The customer never knows what is right. Facebook has cobbled together an interesting justification for treating its users like lab rats, it was for the customers. It was all for you friends.
|By: DSWright Wednesday July 2, 2014 10:02 am|
|By: DSWright Monday June 30, 2014 1:27 pm|
The NSA are not the only ones violating people’s rights online. Both Facebook and BuzzFeed have been recently caught engaging in transgressive conduct regarding users’ privacy.Treating their users with incredible disrespect and secretly exploiting those that use their products.
|By: DSWright Wednesday May 14, 2014 2:20 pm|
In fact, between 2010 and 2012 over $20 million of Facebook’s gift and matching funds was sucked into Team Booker’s corrupt vortex. Instead of going to help the children of Newark the money went to the juiced in hacks and crass business interests that have been trying to bulldoze public education throughout America.
|By: DSWright Thursday April 17, 2014 12:47 pm|
Buyer beware has now extended to social networking, beware what you click. Of course then the question becomes what constitutes entering into one of these agreements. If liking on Facebook is enough what about merely visiting website?
|By: Jane Hamsher Friday March 28, 2014 11:20 am|
Many will feel a great sense of schadenfreude to read today that Facebook announced its plans to bring wireless internet to rural communities with the acquisition of British-based aerospace company Ascenta.
|By: Jane Hamsher Friday March 21, 2014 1:18 pm|
BM researchers have developed an algorithm they claim can determine your home location with 70% accuracy, based on your last 200 tweets.
|By: DSWright Tuesday March 4, 2014 10:02 am|
It seems Silicon Valley has once again found a way to profit off of taxpayer funded technology. The drone industry, which has had massive amounts of R&D provided by US taxpayers, is taking off and now TechCrunch is reporting that Facebook wants in. As part of its effort to bring in new customers Facebook helped [...]
|By: Synoia Friday February 21, 2014 4:30 pm|
You thought that WhatsApp texting technology for $0.99/year was a good deal? Time to re-evaluate! Facebook seems to think that you are worth about $45, or, more precisely, that the information they can get about your social network is worth $45. Now, they can use your phone list (and every other user’s list) to link you to friends, and friends of friends, and even friends of friends of friends! Remember the old proverb: “Tell me who your friends are, and I’ll tell you who YOU are.”
|By: DSWright Wednesday February 12, 2014 2:00 pm|
According to Gawker, a piece that included a critique of Buzzfeed’s notoriously sketchy business model at Business Insider written by Nicholas Carlson was changed, without notice, to reflect a more favorable view after Buzzfeed’s CEO contacted BI to complain
|By: Brian Sonenstein Monday February 10, 2014 11:55 am|
We have some exciting news to share with you all today: you can now log in and/or register for a MyFDL account using your Facebook and Google+ profile!