Cambridge Analytica CEO, er, nixed as WhatsApp co-founder joins #DeleteFacebook movement

CEO Alexander Nix has been suspended after a second Channel 4 report showed him claiming credit for the election of Donald Trump. The report, which aired on Tuesday, saw Nix boasting of running the “digital campaign” for Trump’s election team, helping him to secure “tens of thousands” of votes in three crucial states. He also admitted to using encrypted email service ProtonMail to proactively delete potential evidence.

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