Cambridge Analytica

UK investigators probe Russian access to Facebook data

4 hours ago   |   Miami Herald   |   2 articles

British authorities looking into inappropriate use of data gathered by political consultant Cambridge Analytica from millions of Facebook users say some of the systems that...
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Russia Had Access to Cambridge Analytica Facebook Data, Lawmaker Says

4 hours ago   |   Newsweek   |   2 articles

The incident is being investigated by the British data protection authority.
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Cambridge Analytica's Facebook data was accessed in Russia

Cambridge Analytica's Facebook data was accessed in Russia

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The data Cambridge Analytica harvested from Facebook was accessed in Russia, the UK's Information Commissioner's Office has confirmed. British lawmaker Damian Collins told CNN...
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Cambridge Analytica's Facebook data was accessed from Russia, MP says

19 hours ago   |   CNN Money

The now infamous Facebook data set on tens of millions of Americans gathered by a Cambridge University scientist for a firm that went on to worked for Donald Trump's 2016...
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How Data Privacy Blunders and Conspiracy Theories Helped Fuel the ‘Techlash'

20 hours ago   |   Fortune

Smartphone addiction, data privacy blunders, and a growth-at-all costs mentality has led to public backlash against the tech industry that some refer to as "techlash." That...
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Kate Middleton and Emma Watson's favorite sneakers are 31% off for Amazon Prime Day - and you'll want to add to cart immediately

Kate Middleton and Emma Watson's favorite sneakers are 31% off for Amazon Prime Day - and you'll want to add to cart immediately

22 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The Superga Women's 2750 Cotu Classic Sneaker is currently on sale for 31% off during Amazon Prime Day. Amazon Prime members can score a pair for $45 during the sale. Both Kate...
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Congress questions YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter on what it takes to ban an account

Congress questions YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter on what it takes to ban an account

23 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

During a Tuesday Congressional hearing, representatives from Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube emphasized that if a user on their platform garners too many strikes - that is, they...
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Future queen, Kate, is fast becoming the matriarch in the male-dominated Royal family

Future queen, Kate, is fast becoming the matriarch in the male-dominated Royal family

1 day ago   |   National Post

If the Duchess of Cambridge were given to self-congratulation, she might be forgiven for looking back on a successful week in her public life as wife and mother of future...
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Harvard Employee Apologizes For Asking Mom with Biracial Daughter If She Lives in Affordable Housing

1 day ago   |   Newsweek

"She proceeded to ask me if I lived in the 'affordable apartments' of the building for Cambridge residents or if I lived in one of the Harvard owned apartments."
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Cambridge Analytica tried to sell itself to 18,000 buyers - but received just 4 paltry offers

Cambridge Analytica tried to sell itself to 18,000 buyers - but received just 4 paltry offers

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Scandal-hit Cambridge Analytica attempted to sell itself to more than 18,000 parties after going into administration in May. The company received just four offers to buy its...
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Secret Service Agent Suffers Fatal Stroke on the Job

Secret Service Agent Suffers Fatal Stroke on the Job

A 19-year veteran of the Secret Service has died after suffering a stroke during President Trump's visit to the UK. The 42-year-old agent, identified as Nole E. Remagen, was on... Read more ...

Ford recalls 550K vehicles that could roll away unexpectedly

Ford recalls 550K vehicles that could roll away unexpectedly

The recall affects Ford Fusion and Escape drivers. Read more ...

Kawhi Leonard has been traded to the Toronto Raptors for DeMar DeRozan and...

Kawhi Leonard has been traded to the Toronto Raptors for DeMar DeRozan and both players are seemingly not happy about it

The San Antonio Spurs have agreed to a trade that would send the disgruntled Kawhi Leonard to the Toronto Raptors for DeMar DeRozan. Two other players are involved in the deal... Read more ...

Parents charged with murder after crying infant dies in 'timeout'

Parents charged with murder after crying infant dies in 'timeout'

Police say the parents placed the 4-month-old boy under a comforter because he "wouldn't stop crying." Read more ...

Google hit with record $5 billion EU fine in Android antitrust case

Google hit with record $5 billion EU fine in Android antitrust case

European Union regulators today slapped Google with a massive $5 billion penalty for abusing the dominant position of its Android mobile operating system. Antitrust regulators... Read more ...

Soccer team rescued after 18 days in cave expected to leave hospital

Soccer team rescued after 18 days in cave expected to leave hospital

Some of the boys were treated for minor infections during their hospital stay. Read more ...

Ex-FBI head James Comey urges public to vote for Democrats

Ex-FBI head James Comey urges public to vote for Democrats

Former FBI Director James Comey is urging "all who believe in this country's values" to vote for Democrats in the upcoming midterm elections. Read more ...

MLB takes action after Brewers All-Star's hateful tweets revealed

MLB takes action after Brewers All-Star's hateful tweets revealed

Josh Hader will have more than just opposing batters to focus on as the second half of the season resumes. The Brewers reliever will undergo sensitivity training and... Read more ...

Rep. Jim Jordan interviewed in doctor sex abuse inquiry

Rep. Jim Jordan interviewed in doctor sex abuse inquiry

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Former Ohio State University wrestling coach and current U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan was interviewed by the law firm investigating allegations that a now-dead team... Read more ...

Darrelle Revis announces retirement from NFL after 11 seasons

Darrelle Revis announces retirement from NFL after 11 seasons

Revis, 33, ends his career with 29 interceptions, four forced fumbles and two sacks. Read more ...