Scandal engulfing Facebook widens after latest allegations

Facebook's CEO apologized for the Cambridge Analytica scandal with ads in multiple U.S. and British newspapers Sunday. The ads signed by Mark Zuckerberg say the social media platform doesn't deserve to hold personal information if it can't pro

"They worked extensively in India, they have an office", said Wylie in the ongoing deposition.

After five days of near-silence from on the Cambridge Analytica scandal that harvested data from millions of Facebook users, Mark Zuckerberg set out on an apology tour by sitting down for interviews with a number of news organizations last week including Wired, The New York Times and CNN. He called the company's operations in developing countries "an example of what modern-day colonialism looks like". "But BJP needs to answer, who was this NRI business person who hired Cambridge Analytica in the run-up to 2014 polls to manufacture false surveys, to ask leading questions and to bring down the Congress government?" he asked.

Christoper Wylie gave evidence to the British Parliament's Select Committee on Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, following his statements to Channel 4 during their recent investigation into Cambridge Analytica. Rahul Gandhi had been trying to divert attention.

Cambridge Analytica is accused of illegally obtaining information from Facebook users after misleadingly gaining access under the guise of an app.

He said Cambridge Analytica's parent company SCL worked with Israeli spy firm, Black Cube, to compromise Buhari's private data in events leading to the 2015 general elections. Wylie said. "And if you can rile up voters and make them more militaristic, you don't need to lobby senators because the lobbying bubbles up".

Cambridge Analytica used the data to create the psychographic and psychological message in order to predict and change the process of their voting.

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"There are stories that have started to come out of Wylie's Romanian predecessor's involvement in India, that when he died in Kenya, he was working for Congress, according to reports from India".

He added that he had received some "intimidating legal correspondence" from Facebook, whose chief executive Mark Zuckerberg has refused to appear before MPs, although a stand-in for him will give evidence in April. But it is possible that Cambridge Analytica reports still has the personal information of the users.

The Canadian whistleblower at the heart of the Facebook privacy scandal says he believes it is "reasonable" to conclude that the outcome of the Brexit vote was altered by "cheating" through manipulation of data to influence voters.

"When you think about the fact that Donald Trump lost the popular vote by three million votes but won the electoral college vote, that's down to the data and the research", Tayler said in the recording. Vote Leave denies any wrongdoing. "Mr. Rahul Gandhi should explain the role of Cambridge Analytica in his social media profile", he had asked.

Using loopholes that existed in Facebook's Open Graph in 2014, 270,000 users who downloaded the app effectively opened the door to the harvesting of a total of 50m user profiles.

Aggregate IQ has long maintained its independence from Cambridge Analytica and the SCL Group - but Wylie insisted that Aggregate IQ, while not owned by Cambridge Analytica, held the licence to the intellectual property that formed the basis of Cambridge Analytica's software, and effectively operated as an "internal entity" that were kept at arms-length for purposes of political expediency.

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