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The Facebook scandal over selling customers deepest secrets for huge amounts of cash has accelerated signature-gathering efforts for a “Privacy Act” initiative on Californias ballot.

byChriss W. Street28 Mar 2018, 2:28 PM PDT0

A BBC interview from 2009 shows Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg stating that the company would never sell or share user data, less than a year later Zuckerberg declared that the “age of privacy is over.”

byLucas Nolan28 Mar 2018, 2:25 PM PDT0

A small but vocal campaign urging people to delete their Netflix accounts has emerged in Brazil in response to the streamers new documentary series based on the corruption of former socialist administrations.

byBen Kew28 Mar 2018, 1:53 PM PDT0

The US Federal Trade Commission has taken the unusual step of confirming a probe into Facebook following revelations on the leakage of data on millions of users of the social network

Facebook rates users political leanings based on their Internet usage — heres how to find out what Facebook thinks your politics are.

byLucas Nolan28 Mar 2018, 1:01 PM PDT0

James Damore, Harmeet Dhillon

Lawyer Harmeet Dhillon, who has filed a class action lawsuit against Google on behalf of fired employee James Damore, appeared on SiriusXM Patriots Breitbart News Tonight, Tuesday, to discuss government regulation of tech giants with Senior Editors-at-Large Rebecca Mansour and

byCharlie Nash28 Mar 2018, 12:45 PM PDT0

Netflix has announced that former United Nations ambassador, National Security Advisor, and Obama loyalist Susan Rice will be joining the companys board of directors.

byCharlie Nash28 Mar 2018, 10:56 AM PDT0

Sarah Bard, of Gilbert, shoots at Caswells Shooting Range, Tuesday, April 6, 2010 in Mesa, Ariz. in preparation for her upcoming concealed weapons test. Gov. Jan Brewer has signed into law two bills supported by gun-rights activists. One of the bills signed Monday would broaden the state's current restrictions on local governments' ability to regulate or tax guns and ammunition. (AP Photo/Matt York)

Students at Liberty University, a conservative Christian university in Virginia, will be invited this week to enjoy their campuss new $3.2 million gun range. The gun range, which has been in planning and construction stages for over a year, will also be open to the public following the conclusion of Libertys academic year in May.

byTom Ciccotta28 Mar 2018, 10:14 AM PDT0

“Official: Ecuador cutting off WikiLeaks founder Julian Assanges communications outside London embassy.” – AP

byAllum Bokhari28 Mar 2018, 10:09 AM PDT0

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A professor at Portland State is facing a university investigation over a journal article he published that offered a positive perspective on colonialism.

byTom Ciccotta28 Mar 2018, 10:08 AM PDT0

According to Bloomberg, “Twitter Inc. plunged to its lowest price in six weeks after short-seller Citron Research said it was betting against the company because of potential privacy regulations.”

byCharlie Nash28 Mar 2018, 9:59 AM PDT0

Playboy has announced its departure from Facebook, removing its collection of pages, following user data mishandling allegations against the social network.

byCharlie Nash28 Mar 2018, 9:49 AM PDT0

A letter made public on December 13, 2017, in Waymo's civil suit against Uber over swiped self-driving car secrets confirmed the ride-share service is the target of a US criminal investigation

Uber reportedly has decided to end their self-driving car tests in California following a fatal car crash in Phoenix.

byLucas Nolan28 Mar 2018, 9:40 AM PDT0

The difficulty of transferring money in sub-Saharan Africa has made cryptocurrencies attractive for Nigerians despite the volatility of bitcoin

Twitter announced this week that they are banning advertisements for cryptocurrencies, joining technology giants Google and Facebook.

byTom Ciccotta28 Mar 2018, 8:33 AM PDT0

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos -- officially the richest person on the planet -- tours the facility at the grand opening of the Amazon Spheres in Seattle, Washington

According to sources close to President Trump who spoke to Axios, he is more worried about the overreaching control of e-commerce website Amazon than he is about social media network Facebook and other Silicon Valley titans like Google.

byLucas Nolan28 Mar 2018, 8:24 AM PDT0

MENLO PARK, CA - APRIL 04: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks during an event at Facebook headquarters on April 4, 2013 in Menlo Park, California. Zuckerberg announced a new product for Android called Facebook Home. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Following Facebooks latest user data scandal, the company has promised to give users more control over their personal data.

byLucas Nolan28 Mar 2018, 8:16 AM PDT0

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On the March 27 episode of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Google will sponsor a commercial-free segment entitled “More Show Presented by: Googles Nest Hello video doorbell.”

byNate Church28 Mar 2018, 3:00 AM PDT0

The Swedish government is planning to put more pressure on tech giants Google, Facebook, and Twitter to end anonymity for online trolls and those accused of posting hate speech.

byChris Tomlinson28 Mar 2018, 1:29 AM PDT0

Facebook is reportedly going on a hiring spree in the Swamp as its CEO Mark Zuckerberg gets ready to testify before Congress.

byTony Lee27 Mar 2018, 11:57 PM PDT0

Zuckerberg repeated that Facebook had changed the rules so no such data breach could happen again.

