• Facebook bans Trump-affiliated data firm Cambridge Analytica

    6 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    Facebook is suspending Cambridge Analytica, a data-analysis firm that worked for the Trump campaign, while it investigates whether the company held onto improperly obtained user data after telling Facebook it had deleted the information. The social network said in a blog post that the firm violated its policies by receiving user data from a Facebook...
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  • Facebook Suspends Trump Election Data Firm for Policy Violations

    6 monthes ago - By Bloomberg

    Facebook Inc. suspended Cambridge Analytica, a data company that helped President Donald Trump win the presidential election, saying it retained user information to which it should not have had access.
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  • Facebook suspends data analytics firm that worked for Trump campaign

    6 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Facebook Inc on Friday said it was suspending political data analytics firm Cambridge Analytica, which worked for President Donald Trump's 2016 election campaign, after finding data privacy policies had been violated.
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  • Facebook suspends controversial data-analysis firm Cambridge Analytica from its platform

    Facebook suspends controversial data-analysis firm Cambridge Analytica from its platform

    6 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Facebook announced on Friday that has suspended the data-analytics firms, Cambridge Analytica and Strategic Communication Laboratories from its platform, for its handling of user data.
    "Protecting people's information is at the heart of what we do, and we require the same from people who operate apps on Facebook," a company executive said in a press release .
    President Donald Trump's campaign used Cambridge Analytica during the 2016 election as part of its voter-data operation.
    The firm has been been scrutinized amid accusations of misuse and has since become a thread in the the ongoing...
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  • Facebook suspends Trump-affiliated data firm over privacy concerns

    6 monthes ago - By Politico

    Facebook announced Friday night that it has suspended Cambridge Analytica - a data analysis and communications firm best known for its work for President Donald Trump's campaign - over concerns that it and other parties improperly obtained and stored users' personal information. Facebook didn't cite any of the firm's work for Trump in its suspension announcement. But the news comes as the data mining firm is embroiled in questions from congressional investigators and special counsel Robert Mueller over whether anyone in the U.S. colluded with Russia to undermine the 2016 presidential...
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