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UK opens probe into use of analytics for political ends

Thursday 18 May 2017 | 10:37 CET | News
The UK's Information Commissioner's Office has opened a formal investigation into the use data analytics for political purposes after starting a preliminary assessment in March. ICO will deepen its current exploration of practices deployed during the UK's EU Referendum campaign but also potentially look at other campaigns. Given the transnational nature of data, ICO will also look at how companies operating internationally deploy analytics in the UK.

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