A California Assemblyman from the Bay Area is pushing a bill that would create the “first regulatory agency for Big Tech in the nation” to protect Californians personal data, including social security numbers, financial data, and medical information.

byTony Lee27 Mar 2018, 11:36 PM PDT0

Facebook has been embroiled in a scandal over the harvesting of user data by a British firm linked to US  President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign

Rep. Marsha Blackburn called for the passage of the Browser Act to give Internet users more control over their digital privacy.

bySean Moran27 Mar 2018, 4:40 PM PDT0

Treasury Department officials are crafting plans to ban Chinese companies from investing in certain technology sectors, such as semiconductors and 5G wireless communications, according to a Bloomberg News report.

byJohn Carney27 Mar 2018, 4:28 PM PDT0

The Cambridge Analytica employee who revealed the companys alleged Facebook data mining has stated that he believes his predecessor may have been poisoned.

byLucas Nolan27 Mar 2018, 4:08 PM PDT0

Breitbart News Network (BNN) will host a live town hall — “Masters of the Universe”: Big Tech vs. Free Speech and Privacy — to take place on April 5 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The event will be live streamed on and Facebook.

byBreitbart News27 Mar 2018, 2:18 PM PDT0

huawei Chinese Tech

Ajit Pai singled out the national security concern posed by “certain communications equipment providers” and in particular “certain Chinese communications equipment providers.”

byMichelle Moons27 Mar 2018, 1:32 PM PDT0

The Pennsylvania affiliate of Planned Parenthood tweeted – and then deleted – its statement announcing its wishes for a Disney princess who has had an abortion and who satisfies the lefts fantasy of identity politics.

byDr. Susan Berry27 Mar 2018, 12:33 PM PDT0

Mark Zuckerberg

Professor Tim Wu, a former advisor to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), has claimed “privacy” is “like kryptonite” to Facebooks business model.

byCharlie Nash27 Mar 2018, 11:17 AM PDT0

Tesla Crash and fire in Mountain View, CA is being investigated by the NTSB

The National Transportation Safety Board has opened an investigation into a recent fatal Tesla crash in Mountain View, California.

byLucas Nolan27 Mar 2018, 11:13 AM PDT0

Christopher Wylie, the former Cambridge Analytica employee who exposed Facebooks data practices this month, claimed President Trumps election made him speak out.

byCharlie Nash27 Mar 2018, 10:08 AM PDT0

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Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and Peter Thiels data analysis company Palantir reportedly used Facebook to track down an alleged child predator.

byCharlie Nash27 Mar 2018, 10:03 AM PDT0

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A professor at the University of San Francisco argues that female professor should receive additional compensation for their “emotional labor.”

byTom Ciccotta27 Mar 2018, 9:56 AM PDT0


A column published in the Wall Street Journal this week highlighted the reality that college students can no longer pay their tuition with a part-time job.

byTom Ciccotta27 Mar 2018, 9:50 AM PDT0

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, in his first public statement on the scandal engulfing the company, says the social network must

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been asked to testify before a second panel of U.S. lawmakers, this time the Senate Judiciary Committee.

byLucas Nolan27 Mar 2018, 9:42 AM PDT0

Stormy Daniels, the top porn search on site xHamster

Stormy Daniels, the porn star who claimed to have had consensual sex with President Trump in 2006, has been the number one most popular search term on popular porn website xHamster for over seven weeks, according to the company.

byCharlie Nash27 Mar 2018, 9:30 AM PDT0

Mark Zuckerberg

In a letter to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, 37 State Attorneys General called on the company to provide further data about their latest user data scandal.

byLucas Nolan27 Mar 2018, 8:40 AM PDT0


Following the publication of a New York Times article on the topic, “Repeal The Second Amendment” has been trending on Twitter.

byLucas Nolan27 Mar 2018, 8:34 AM PDT0

The MRC will monitor,,, Washington Post Fact Checker, AP Fact Check and CNN Fact Check.

byAllum Bokhari27 Mar 2018, 8:29 AM PDT0

Students at Northwestern University will have the opportunity to learn about BDSM sex from an expert during the schools upcoming “sex week.”

byTom Ciccotta27 Mar 2018, 8:24 AM PDT0

Facebook has been embroiled in a scandal over the harvesting of user data by a British firm linked to US  President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign

A Facebook tool designed to inform users about the advertisers trying to target them through the platform withholds key information from consumers that get too curious, even locking them out when they use it too many times, according to a report in Bloomberg Businessweek.

byAllum Bokhari27 Mar 2018, 6:09 AM PDT0

Britain's culture minister says Mark Zuckerberg's plans to fix problems at his social media company aren't going 'far enough'

Facebooks share price took a massive hit as the companys data privacy scandal deepened.

byAllum Bokhari27 Mar 2018, 6:05 AM PDT0

israel supporter

MPs and Peers have said that universities cannot be “safe spaces” from the free exchange of ideas, warning that university “red tape” and students attempts to shut down debate they oppose was leaving a “chilling effect” on free speech.

byVictoria Friedman27 Mar 2018, 6:02 AM PDT0

61-year-old Mike Hughes wanted to prove the Earth was “shaped like a Frisbee.” (He didnt.)

byNate Church27 Mar 2018, 3:00 AM PDT0


Conservative activist Lauren Southern has reportedly been banned for life from the United Kingdom for conducting a social experiment on Islamic attitudes to homosexuality and transgenderism in Luton, England.

byJack Montgomery27 Mar 2018, 12:51 AM PDT0

Germany's justice minister, Katarina Barley, said Facebook should face

Facebook reportedly donated $200,000 to combat a data-privacy ballot initiative in California that would allow consumers to ban companies from sharing or selling their personal data.

byTony Lee26 Mar 2018, 11:49 PM PDT0

Elon Musk, Tesla

As Tesla faces major delays in shipping its Model 3 design, share values have plummeted into “bear market” territory — and investors are putting money on it.

byNate Church26 Mar 2018, 7:09 PM PDT0

Teacher Accused of Performing Oral Sex on 13-Year-Old: I Want You Every Day with No Time Limit

An Arizona teacher is accused of performing oral sex on a 13-year-old male student in a classroom, reportedly telling him she wanted him “every day with no time limit,” court records show.

byKatherine Rodriguez26 Mar 2018, 5:56 PM PDT0

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