Masters of the Universe: Google and Facebook Censor Abortion Referendum Ads in Ireland

Tech giants Facebook and Google have banned advertisements related to Ireland’s upcoming abortion referendum this month. Ahead of Ireland’s upcoming referendum, which will decide whether or not the country’s eighth amendment preventing abortion in the country will be revoked, Silicon Valley’s masters of the universe have chosen to ban advertisements relating to the referendum. Facebook … More Masters of the Universe: Google and Facebook Censor Abortion Referendum Ads in Ireland

Facebook Circles the Wagons and Shuffles Executives Following User Privacy Scandal

Getty/Chip Somodevilla by Lucas Nolan9 May 20180 9 May, 20189 May, 2018 Facebook is reportedly overhauling its entire management structure following its recent user data scandal. Facebook has begun a huge overhaul of their management structure, according to the New York Times. The tech company has reportedly restructured into three new divisions with leadership of the company’s … More Facebook Circles the Wagons and Shuffles Executives Following User Privacy Scandal

Masters of the Universe: Tech Companies to Attend White House AI Discussion

TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images by Lucas Nolan9 May 20180 9 May, 20189 May, 2018 Executives from tech companies such as Amazon, Google, and Facebook are set to attend a discussion on Artificial Intelligence at the White House on Thursday. Alongside 34 other major U.S. companies, Google, Amazon, and Facebook are set to appear at a … More Masters of the Universe: Tech Companies to Attend White House AI Discussion

Zeta-Jones to star in Facebook comedy ‘Queen America’

New York (AFP) – British Oscar winner Catherine Zeta-Jones will star in the dark comedy “Queen America,” the first major series produced by Facebook, which is seeking a foothold in the uber-competitive market for original content. The sultry 48-year-old actress, who took home an Oscar in 2003 for “Chicago,” confirmed her jump to the small … More Zeta-Jones to star in Facebook comedy ‘Queen America’

Privacy Experts Warn About Dangers of New Facebook Dating Feature

Following the announcement of Facebook’s new dating feature, privacy experts have expressed skepticism surrounding the company’s new direction. Facebook recently announced a new Tinder-style dating app that would allow Facebook users to express romantic interest in other users attending the same events as them or located nearby. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg stated during the F8 conference: … More Privacy Experts Warn About Dangers of New Facebook Dating Feature

New Malware Targets Facebook Users’ Passwords and Money

Chris Jackson/Getty Images by Lucas Nolan4 May 20180 4 May, 20184 May, 2018 A new malware attack is targeting Facebook users’ passwords and money via the Facebook Messenger app. The virus, named FacexWorm, is a modified version of a previously identified virus, Fox News reports. The virus uses Facebook messenger to send links to users, … More New Malware Targets Facebook Users’ Passwords and Money

Facebook Hires Another Democrat Lobbyist, Spent $3.8 Million on Lobbying in First Quarter 2018

by Allum Bokhari3 May 20180 3 May, 20183 May, 2018 Facebook has hired another top Democrat staffer, Chris Randle, as a government affairs specialist, during a year in which the social media giant has already spent $3.8 million on lobbying. Randle joins Facebook from Capitol Hill, where he worked as legislative director to Democratic congressman … More Facebook Hires Another Democrat Lobbyist, Spent $3.8 Million on Lobbying in First Quarter 2018

Facebook Is Joining Other Masters of the Universe Invading Homes with Smart Devices

by Lucas Nolan3 May 20180 3 May, 20183 May, 2018 Facebook is joining tech giants such as Amazon and Google in an attempt to place a constantly listening “home assistant” device in users’ homes. Many expected Facebook to reveal their new “smart speakers” at their F8 developer conference, however, the company chose not to do … More Facebook Is Joining Other Masters of the Universe Invading Homes with Smart Devices

Heritage Foundation Defends Facebook’s ‘Right’ to Censor, Will Oppose Regulation

The Heritage Foundation will defend Facebook’s legal right as a “private company” to censor content and will oppose attempts to regulate the tech giant, according to the think tank’s senior research fellow for technology, Klon Kitchen. In an interview with Breitbart News, Kitchen argued that as a private company, Facebook has the right to censor … More Heritage Foundation Defends Facebook’s ‘Right’ to Censor, Will Oppose Regulation

Jamie Glazov Suspended from Twitter for Quoting Islamic Religious Texts

Francois Durand/Getty Images for Twitter; Edit: BNN by Lucas Nolan2 May 20180 2 May, 20182 May, 2018 Canadian columnist and host of the Glazov Gang, Jamie Glazov, was suspended from Twitter after he posted direct quotes from the Qur’an and Hadith. Jamie Glazov’s Twitter account was temporarily suspended and he was forced to delete tweets he posted … More Jamie Glazov Suspended from Twitter for Quoting Islamic Religious Texts