Mark Zuckerberg ‘Strongly’ Disagrees With Leaked ‘Ugly’ Memo from Facebook VP

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is distancing himself from an unearthed 2016 memo, where VP Andrew “Boz” Bosworth told employees that connecting the world is paramount, despite a “questionable” growth strategy that might have tragic consequences. “Boz is a talented leader who says many provocative things. This was one that most people at Facebook including myself … Read more

Here’s How to Quit Facebook and Delete Your Account

The revelation that data firm Cambridge Analytica gained access to the personal information of 50 million Facebook users without their approval has caused many Americans to consider leaving the social network. The New York Times reported Monday that Cambridge Analytica had purchased leaked user data for millions of Americans from a third party, in order … Read more

Stephen Colbert Clowns Cambridge Analytica Bosses For Falling For Their Own Evil Tricks (Video)

What with FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe being fired Friday and Donald Trump acting out on Twitter about it, it can be easy to forget the other huge story of the past couple days: the allegation that voter research firm Cambridge Analytica harvested the personal data of 50 million so the Trump campaign could essentially weaponize … Read more

British Authorities to Seek Warrant to Search Cambridge Analytica’s Databases and Servers

CEO of Cambridge Analytica Alexander Nix speaks at the 2016 Concordia Summit, New York City /Getty British Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham told Britain’s Channel 4 News on Monday that her office will seek a warrant to search the offices of Cambridge Analytica. Denham said she issued “demand for access” to the London-based political consulting firm on March … Read more

Mark Zuckerberg Is Russia, Trump and Cambridge Analytica’s Useful Idiot

What I’d like to know is why any of us are on Facebook anymore. I’d also like to know when we are going to stop treating Mark Zuckerberg like some benevolent potentate in the magical land of Tech, and start holding him responsible for what he is, and what he has done to our democracy. … Read more

US Attorney General to Investigate Facebook Over Data Leak to Group Linked to Trump Campaign

Politicians in Congress and Parliament are demanding Facebook testify as to how a conservative political data firm with ties to Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign collected profiles from more than 50 million unsuspecting Facebook users to target voters during the presidential election. According to The New York Times and The Observer, Cambridge Analytica, which was founded … Read more