Facebook’s WhatsApp Suffers Dip in Downloads Over Privacy Concerns

Facebook’s WhatsApp messaging app has suffered a major drop in new downloads as many users turn to private messaging apps Signal and Telegram following changes to WhatsApp’s terms of service. The Independent…

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Report: Facebook Execs Believe Blacklisting Donald Trump Stopped a ‘Coup’

In a recent article, NBC News provides an insight into the moments leading up to the decision by Facebook and Twitter to blacklist President Donald Trump. One Facebook executive betrayed…

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Signal Sees ‘Unprecedented’ Growth After WhatsApp Changes Privacy Terms

Signal, a messaging app, has seen “unprecedented” and “vertical” growth in recent days, according to Brian Acton, the billionaire executive chairman of the Signal Foundation. Acton, who cofounded WhatsApp before…

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CEO and Sheriff Exemplify Hypocrisy, Corruption of ‘May Issue’ Gun Carry Permits

So where does the line for permit application “campaign donors” begin? (Sheriff Laurie Smith/Facebook) U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “Gun bribery probe: Santa Clara County Sheriff acted to obscure use of donor’s Sharks…

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Messaging App Telegram Enjoys Huge Surge in Users

Telegram surpassed 500 million active users in January, according to a statement from Pavel Durov, the messaging app’s founder. Durov noted that 25 million people downloaded the platform in just…

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Christian Crowdfunding Site GiveSendGo Gets Blocked By Paypal

PayPal Holdings Inc. recently said that the company has blocked the Christian crowdfunding site GiveSendGo because funds were raised there for attendees of the pro-Trump rally in Washington, D.C. where…

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Facebook Warns Employees to Avoid Wearing Company-Branded Clothing

Following the “indefinite” suspension of President Donald Trump from its platform, Facebook has warned employees to avoid wearing company-branded clothing over fears for their safety. Business Insider reports that the…

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#WalkAway Campaign, Other Trump Activists Purged from Facebook

In addition to banning President Donald Trump, social media companies are purging grassroots activists and organizers from their platforms as well, in what has become the widest-reaching big tech crackdown…

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Facebook Blocks Ron Paul from Managing His Own Page

Facebook on Monday blocked former Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX) from managing his own Facebook page. The libertarian figurehead shared a screenshot of a message Facebook sent to him. Paul tweeted,…

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Facebook Has ‘No Plans’ to Lift Ban on Donald Trump

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg says that the social media company has “no plans” to lift its ban on President Donald Trump. “[We have] no plans to lift it right now,” said…

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