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At the end of 2018, Facebook started to report subscriber growth across the ‘Facebook family of subscribers’ making it difficult to figure out if Facebook itself is actually growing or losing subscribers. The jewel in the crown is Facebook itself and Mark Zuckerberg has proven in the past that he is not afraid to use any means at his disposal, especially money, to ensure Facebook remains on top.
The Russian government recently announced that they are going to take down the Internet in the country sometime before April 1, 2019 as a test of their cyber-defence plans.
There has been lots of talk about Facebook and their shameless exploitation of their users data for profit. Let’s not forget Amazon. The Seattle-based Internet shopping titan has just made a move in the data game that will put them firmly in control of all your data if you let them.
If Facebook was a real kidnapper nobody, including an investigative journalist, would think twice about escaping when presented the opportunity. Resist the temptation to trust your kidnapper and delete Facebook now while you still can. Time to escape the captivity of social media and remember what it was like to have friends of your own.
Facebook even refers to them as “whales”. The Center for Investigative Reporting has revealed that Facebook deliberately targeted children who unwittingly racked up tremendous charges on their parents credit cards, some which…
People are social beings and it is only natural to want to belong to a network of people to facilitate being social. However the network you join must be…