Posts tagged social networking

Facebook Update : Pakistan, Snapchat, Political Propaganda, malicious actors, murder videos and more

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UGNN InfoManager news all about social media and Facebook What did they call them in the old days? “Snuff films”? Now, Facebook has opened the snuff film debackle to the general public. You no longer have to purchase super-8 film from dirty book shops or shady Asian guys in back alleys, you can just log into your Facebook account to watch people being murdered — shot, hung, strangled, what have you. No favorites are played, you can even see police shooting people, boaters shooting pirates, angry moms hanging their babies, and more. And you believe everything you read on Facebook, right? Follow along . . .

  • Facebook posts in Pakistan can be deadly — especially fake ones
  • Facebook is being used as propaganda tool by ‘malicious actors’
  • ‘Story’ of their lives: Can Facebook outmaneuver Snapchat
  • Facebook Gearing Up to Fight Political Propaganda
  • How to not get scammed on Facebook Marketplace
  • Google, Facebook get scammed
  • Facebook is a Drug Dealer

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Facebook Update : Standing Rock, crooks, homeless, snapchat, click-bait, speeding, fake news and more

UGNN InfoManager news all about social media and Facebook This edition has some thrills and chills — but the biggest item to note is how the cybercrime and foreign click-bait companies are capitalizing on the news about the Standing Rock pipeline issues! That’s got to be stopped, and I’ve notice user group members, and many of you reading this right now have shared those memes. Otherwise, it just gets crazier and crazier in the Facebook world!

  • Facebook Scammers Are Profiting From Standing Rock By Stealing Native Artwork
  • Facebook exec: “We resisted having standards” on fake news. “That was wrong.”
  • Facebook might add its own version of Snapchat Discover to your News Feed
  • Facebook to invest $20M in local housing as Silicon Valley faces crisis
  • Denver Health doctor resigns amid controversy over racist Facebook post
  • Man Livestreams 115-mph Joyride on Facebook, Promptly Crashes
  • Facebook is developing AI to bust ‘offensive’ Live video
  • MARSOC Facebook page takes down meme of ‘Saint Mattis’
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Discover How Much Facebook Knows About You

UGNN InfoManager news all about social media and Facebook ProPublia has started a series of articles on Machine Bias, the first is about How Much Facebook Knows About You. It also has a Chrome extension that will help you with your discovery.

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Facebook Update : Snap Chat, video, guns, corruption, stalking, advertising, groupthink and more

UGNN InfoManager news all about social media and Facebook The world of Facebook marches on — from the space adventure to selling guns online. Facebook advertising and groupthink it’s a jungle out there!

  • Today’s SpaceX explosion is a major setback for Facebook’s free internet ambitions
  • Facebook clones Snapchat once again with new ‘instant video’ feature for Messenger
  • This Facebook Gun Group Has Been Flagged 50 Times. Why Is It Still Up?
  • Swiss watches, corruption battles and the high price of Facebook shares
  • Employers are stalking your Facebook and this startup helps them
  • Facebook Wants Its Advertisers To Be Better on Mobile
  • Facebook Groupthink

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Facebook Update : Click-bait, Fatah, Korryn Gaines, money, olympics, shootings and more

UGNN InfoManager news all about social media and Facebook Facebook InfoManager updates always inform and always entertain — and hallelujah the world is beginning to notice click-bait! We’ve had an ongoing rant against click-bait for several years, even before it adopted the term . . . but there are a lot more kooky stories about Facebook in this update so dig in . . . .

  • Google and Facebook put their fierce rivalry aside to save money in this key area
  • Facebook Cut Off Korryn Gaines’s Livestream of Her Standoff With the Police
  • Facebook, Google, and Twitter combat online extremism with targeted videos
  • Area 404: How Facebook’s New Hardware Lab Is Propelling It Into The Future
  • Fatah Makes Incendiary Facebook Claim of Killing 11,000 Israelis
  • Facebook deletes Israel from list of Olympics participants
  • It’s about time : stop clickbait headlines — or else
  • Official: Facebook launches new layout for Pages
  • Triple shooting streamed on Facebook Live

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Facebook Update : Zuckerberg’s drone soars, Facebook gun sales soar, one billion users and more

UGNN InfoManager news all about social media and Facebook This Facebook update gets us ready for August and the Back to school season — the coolest thing is the Facebook Drone! Also in this week’s update, gun sales on Facebook, video only mode and a lot more …

  • Apple and Facebook helped bust the world’s biggest torrent site
  • Facebook scraps another Snapchat clone: 24-hour “Quick Updates”
  • Facebook’s Giant Internet-Beaming Drone Finally Takes Flight
  • Facebook Banned Gun Sales. So Why Is It Still ‘Full of Them’?
  • If you aren’t on Facebook, people won’t believe you are real
  • Facebook Live Goes Full-Screen, Adds Video-Only Mode
  • Israel takes on Facebook in battle against incitement
  • Cincinnati cop’s alarming post on Facebook
  • Facebook Messenger tops 1 billion users

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UGNN Facebook Update: winners, losers, politicos, weirdos, idiots, comedians and even childbirth!

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UGNN InfoManager news all about social media and Facebook What fun, following all the crazy stuff on Facebook — not to mention all the stupid political stuff! If you find interesting stuff on Facebook that you think your fellow computer users should see, please pass it along!

