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Christopher Wylie.

Facebook’s scramble to clean up the Cambridge Analytica data scandal laid bare in newly published documents

Key players in the Cambridge Analytica scandal, including the firm's disgraced former CEO Alexander Nix, signed statements confirming they deleted the data of 87 million user profiles.
Facebook co-founder, Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before the House Energy and Commerce Committee in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill April 11, 2018 in Washington, DC.

Facebook banned 583 million fake accounts over 3 months, in an unprecedented display of transparency

Facebook is providing the world with an unprecedented look at how much content on the social network it takes action against for breaking its rules.
Former Cambridge Analytica CEO Alexander Nix and Nigel Farage, the ex-UKIP leader.

We finally have an answer about Cambridge Analytica’s murky work on Brexit — but mystery still lingers

Cambridge Analytica did not work with Nigel Farage's Brexit campaign group Leave.EU, according to the UK's Electoral Commission. But huge questions remain about Cambridge Analytica's ties to the official Brexit campaign group, Vote Leave.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at the company's F8 developer conference last week.

Facebook’s reorganization is little more than chair-shuffling — and a missed opportunity for Mark Zuckerberg and company

BI PRIME: Facebook unveiled its biggest-ever reorganization on Tuesday, but it's most likely much ado about nothing. Though the company could use some outside perspectives, it's merely moving people around. And some old hands will be even more empowered.
CEO of Cambridge Analytica, Alexander Nix.

Cambridge Analytica won’t be rebranded under a new name, its founder says

The founder of Cambridge Analytica's parent company, Nigel Oakes, told Bloomberg on Tuesday the firm won't be rebranding under a new company called Emerdata.
Alexander Nix, the former CEO of Cambridge Analytica

Cambridge Analytica’s data may be sold to the highest bidder during bankruptcy

Assuming it still has them, the data Cambridge Analytica gleaned from Facebook and the psychological profiles it created from that data could be auctioned off to the highest bidder in its bankruptcy proceeding.

Facebook is reportedly researching an ad-free version of its site where people would pay a monthly fee

CEO Mark Zuckerberg has said that Facebook would always offer a free version of its site — but Facebook is beginning to think seriously about a subscription-based version without ads, according to a recent report.
Cambridge Analytica CEO Alexander Nix is accosted by journalists on Tuesday.

The Cambridge Analytica power players set up a mysterious new data firm — and they could use it for a ‘Blackwater-style’ rebrand

The New York Times reported that Emerdata could be a front to rebrand Cambridge Analytica and SCL Group after the former was shutdown on Wednesday.
Alexander Nix, the suspended CEO of Cambridge Analytica.

Investigators warn Cambridge Analytica bosses that they can run, but they can’t hide

Britain's Information Commissioner's Office and Electoral Commission will continue to pursue Cambridge Analytica after it shut down on Wednesday following the Facebook data scandal.