Category Archives: Facebook or Faceberg

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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Oops, Part Infinity

What did Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg know and when did she know it? – Yup, looks like Facebook is going full Nixon with an enemies list (well at least one enemy!) and some anti-semitism thrown in for good measure, and … Continue reading

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Oops, Part Infinity

As we know, Facebook (and other Republican miscreants) uses holidays to dump bad news, and so Wednesday before Thanksgiving was when the outgoing head of Communication, Elliot Schrage, Facebook’ed that he is falling on the grenade for the company’s work with GOP … Continue reading

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Oops, Part Infinity (Cont.)

WSJ (Emphaisis mine): “Mark Zuckerberg gathered about 50 of his top lieutenants earlier this year and told them that Facebook Inc. was at war and he planned to lead the company accordingly. “ So, he’s as good a general as he … Continue reading

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