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:

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Author: U.S. only 1 step from bondage, tyranny

When Charles Sasser was 12, his father sent him down to the county barn to stand in line for what he called “gimpy groceries” – government surplus commodities such as beans, cheese and powdered milk. It was an exceedingly difficult year on the family farm; otherwise, the elder Sasser’s pride and dignity would have prevented him… Please follow and like us:

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Have Americans lost heart and their love of freedom?

WASHINGTON, August 22, 2017 – On June 7, 1776, a resolution was introduced in Congress which asserted that the United Colonies have a right to be free and independent states. Subsequently, on June 11, a committee was formed to draft a Declaration of Independence. The draft was presented to Congress on June 28. On July 4,… Please follow and like us:

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