  • Facebook hires top Google executive for high-speed internet projects
  • FL Official Fired Over Anti-Orlando Facebook Post Slams Dismissal
  • Facebook to Train Employees to Overcome their “Political Bias”
  • Here’s how to turn off Facebook’s Live Video notifications
  • YouTube, Facebook automatically removing extremist videos
  • Can Twitter Videos Compete With Facebook? Probably Not.
  • Now You Can Watch A Woman Give Birth on Facebook Live

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UGNN Facebook Update: anti-Semitic and racist remarks, Singer Grimmie, photos, security at risk and more

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UGNN InfoManager news all about social media and Facebook Facebook drama marches on, and the InfoManager is right there on the spot. Unfortunately, social media has become so integrated into our society that deaths, and politics are driven by tweets and walls. If you find interesting stuff on Facebook that you think your fellow computer users should see, please pass it along!

  • Disturbing new site scrapes your private Facebook and informs landlords, employers
  • Facebook threatens to delete photos if users don’t download its new photo app
  • Sports reporter fired for anti-Semitic and racist remarks on Facebook Live
  • ‘Voice’ Singer Christina Grimmie Posted to Facebook Hours Before Shooting
  • Facebook can see private links (but it’s a feature, not a bug)
  • Anyone can see links you share using Facebook Messenger
  • Facebook’s video comments could draw in younger users
  • FFS, Facebook : a walled — and locked — garden

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Facebook Update : Zuckerberg, your phone calls, Google Plus, Messenger, Censored, Publisher Reach and more

UGNN InfoManager news all about social media and Facebook Another Facebook report, and there’s so much news we can hardly decide which items are best. But issues are issues and most of the other info surrounding Facebook is just everyday crap. Here is some of the more important crap:

  • Facebook addressed the conspiracy about listening to your phone calls
  • How Mark Zuckerberg Led Facebook’s War to Crush Google Plus
  • Facebook might force you to install Messenger on Android
  • CENSORED: Facebook deletes a Gatestone author’s page!
  • What Happens to Your Facebook Account When You Die?
  • Publisher Reach on Facebook Is Down 42%

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A Huge, Huge Deal – Talking Points Memo

Galker It all comes down to a simple point. You may not like Gawker. They’ve published stories I would have been ashamed to publish.

But if the extremely wealthy, under a veil secrecy, can destroy publications they want to silence, that’s a far bigger threat to freedom of the press than most of the things we commonly worry about

GO A Huge, Huge Deal

 

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Social Media : 2016 Candidates Need Social Media to Win Latino Voters

UGNN InfoManager news all about social media and Facebook Juan Garcia is Editor-in-Chief for Digital Trends Español, and says Latinos Mobilized for 2016 Election. As we get closer and closer to the 2016 elections, the competition gets hotter and hotter. Digital communictions and digital ethics are more involved in this election than any in the past! Garcia sends this article to UGNN:

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Facebook Update : Old, young, teens, transies, pansies, punks, derks, dweebs, spring brings them all out in droves

UGNN InfoManager news all about social media and Facebook The amazing thing about Facebook is that anyone will say almost anything. We saw a tranny meme get deleted because of nudity — yet many, many memes and selfies depict nudity freely. It’s not okay if it’s against Facebook’s political views. But we also see felonies committed each and every day, but Facebook likes it. And can you believe Facebook employees have the audasity to ask : What responsibility does Facebook have to prevent President Trump in 2017? Really ??? There’s no accounting for what people will do or say on Facebook … that’s what makes it so much fun to watch . . .

  • Hard luck, Facebook – teens snub social network in favour of newer apps
  • Seriously? Should Zuckerberg Try to Stop a Donald Trump Presidency?
  • 5 Things You Need to Know about Facebook’s Next 10 Years
  • 10 Hidden Facebook Features You Likely Didn’t Know About
  • Facebook Just Took Another Step Toward Beating YouTube
  • Is Facebook Trying to Turn You Into a Globalist?
  • Meet Facebook’s Stratospheric Internet Drone
  • Facebook may add news sections to its app

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Facebook Update : the good, the bad and the ugly cross section of life

UGNN InfoManager news all about social media and Facebook It’s always fun, always unusual and almost always frustrating. From people who are serious to the scammers and spammers, to the gullible wannabees who just keep sharing the crap no matter what it means to who — Facebook is where you’ll find the best and the worst of mankind! We love keeping up with the good, the bad and the ugly on Facebook . . .

  • 18-year-old posts photo with plea on Facebook to try to find his biological father
  • Facebook executive says Brazil jail stint won’t slow company’s growth
  • Comedians Mostly Sidestep iPhone Issue, Joke About Facebook Buttons
  • Facebook Disguises Its Marketing Report as a Cheeky Deck of Cards
  • Facebook Looking for a Journalist to Tell Feel-Good Stories
  • Why Facebook Wants NFL’s Thursday Night Football Live Games
  • Facebook Groups Drive Illegal Wildlife Trade In Malaysia
  • Man Accused of Trump Threat Agrees to Leave Country
  • German court rules Facebook may block pseudonyms
  • MPs say Facebook may have broken tax rules
  • Zuckerberg and the Facebook thoughtpolice

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