Cambridge Analytica gathered Facebook data with 'sex compass' quiz - CNET

Cambridge Analytica and its partners used data from previously unknown “Facebook-connected questionnaires” to obtain user data from the social media service, according to testimony from a former Cambridge Analytica employee. Kaiser said a “sex compass” app was used to obtain data Brittany Kaiser provided evidence to the British Parliament today as part of a hearing on fake news. Kaiser, who worked on the business team at Cambridge Analytica’s parent company until January of this year, wrote in a statement that she was “aware in a general sense of a wide range of surveys” used by Cambridge Analytica or its partners, and she said she believes the number of people whose Facebook data may have been compromised is likely higher than the... Continue reading…

Cambridge Analytica gathered Facebook data with 'sex compass' quiz - CNET

The number of Facebook users who had their data acquired could far exceed 87 million, says a former Cambridge Analytica employee.

Tue 17 Apr 18 from CNET

Cambridge Analytica may have used other quizzes to gather Facebook data

Brittany Kaiser, a former Cambridge Analytica employee, testified today in front of a UK committee that's investigating the misuse of Facebook users' personal data. Kaiser ...

Tue 17 Apr 18 from Engadget

CA also used ‘sex compass’ and other quiz apps for sucking Facebook data, says former employee

Brittney Kaiser, a former employee for Cambridge Analytica — who left the company in January and is today giving evidence in front of a UK parliament committee that’s investigating ...

Tue 17 Apr 18 from TechCrunch

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