August 14, 2012
“Check in with your face” is the motto a U.S. marketing company is using to preface its new face scan deal-linking technology.
Redpepper, out of Nashville, TN, has developed technology that says it will save you money, however, the methods engaged are much more intrusive than your standard grocery store coupon.
The process starts when a “Facedeals”…Continue
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Facebook’s share price dipped below $20 on Thursday after reporting slowing growth and an admission of an alarming number of fake accounts.
In a quarterly filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the social media…Continue
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Facebook employees alerted to “improper communication”
Paul Joseph Watson
Friday, July 13, 2012
Citing the need to watch for potential sex offenders, Facebook is using software that tracks private conversations for suspicious behavior and keywords before alerting Facebook employees who then decide whether to pass the information on to police.
The revelation was…Continue
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Facebook is acquiring facial recognition firm Face.com, for an estimated $60 million.
Facebook already uses Face.com's facial recognition technology to help it put a name to faces in photos uploaded to the social network. Now, with the…Continue
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May 22, 2012
The fact Morgan Stanley was the lead banker on the Facebook IPO should have set off alarm bells for investors in the NASDAQ casino. The deal had SUCKER’S BET spray-painted all over it. But like the infamous dot-com bubble and any other number of pump and dump schemes rolled out by the banksters, the Facebook IPO was designed to enrich a small number of insiders like Goldman Sachs and take the clueless horde on the outside…Continue
Added by UnLearn on May 22, 2012 at 12:01pm — No Comments
The rise of social media, hash-tags, forums, blogs and online news sites has revealed a new kind of secret — those hiding in plain sight. The CIA calls all this information "open source" material, and it's changing the way America's top spy agency does business.
Added by UnLearn on January 23, 2012 at 6:00am — No Comments
None of my Facebook friends dares to " like" or "comment" or "share" my slightly controversial posts, yet I know that at least a few are reading them with interest. In private, they tell me they are frightened of showing an interest.…
Added by UnLearn on January 22, 2012 at 10:34pm — No Comments
The "No More West Indian Day Parade Detail" Facebook group for NYPD officers has vanished, but over 70 pages worth of racist, violent comments directed at paradegoers (including "Let them kill each other") were uncovered by a pair of Brooklyn lawyers and have been…Continue
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Remember when Mark Zuckerberg called his users ''dumb f****''?
by Sandeep Parwaga
In my Feb. 16 article''Facebook & Google are CIA Fronts,'' I argued that Facebook and Google data mine information…
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Gordon G. Chang
July 4, 2011
On Thursday, Business Insider reported that China is trying to buy “a huge chunk” of Facebook.
According to the business news website, Beijing approached a fund that…Continue
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June 28, 2011
The Federal Trade Commission has approved a controversial firm which scours social media sites to check on job…Continue
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June 8, 2011
The feature, which the giant social…Continue
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Facebook recently launched a new security wall to block scammers, but many are worried these measures won't stop spam from spreading and that determined con artists will simply find new ways to get at unsuspecting users.
We've all seen…Continue
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May 12, 2011
In the films Minority Report and Demolition Man, and indeed many other sci-fi flicks, iris recognition is used to gain access to top secret files – often with gruesome…Continue
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April 30, 2011
Facebook has removed dozens of profiles from its site, causing an outcry from campaigners trying to organise anti-austerity protests this weekend.
The deactivated pages include UK Uncut, and…Continue
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April 7, 2011
The U.S. government is working on a new warning system to replace their…Continue
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21st Century Wire
January 31, 2011
The 21st century has certainly witnessed a progression towards a ‘cashless society’, but social networking giant Facebook are taking things a step further, throwing their hat into the ring with the introduction of a new compulsory monetary policy that…Continue
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