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German ministers order meeting with Facebook reps over data scandal

Friday 23 March 2018 | 13:46 CET | News
German politicians have expressed doubts over Facebook's announcement earlier this week to strengthen its data protection policies in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, reported Heise Online. German Federal Data Protection Commissioner Andrea Vosshoff told German newswire dpa that she was skeptical of Facebook's change of course given that Facebook's business model revolves around generating and then "profitably marketing" data, wrote Heise. Still, the company could submit proof of these changes in its policies, she added. 

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