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Cambridge Analytica files for bankruptcy amidst “siege” of negative attention

Enlarge / A view of 597 5th Ave, where the New York City office of Cambridge Analytica is on the 7th floor, May 2, 2018 in New York City. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images) Cambridge Analytica LLC, the American arm of … Continue reading

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Farewell To a Genius: Stephen Hawking’s Family Say Their Last Goodbyes As Thousands Line the Streets of Cambridge for the Physicists Funeral, Where Eddie Redmayne Paid Tribute To the Scientist He Played on Screen

Thousands of mourners lined the streets of Cambridge last week to say farewell to Stephen Hawking, the renowned theoretical physicist who passed away in March. Though Hawking was a professed atheist, the ceremony was a traditional Anglican service. His family… … Continue reading

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How Cambridge Analytica’s Facebook targeting model really worked

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) The researcher whose work is at the center of the uproar over Cambridge Analytica's Facebook data analysis and political advertising has revealed that his method worked much like the one Netflix uses to recommend movies. In an … Continue reading

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Documents from former Cambridge Analytica workers widen scope of engagement with campaigns

The complex story of Cambridge Analytica’s impact on U.S. campaigns is being revealed with greater clarity as the Washington Post continues its reporting based on documents provided to them by former Cambridge Analytica research director, and whistleblower, Christopher Wylie and … Continue reading

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Cambridge Analytica’s London offices raided by British investigators

Enlarge / The offices of Cambridge Analytica in central London. Facebook expressed outrage over the misuse of its data as Cambridge Analytica, the British firm at the center of a major scandal rocking the social media giant, suspended its chief … Continue reading

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