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Losing battle for NYC streets: Goodwin

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Michael Goodwin Thanks to progressives handcuffing law enforcement, sex workers and illegal vendors have run rampant across NYC’s five boroughs, The Post’s Michael Goodwin writes. Source – For more click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here Break’n Pics – Click here for Free Stock......

Facebook is the world’s largest publisher — and that should terrify us all

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Matthew Walther No one should begrudge Mark Zuckerberg & Co their ability to make editorial decisions. What it shouldn’t but does enjoy is that immunity from civil and criminal liability that shields it from the consequences of what it publishes. Source – For more click here To Return to the......

Biden to nominate Google critic and progressive favorite Jonathan Kanter to lead DOJ Antitrust Division

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here US President Joe Biden deliver remarks on economic recovery in the State Dining Room of the White House on July 19, 2021. Demetrius Freeman | The Washington Post | Getty Images President Joe Biden announced Tuesday that he will nominate......

Austrian activist Schrems’ Facebook complaint referred to EU court

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Austrian lawyer and privacy activist Max Schrems sits in his office ahead of a Reuters interview in Vienna, Austria, July 16, 2020. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner/File Photo BERLIN, July 20 (Reuters) – Austria’s Supreme Court has questioned the legal basis on which Facebook (FB.O) collects user data and referred key issues for......

Biden softens tone on Facebook, urges action on vaccine misinformation

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WASHINGTON, July 19 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden took a softer tone when talking about Facebook Inc (FB.O) on Monday, after saying last week that the social media company was “killing people” by allowing the spread of misinformation about COVID-19 vaccines. Biden told reporters on Monday he meant to......

Andreessen Horowitz taps 30-year-old partner Arianna Simpson to help run world’s largest crypto fund

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Andreessen Horowitz is adding a new, high-profile partner to help deploy its $2.2 billion cryptocurrency fund. Thirty-year-old Arianna Simpson is being promoted to general partner from deal partner roughly a year after joining, the company announced Monday. Simpson has become......

White House Dispute Exposes Facebook Blind Spot on Misinformation

New York Times
“The suggestion we haven’t put resources toward combating Covid misinformation and supporting the vaccine rollout is just not supported by the facts,” said Dani Lever, a Facebook spokeswoman. “With no standard definition for vaccine misinformation, and with both false and even true content (often shared by mainstream media outlets) potentially......

Apple iPhones can be hacked with spyware even if you don’t click on a link, Amnesty International says

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here iPhone 12 Mini and iPhone 12 Pro Max. Todd Haselton | CNBC Apple iPhones can be compromised and their sensitive data stolen through hacking software that doesn’t require the phone’s owner to click on a link, according to a report......

‘Facebook isn’t killing people’: Biden softens his attack over vaccine misinformation.

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here After a weekend of rancor between the White House and Facebook, President Biden on Monday softened his forceful criticism of social networks over the spread of misinformation about Covid-19 vaccines. At a White House news conference largely focused......

Dr. Scott Gottlieb urges social media platforms to curb Covid vaccine misinformation

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Social media companies are falling short of their responsibility to regulate the spread of Covid-19 vaccine misinformation on their platforms, Dr. Scott Gottlieb said Monday on CNBC. Networking giants like Facebook and Twitter allow accounts to amass large followings and to be......

‘Facebook isn’t killing people’ – Biden walks back attack over vaccine lies

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the economy from the White House in Washington, U.S. July 19, 2021. Jonathan Ernst | Reuters President Joe Biden on Monday walked back some of his prior criticism of Facebook, saying he meant......

It’s ‘very dangerous’ to invest in stocks and bitcoin right now, long-time bear David Tice warns

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The investor who sold his bear fund as the 2008 financial crisis was unfolding is delivering a grim long-term prognosis to Wall Street. From the S&P 500 to Big Tech to bitcoin, David Tice warns it’s a “very dangerous period”......

Facebook Tells Biden: ‘Facebook Is Not the Reason’ Vaccination Goal Was Missed

New York Times
WASHINGTON — Facebook pushed back on Saturday against the Biden administration’s denouncing of the social media giant for spreading misinformation about the Covid-19 vaccines, escalating tensions between the Silicon Valley company and the White House. In a blog post, Facebook called for the administration to stop “finger-pointing” and laid out......

Facebook Tells Biden: ‘Facebook Is Not the Reason’ Vaccination Goal Was Missed

New York Times
WASHINGTON — Facebook pushed back on Saturday against the Biden administration’s denouncing of the social media giant for spreading misinformation about the Covid-19 vaccines, escalating tensions between the Silicon Valley company and the White House. In a blog post, Facebook called for the administration to stop “finger-pointing” and laid out......

Joe Biden’s troubling TECHnique: Goodwin

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Michael Goodwin On Friday, Joe Biden accused Facebook of “killing people” and demanded it silence those opposed to or questioning the coronavirus vaccines. Coming from the president, this is a breathtaking accusation and demand. Source – For more click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click......

Facebook refutes Biden claim that it is ‘killing people’ with vaccine misinformation

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Facebook on Saturday refuted remarks made by President Joe Biden that social media platforms are “killing people” by allowing coronavirus vaccine misinformation on their services and argued that vaccine acceptance among its users has actually risen in the U.S. In a blog......

Sunday shows preview: Feds slam social media over COVID-19 misinformation

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Caroline Vakil The federal government’s criticism of social media for the rapid spread of COVID-19 misinformation amid the Biden administration’s push for vaccinations is expected to dominate this week’s Sunday news circuit.  On Thursday, Surgeon General Vivek MurthyVivek MurthyOvernight......

Biden says platforms like Facebook are ‘killing people’ with Covid misinformation

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here “They’re killing people — I mean they’re really, look, the only pandemic we have is among the unvaccinated,” Biden told reporters as he left the White House for Camp David. “And they’re killing people.” US Surgeon General Dr. Vivek......

Infectious disease expert agrees with Biden that platforms like Facebook are ‘killing people’ with Covid misinformation

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Dr. Nahid Bhadelia, founding director of the Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases at Boston University, told CNBC, that, medically, she agrees with President Joe Biden‘s assertion that platforms like Facebook are killing people by allowing Covid-19 vaccine misinformation on their services.......

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