SOCIAL MEDIA – Former execs say Facebook ‘exploits’ psychology to addict users

Facebook responded Tuesday to criticisms from a former executive who said the social media giant’s addictive nature was “ripping apart the social fabric”, saying it was working to understand the platform’s effects on “well-being”. The social media giant issued its statement after Chamath Palihapitiya, a former Facebook vice-president for user growth between 2007 and 2011, said… Please follow and like us:

Read More

YouTube Working with ADL to Shut Down Free Speech

Video-sharing website YouTube seems to be systematically purging conservatives and others who challenge politically correct orthodoxy from its platform. Free speech activists across the internet were shocked on Tuesday after YouTube appeared to suspend the account of noted psychology professor Jordan B. Peterson. “I cannot post new YouTube videos, including last week’s Biblical lecture. No access.… Please follow and like us:

Read More