“If you like your privacy, you can keep it”

Like a stand-up comedian with a political edge, Rand Paul deployed some witty one-liners after President Barack Obama’s comments on Friday about reforming the National Security Agency. “What I think I heard is that if you like your privacy, you can keep it,” Paul, the Republican senator from Kentucky, said in an interview with CNN’s… Read More “If you like your privacy, you can keep it”

Facebook submit to censorship laws set by Turkey

Facebook has submitted to the Turkish government censorship of critics of the Islamic governments treatment of Kurdistan and the PKK.   A former employee of the company oDesk has leaded Facebook’s secret rulebook of detailed instructions, which include blocking any content related to Kurdistan and the PKK. The former employee of oDesk used to filter… Read More Facebook submit to censorship laws set by Turkey

Stole ID on Facebook and created “Gay girl of Damascus”

Hoax blog writer says he “never meant to hurt anyone”; explains how he created Amina Arraf following repeated failed attempts to write fiction. The author who duped legions of online fans into believing he was a lesbian dissident kidnapped by the Assad regime in Damascus, issued a gushing apology on Monday for what he called… Read More Stole ID on Facebook and created “Gay girl of Damascus”

With Facebook and GPS “they” know everything about you

Someone took your photo on the street. In a minute they will know everything about you. Also where you will sleep in the night. – Facebook has 600 million members. – Each day, Facebook’s members upload over 200 million photos, and Facebook currently hosts over 90 billion photos. The new facial recognition technology, which was… Read More With Facebook and GPS “they” know everything about you

US Pastor: Quit Facebook or leave full time Christian Ministry

20 Christian leaders in a US Church face marriage problems after old flames contacted their spouses through Facebook. Pastor Cedric Miller from Living World Fellowship Church in US New Jersey has given the leaders of the congregation an “offer”. Either you quit Facebook, or you decline from full time Christian ministry. The reason for this… Read More US Pastor: Quit Facebook or leave full time Christian Ministry

Israeli soldiers walks into trap on Facebook

IDF soldiers Facebook profiles have been copied, and used on a website accusing them of war crimes in Gaza. 200 Israeli soldiers are now facing the consequences of the corrupt social media Facebook. Pictures and personal information about Israeli soldiers who served during Operation cast lead has been copied, and published on an website that… Read More Israeli soldiers walks into trap on Facebook

Google boss Eric Schmidt warns on social use of media

Young people may one day have to change their names in order to escape their previous online activity. This statement is not from an “offline grandfather” of the old days. Its a warning from Google boss Eric Schmidt. Mr Schmidt told the Wall Street Journal he feared they did not understand the consequences of having… Read More Google boss Eric Schmidt warns on social use of media