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Cambridge Analytica deceived Facebook users, says FTC

Cambridge Analytica deceived Facebook users, says FTC

US regulators on Friday said they found the now defunct British political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica had deceived consumers about the collection of Facebook data for voter profiling and targeting. The Federal Trade Commission also found that Cambridge Analytica engaged in deceptive practices relating to its participation in the EU-US …

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Passage: Three icons of movement, mirth and media

“Sunday Morning” remembers the passing of a modern dance giant, an award-winning playwright, and a storied alternative paper: Paul Taylor died Wednesday, August 29, at Beth Israel Medical Center in Manhattan. He was 88. An iconic figure in the world of dance, Taylor created works of scintillating athleticism and humor. A …

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Kansas judge accused of racial bias with cases under review

WICHITA, Kan. — A foul-mouthed Kansas judge accused of bigotry and racism who cursed at courthouse employees so often that a trial clerk kept a “swear journal” documenting his obscene outbursts is facing complaints that his conduct violates the central judicial canons of independence, integrity and impartiality. The Kansas Commission …

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Does the OnePlus 7T have wireless charging?

The OnePlus 7T and 7T Pro are among our favourite smartphones out right now. Indeed, the 7T is currently top of our best smartphones chart. Despite being among the company’s most expensive releases to date, the Chinese company’s latest handsets still offer excellent value for money. The devices provide nearly …

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WALL STREET JOURNAL-BEST SELLERS

WALL STREET JOURNAL-BEST SELLERS

5. “Disney 5-Minute Christmas Stories” by Disney Book Group (Disney Press) 6. “The Guardians” by John Grisham (Doubleday) 7. “Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens (G.P. Putnam’s Sons) 8. “White Knight” by Meghan March (Meghan March) 9. “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire: The Illustrated Edition” by J.K. …

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Virginia bans prison strip-searches for children

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Governor Ralph Northam said he was “disturbed” by the incident Virginia has suspended a rule allowing children to be strip-searched before jail visits after an eight-year-old girl was subjected to the ordeal. Prison officials have apologised for last month’s incident and said proper procedures …

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