Facebook is investigating another app created by Cambridge University academics after it hoovered up the data of millions of users (FB)

Facebook is investigating another quiz app created by University of Cambridge academics following the Cambridge Analytica scandal. According to the New Scientist, Facebook is probing the myPersonality app, which collected data from 6 million people, around 40% of whom agreed to share their Facebook information. Britain’s Information Commissioner’s Office is also investigating whether the data collected was poorly anonymised. The myPersonality app creator said Facebook has been aware of the app for years.

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