Category Archives: Facebook or Faceberg

‘Oops’ Part Infinity

Facebook announced that it will ban dangerous people from its platforms. The list of the damned, er, banned includes Milo Yippingpapaya, Louis Farrakhan, Alex Jones (and his InfoWars), Paul Joseph Watson (the UK’s Alex Jones), hand-cuffed to Twitter’s Front Door … Continue reading

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‘Oops,’ Part Infinity

Here’s something from a piece on a NBC News article that seems buried to me, but gets right to the heart of how Facebook IS the platform of choice for hate groups to use for organizing attacks (emphasis mine): “Melissa … Continue reading

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‘Oops,’ Said Faceberg

Axios tells us that Facebook said it’s planning for a possible $3 billion to $5 billion privacy fine that would set a record for the Federal Trade Commission. Why dat fine, you ask (emphasis mine): “Facebook took a $3 billion … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You to Drink

Happy Hour News Briefs   Our old pal Dr. Chaps, Demon Hunter, is now an antivaxxer, too. (Also: good to know that Faceberg is allowing this kind of disinformation through.)

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“Oops,” Part Infinity

Facebook is now under criminal investigation for partnerships they made with more than 150 companies to give them special access to users’ data, according to the NYTimes: “Federal prosecutors are conducting a criminal investigation into data deals Facebook struck with … Continue reading

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The Future According to Faceberg

I’ve been trying to understand our failed Media’s analysis of  Mark Faceberg’s TL;DR manifesto on the future of Facebook. I finally gave up and read his FB post myself. The Media keeps focusing on the merging of the assorted texting … Continue reading

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Faceberg Continues To Grow In Spite of Itself

CNN tells us: “Facebook posted $6.9B profit in Q4 2018. Facebook  “now has 1.52 billion people who use the social network every single day, and 2.32 billion who use it every month, both of which are up 9% from the year … Continue reading

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Be Better, Social Media!

Faceberg and the Twatter have privately sought advice from Wingnuttia and Y’all Qaeda. WSJ: “Facebook has privately sought advice from the Family Research Council, a conservative Christian public-policy group [ED: the Southern Poverty Law Center classifies FRC as a “hate … Continue reading

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Putin Protected His Portfolio

Little Kremlin-on-the-Potomac Months after Comrade Prznint Stupid took office, Russia’s disinformation teams trained their sights on special counsel Robert S. Mueller III. The Russian operatives unloaded on Mueller through the Facebooks, the Twitters, and others (Instagram, which is also owned … Continue reading

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Tired of Winning Yet?

Russia’s disinformation campaign is an ongoing effort is the conclusion of a report prepared for the Senate Intelligence Committee, and obtained by the WaPo: “A report prepared for the Senate that provides the most sweeping analysis yet of Russia’s disinformation … Continue reading

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