There’s something about a conspiracy theory that seems to hook people in a way that’s more attractive and long-lasting than any ordinary rumour. Maybe it’s how it usually involves governments or major corporations, or maybe we’re just too used to seeing Hollywood movies packed with...

'Profiteering' — sounds like a cross between 'racketeering' and 'piracy'. That's what some are calling the latest scandal that has Facebook's 87 million user data breach and political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica right at the eye of the storm. A storm that is being investigated by...

As the fallout from Facebook's tangle with Cambridge Analytica and the ensuing scandal widens, users are struggling to gain a sense of the series of events leading up to its exposition, let alone what the future holds for the 2.2 billion strong platform. Justice and the...