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Facebook Now Automatically Blocks articles
March 11, 2019
March 11, 2019. Facebook had automatically blocked the URL when it was shared, stating, "This post goes against our community guidelines on spam." ...
How to Have Power Over the Big Tech Companies (And Still Use Their Products)
September 27, 2018
September 27, 2018. If everyone knows that customers aren't going anywhere, their demands will fall on deaf ears. ...
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The Real Reason the Government Won’t Hold Big Tech Accountable
September 26, 2018
September 26, 2018. Why would the government regulate away its own benefits from the tech companies? ...
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No one has ever lost this much money in all of human history
July 26, 2018
July 26, 2018. I think today marks a MAJOR turning point for the “everything bull market” that’s been going on for ten years. ...
How You Can Distinguish Fake News from Real News, According to the Expert
February 15, 2018
"It's as if the media had been given its marching orders." ...
Warning: One of These Monopolies is Going to Control You
November 16, 2017
Why are governments so interested in breaking up monopolies? To protect the biggest monopoly of all, the government. ...
Could This be the Beginning of the End for Facebook?
August 22, 2017
"Facebook is for old people," I was told by a 17-year-old last week in San Francisco at the Startup Societies Summit. He doesn't use the social media platform. He's right too. About half a million fewer teens aged 12-17 will use Facebook this year compared to l ...
3 Crucial Battles in the War of Big Tech
August 04, 2017
The big tech companies just seem to get bigger and bigger. Is there any hope for industry disruption? Or have they basically secured their hold on monopolies in their fields? ...
Facebook Spies on You to Manipulate Your Emotions
June 09, 2017
They have submitted a patent to spy on users through their phones' camera in order to analyze their facial emotions in real time. ...
The Real Reason Zuckerberg Supports A Universal Basic Income
May 26, 2017
Why is the world's 6th richest man lecturing the public on the wealth gap, and floating ideas like the government spreading OUR wealth around while hoarding his own? ...
Court Rules Facebook Can’t Challenge Demands for User Data (and Can’t Tell Users)
April 12, 2017
Facebook is not exactly the champion of user privacy, but at least in one case, the company did go to bat for its users. Facebook took New York law enforcement to court over secret warrants that allowed authorities to collect user data. ...