Politiko fans are unsure whether a company linked to the controversial London-based political consultancy firm Cambridge Analytica played a key role in President Rodrigo Duterte’s 2016 campaign.
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It was former President Benigno Aquino III, not President Rodrigo Duterte, who tapped the services of the controversial London-based political consultancy firm Cambridge Analytica, to win the elections, former Cabinet Secretary Rigoberto…
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Senator Bam Aquino on Saturday welcomed Facebook’s initiative to push through with a local-fact checking coalition aimed at addressing the spread of fake news on its platform.
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The Philippine government said Friday it was investigating the breach of data of its citizens who use Facebook, after a massive leak of user information to British political consultancy Cambridge Analytica.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has denied tapping the London-based political consultancy firm Cambridge Analytica for his 2016 presidential campaign.
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If Cambridge Analytica, the London-based political consultancy firm at the center of the Facebook data harvesting scandal overseas, is an expert in using psychological profiling to influence voters, the Philippine partner of its parent firm…
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Facebook said Tuesday it would begin offering rewards to people who report misuse of private information from the social network, as part of an effort to step up data protection in the wake of a firestorm.
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Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg accepted personal responsibility Tuesday for the leak of data on tens of millions of its users, while warning of an "arms race" against Russian disinformation during a high-stakes hearing with US lawmakers.
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Detained Senator Leila de Lima on Tuesday said President Rodrigo Duterte’s declaration of war on the Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno is “unacceptable behavior” for any public official.
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Malacañang has denied the involvement of the London-based political consultancy firm Cambridge Analytica's parent firm in the 2016 campaign of President Rodrigo Duterte amid reports of its hand in his victory.
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Rodrigo Duterte’s transformation from a tough but unassuming mayor of Davao City into a foul mouthed candidate was likely a result of Cambridge Analytica’s move to rebrand him as the winner of the 2016 presidential race, former senator…
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Mark Zuckerberg will appear before US lawmakers this week as a firestorm rocks Facebook over its data privacy scandal, with pressure mounting for new regulations on social media platforms.
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Facebook announced Friday it will require political ads on its platform to state who is paying for the message and would verify the identity of the payer, in a bid to curb outside election interference.
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Filipinos accounted for the most number of Facebook accounts improperly culled and shared by British political consultancy firm Cambridge Analytica, next only to Americans.
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Facebook said Wednesday the personal data of up to 87 million users was improperly shared with British political consultancy Cambridge Analytica, as Mark Zuckerberg defended his leadership at the huge social network.
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India's ruling and main opposition parties on Monday accused each other of using social media dirty tricks to mine and share followers' personal data.
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Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg took out full-page ads in almost all of Britain's national newspapers Sunday to apologise for a huge data privacy scandal.
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The use of Facebook data to target voters has triggered global outrage with the Cambridge Analytica scandal. But the concept is nothing new: Barack Obama made extensive use of the social network in 2008 and stepped up "micro-targeting" in…
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With Facebook mired in its worst-ever crisis, the rest of Silicon Valley is looking to come to terms with the dark side of its data-driven business model where tech titans have mined fortunes from what people reveal online.
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The Nordic region's largest bank Nordea said Wednesday it would not allow its investment funds to buy stocks in Facebook after the social media giant was ensnarled in a major data scandal.
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Kenya's ruling Jubilee Party on Wednesday denied that Cambridge Analytica had stage-managed the victory of President Uhuru Kenyatta in highly disputed and deadly 2017 elections.
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It was one of hundreds of cute questionnaires that were shared widely on Facebook and other social media, like "Which Pokeman Are You?" and "What Are Your Most Used Words?"
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Facebook said Tuesday the company was "outraged" after being "deceived" over the misuse of data by political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica, which improperly harvested information on 50 million users.