Cambridge Analytica

Toronto Man Sues Facebook for $500,000 Over ‘Anxiety’ from Cambridge Analytica Breach

According to a new report from IT World Canada, Toronto resident Alfonzo Mattucci is suing Facebook for $500,00 claiming that the Cambridge Analytica breach caused him anxiety. His lawyer from Diamond and Diamond Darryl Singer said he received two notifications from Facebook in April notifying him that “personal information had been improperly accessed and shared with Cambridge...

Cambridge Analytica Shuts Down Amid Facebook Data-Sharing Scandal

Cambridge Analytica, the political consultancy firm at the centre of the Facebook data-sharing scandal, is shutting down. According to a new report from the Wall Street Journal, Cambridge Analytica and its parent company Strategic Communications Laboratories (SCL) announced they are shutting down operations and filing bankruptcy. The company, which is at the center of the Facebook data scandal and...