Facebook challenged to give TED talk on political ads

On stage at TED, the journalist who helped expose the Cambridge Analytica scandal rebuked the heads of Facebook and other tech giants for helping erode democracy. Carole Cadwalladr, the journalist who exposed how Cambridge Analytica harvested data from 87 million Facebook users and subsequently influenced both the Brexit vote and the election of Donald Trump, made her assessment of social platforms perfectly clear in an unprecedented TED talk in Vancouver on April 15. On stage, she directly addressed Mark Zuckerberg, Sheryl Standard, Larry Page, Sergey Brin, and Jack Dorsey—an especially bold move, as Dorsey was scheduled to speak on the same stage the following day—as the “gods of Silicon Valley” and located them at the epicenter of the crisis in western democracy.Read Full Story

Facebook challenged to give TED talk on political ads

Journalist Carole Cadwalladr challenges Mark Zuckerberg to address TED about "election fraud".

Tue 16 Apr 19 from BBC Technology

Journalist Carole Cadwalladr says ‘the gods of Silicon Valley’ have broken democracy

On the same day that she became a Pulitzer Prize finalist for her work bringing the Cambridge Analytica scandal to light, journalist Carole Cadwalladr took the stage at TED to “address ...

Mon 15 Apr 19 from TechCrunch

Carole Cadwalladr blasts tech titans at TED: Your technology is “a crime scene”

On stage at TED, the journalist who helped expose the Cambridge Analytica scandal rebuked the heads of Facebook and other tech giants for helping erode democracy. Carole Cadwalladr, the journalist ...

Tue 16 Apr 19 from Fastcompany Tech

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