May 3, 2018

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(U.S. Edition) Cambridge Analytica, the data firm that harvested personal information from Facebook users to target voters in the 2016 presidential election, is filing for bankruptcy. We'll recap the company's involvement with conservative donors and why it says it can't…

(U.S. Edition) Cambridge Analytica, the data firm that harvested personal information from Facebook users to target voters in the 2016 presidential election, is filing for bankruptcy. We’ll recap the company’s involvement with conservative donors and why it says it can’t continue to operate. Afterwards, we’ll look at how Xiaomi, a Chinese smartphone maker, is launching an initial public offering that would make it the third-largest tech IPO ever. Plus: We dive into a new study that suggests good grades may count against female job applicants. 

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC