Did Leave cheat with Brexit data?
After last week’s reports that unauthorised data may have helped Donald Trump to victory in the US presidential election, attention this week shifted to the UK and allegations that Leave campaigners breached campaign rules in the way they deployed data to sway the EU referendum vote. (more…)
Tech trust set to plumb new depths
Just as we thought levels of public trust in tech business couldn’t get much lower, this week’s events around Facebook/Cambridge Analytica look certain to take trust down to new lows, as the data abuse story dominates all the headlines. Julian Blake reports. (more…)