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Facebook and Cambridge Analytica
Cambridge Analytica has obtained and used millis of Facebook profiles as part of its campaign strategy for Dald Trump in the last US presidential electi. User profiles were collected in 2013 through a persality quiz applicati that captured participants' profiles and profiles of all their friends. This has brought somewhere between 30 milli and 50 milli accounts.
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Facebook has stated that the profiles were collected in violati of its terms of service. cvince users of incidents like this will not happen again. The US Federal Trade Commissi is worried about how Facebook has treated the privacy of users in the past, as well as now, and launched its own investigati.