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Your likes, your vote? Big personal data exploitation and media manipulation in the US presidential election campaign of Donald Trump in 2016

@inproceedings{surezGonzalo2018YourLY,
  title={Your likes, your vote? Big personal data exploitation and media manipulation in the US presidential election campaign of Donald Trump in 2016},
  author={sara su{\'a}rez-Gonzalo},
  year={2018}
}
On March 17, 2018, the newspapers Observer and The New York Times published the testimony of a new “whistleblower” named Christopher Wylie. The news reports revealed the supposed improper transfer of the data of millions of Facebook users to the company Cambridge Analytica, along with the fact that this company may have used these data to favour the victory of Donald Trump in the 2016 US general elections via a micro-targeting strategy based on military psychological attack techniques. It also… 
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