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Ministry of Truth: Facebook will now tell you what is real vs fake news

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Editor’s note: over the past three weeks Hang The Bankers has experienced heavy censorship on Facebook. Our articles now reach one third of what they did in the months prior, despite having over 17,600 loyal followers on the social media network. Social media giant Facebook has announced the site will prompt users if …

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Facebook employees wanted Donald Trump’s posts removed as hate speech

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Some of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s posts on Facebook have set off an intense debate inside the social media company over the past year, with some employees arguing certain posts about banning Muslims from entering the U.S. should be removed for violating the site’s rules on hate speech, according to …

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Facebook emotions experiment linked to Pentagon research on civil unrest

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Facebook‘s experiment on over half-a-million unsuspecting users has taken a new twist with the revelation that a researcher connected to a Department of Defense-funded program to use the military to quell civil unrest also participated in the study. Social media sites exploded over the weekend after it was revealed that …

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Google to Wi-Fi entire planet with 180 satellites

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The world wide web may seem like a global community, but two-thirds of the planet still remain without access. Now, Google is planning to change this by launching a fleet of 180 satellites to provide web access for the 4.8 billion people not yet online, according to sources close to …

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“Josie the Outlaw” page deleted by Facebook

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This article is originally from Christopher Cantwell’s website. With no warning, no notice, and no explanation given, the “Josie the Outlaw” Facebook page has been deleted. Josie Wales, admin of the page, and YouTube sensation, still has her personal profile. I originally heard about the story from We Are Change, and asked Josie …

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Facebook monitors your chats for criminal activity

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Facebook and other social platforms are watching users’ chats for criminal activity and notifying police if any suspicious behaviour is detected, according to a report. The screening process begins with scanning software that monitors chats for words or phrases that signal something might be amiss, such as an exchange of personal …

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How to delete your social media accounts

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Social networks walk a fine line between being a useful tool and a crippling addiction. Whether you want your free time back or don’t like your information scattered about on the internet, you may be considering deactivating some accounts. Wanting to delete your account is one thing, but actually being able …

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Facebook buys facial recognition startup Face.com

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Facebook has purchased facial recognition startup Face.com, the companies announced Monday morning. “People who use Facebook enjoy sharing photos and memories with their friends, and Face.com’s technology has helped to provide the best photo experience,” a Facebook spokesperson told VentureBeat. “This transaction simply brings a world-class team and a long-time …

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New Facebook policy raises alarms over sharing of user data

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Facebook’s new privacy policy violates EU law, raising concerns over the sharing of private data with affiliated business without user consent. US privacy experts expressed concern over how Facebook shares this data with advertisers. European Data Protection Commissioner Gary Davis has asked for Facebook to clarify its new changes to …

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Man buys 1 million Facebook users’ personal information for $5

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How much is your personal information worth? How about a data set consisting of over 1 million individual’s personal information complete with their full legal name, personal E-mail address, and URL to their Facebook account as confirmation? According to one ‘mystery’ company that recently sold 1 million Facebook users’ personal information to a …

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Founder of George Soros backed Media Matters caught conspiring with Facebook and Google to shut down independent media

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Hard-left political activist David Brock, founder of Media Matters – the father of “Fake News” – is working with co-conspirators Google and Facebook to implement a strategy designed to ban conservative and libertarian websites, including HangTheBankers.com. This is especially a problem given attempts being made by Eric Schmidt, the founder …

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Facebook knows your secrets: ‘Likes’ reveal users’ personality

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Facebook’s ‘like’ button can reveal more than you realize, a new study has showed. By liking posts and links, you may be revealing personal secrets, like your sexuality or religious and political views. The findings have raised privacy concerns. A study by the National Academy of Sciences examined 58,000 Facebook …

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Facebook censors RT from posting until after Trump inauguration

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RT has been blocked from posting content to its Facebook page. The ban, according to the Facebook bot, will last until Saturday 10:55pm Moscow time (2:55pm EST) and will extend across US president-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration. A misplaced live streaming rights strike during RT’s broadcast of President Obama’s final press …

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Facebook bans Gandhi quote and accounts as part of revising history

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The reports are absolutely true. Facebook suspended the Natural News account earlier today after we posted an historical quote from Mohandas Gandhi. The quote reads: “Among the many misdeeds of British rule in India, history will look upon the Act depriving a whole nation of arms as the blackest.” – Mohandas …

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Judge orders release of US Marine detained for Facebook posts

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On the basis that there was zero reason to detain a retired Marine and commit him to a medical facility for psychiatric evaluation, a Virginia judge has demanded that Brandon Raub be released from custody immediately. Raub, 26, had his home visited one week earlier by FBI, Secret Service and local law …

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Another privacy breach: Facebook messages appearing publicly

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Editor’s note: what do you expect from Facebook, a company that was funded originally by the CIA front company In-Q-Tel. Facebook has been flooded with complaints from users who say some of their old private messages have been re-published publicly on the social network. However, Facebook denied that there had …

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Facebook now censoring political posts as ‘hate speech’

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Social networking giant threatens to close Alex Jones account over Bin Laden “Al-CIA-da” image. Facebook is now apparently censoring political posts which violate its “Statement of Rights and Responsibilities” as hate speech, after the social networking giant threatened to close radio host Alex Jones’ account over an image of Osama …

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