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Cambridge Analytica Explained: Data and Elections

<i>Disclaimer: This piece was written in April 2017. Since publishing, further information has come out about Cambridge Analytica and the company’s</i> …

Propaganda and Counter-Terrorism: Strategies for global change Kindle Edition

This book offers a unique account of British and United States Governments' attempts to adapt their propaganda strategies to global terrorist threats …

After working for Trump’s campaign, British data firm eyes new U.S. government contracts

During last year’s race, President Trump’s campaign paid millions of dollars to a data science firm, Cambridge Analytica, that touted its ability to target voters through psychological profiling.<p>Now, with Trump in office, Cambridge’s British parent company is ramping up its U.S. government business …

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The Secret Agenda of a Facebook Quiz

Do you panic easily? Do you often feel blue? Do you have a sharp tongue? Do you get chores done right away? Do you believe in the importance of art?<p>If ever you’ve answered questions like these on one of the free personality quizzes floating around Facebook, you’ll have learned what’s known as your …

Trump Data Gurus Leave Long Trail of Subterfuge, Dubious Dealing

Last fall, the political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica gained fame as the group of nerdy British data scientists that helped Donald Trump get …

Facebook Failed to Protect 30 Million Users From Having Their Data Harvested by Trump Campaign Affiliate

In 2014, traces of an unusual survey, connected to Facebook, began appearing on internet message boards. The boards were frequented by remote …

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