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Annotation - Cambridge Analytica: Undercover Secrets of Trump's Data Firm

In the third and final part of their undercover investigation, Channel 4 News captures chief executives from Cambridge Analytica explaining how the firm used social media analytics to win the 2016 U.S. 880 more words

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Annotation - Cambridge Analytica Uncovered: Secret filming reveals election tricks

The Cambridge Analytica story is what inspired me to pursue research on the details and methods of data processing that form the technical basis of using social media metadata for psychographic purposes, and the role of programming in accessing, collecting, processing, and using social media data, and the specific tools and workflow that enable this work. 904 more words

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Annotation - Channel 4 News Report - Cambridge Analytica: Whistleblower reveals data grab of 50 million Facebook profiles

So far in this project I’ve been annotating traditional academic sources. These sources explore methods of machine learning, Natural Language Processing, sentiment analysis, and the tools used to mine social media for research purposes. 1,044 more words

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Donald Trump and the “I Was Framed by my own Side” Trump Russia Defence

A couple of days ago, leading Trump-Russia news blog Palmer Report ran a story suggesting that Donald Trump’s new choice of attorney in the Trump-Russia investigation, will be Fox News guest Joe diGenova. 622 more words

Cambridge Analytica's dirty tricks! media and political critics, who for years feted “big data,” suddenly pretend it’s a crime,

“We just put information into the bloodstream of the internet, and then . . . give it a little push every now and again . . 719 more words

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Nix in a Twist

A dubious fellow named Nix/
Made money from harvesting clicks/
And boasted his firm/
Secured Trump his term/
By various underhand tricks.///

A dubious fellow named Nix…

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Cambridge Analytica and Kompromat

Can we just stop ignoring the fact that human trafficking is a HUGE issue as part of the Channel 4 News expose on Cambridge Analytica?  Is it not equally as bad as the misuse of data belonging to 50 million people in this country?   728 more words