As the title says, there is a new social platform on the block and not a moment too soon as we desperately need an alternative to Twitter and others. Somehow I missed this post by Liberty Speaks published last fall and so I am publishing it now. The social platform about ...Read more 0
Our Rights Do most of us even understand them? BUNKERVILLE | God, Guns and Guts Comrades! by Mustang A common complaint today is that one or another social media platform have banned someone because they, in some way, violated platform standards of conduct. At least, that’s the allegation; but I have ...Read more Comments Off on Our Rights. Do most of us even understand them?
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) says that antitrust laws should be used to curb the “massive power” of Facebook and other tech companies who are threatening democratic processes through censorship. He said: “I think, number one, the growing power of tech to censor speech is a profound threat. We’re seeing ...Read more Comments Off on Sen. Cruz Suggests Solutions for Tech Giants “Threatening Our Democratic Processes”
Robert Thoughts 2 by Robert Fleming With all of the recent news and headlines about Facebook and all the big tech companies tracking us, sharing our information with little or no options for us to do anything about it. I’ve been thinking why isn’t Yahoo in the news? They certainty ...Read more Comments Off on I guess we have to get used to it. Privacy is dead! Yahoo’s new privacy policies.
On Saturday morning, I received the following email from Twitter <firstname.lastname@example.org> allegedly and as stated in their subject line regarding: “Information Regarding Russian Influence Campaigns on Twitter”. Below is a screenshot of the email header and the email itself which I uploaded to Google Drive followed by my autopsy, ...Read more Comments Off on About Twitter’s mass email re: Info on “Russian Influence” on 2016 Campaign.
“If Facebook killed every conservative page overnight, there would be a huge outcry. On the other hand, if Facebook slowly strangled us to death, we’d fade away and would people even notice?” Facebook, Twitter, Google and YouTube monopolize the public square and now that they do, they are destroying ...Read more Comments Off on Tech Giants Nuke Another Wildly Popular Right Wing News Site
What are the odds that wars will be started, negotiated and ended on Twitter? The idea that twitter could be a forum for such a thing should surprise no one. After all and depending on whom one asks, it is faster than a phone call. Imagine: “Hello, this is ...Read more Comments Off on Dubai Security-Chief Unleashes Tweet-Storm Demanding Bombing Of Al-Jazeera
Every week on Monday, the WoW! community and our invited guests weigh in at the Watcher’s Forum, short takes on a major issue of the day, the culture, or daily living. This week’s question: Trump’s Tweets – Effective Communication Or National Embarrassment? Patrick O’ Hannigan: On the question of ...Read more Comments Off on WoW! Forum: Trump’s Tweets – Effective Communication Or National Embarrassment?