Category: World

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Finally Speaks Out│Cambridge Analytica Scandal

⇩April 20, 2018 ➭ 4 MIN READ⇩
On Saturday, March 17, 2018, The New York Times first reported Cambridge Analytica ‘improperly’ harvested millions of Facebook users’ data. Facebook says as many as 87 million people may have had their data accessed. Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg responded to the situation. “We have a responsibility to protect your data, and if we can’t then we don’t deserve to serve you.” READ MORE ➤➤

A Chinese Empire Reborn As Presidential Term Limits Removed

⇩March 11, 2018 ➭ 2 MIN READ⇩
China’s legislative body, the National People’s Congress, has voted overwhelmingly to remove presidential term limits from its constitution, giving President Xi Jinping “the right to remain in office indefinitely.” The vote was widely regarded as a rubber-stamping exercise. Two delegates voted against the change and three abstained, out of 2,964 votes. READ MORE ➤➤

Google’s Roadmap to World Domination

⇩Jan. 4, 2018 ➭ 3 MIN READ⇩
Google closed 2017 as the second most valuable company in the world. In 2013, Google acquired Waze for more than $1.1 billion. In 2010, Google acquired online photo editing app Piknik only to kill it a year later. Over years, Google has bought many other small competitors and then let them die, which is why Google is undoubted king of the… READ MORE ➤➤

The New Age of Corporate Monopolies

⇩4 MIN READ⇩
The Walt Disney Co. has recently announced that it had reached a $52.4 billion deal to acquire the bulk of 21st Century Fox assets. The Disney-Fox deal will also give Disney a majority control of the video streaming service Hulu. Some of the classics 20th Century Fox movie studio has produced include Titanic, the original Star Wars film, and Alien. After this deal goes through, Disney will own the rights to every Star Wars… READ MORE ➤➤