WhatsApp Shut Down Threatens Rights

WhatsApp Shut Down Threatens Rights

On Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015, Sandra Marques, a Brazilian judge in Sao Paulo ordered to shut down a popular communications app called WhatsApp. This command affected 93 million people who rely on the app every day for correspondence. The order, which threatens individual rights, was issued because WhatsApp refused to provide information that would aid […]

Facebook Moves to Secure Its Place as Social Media Super Power

Facebook Moves to Secure Its Place as Social Media Super Power

Facebook has moved to secure its place as a social media super power by limiting the exposure on their platform from rival social media startup Tsu.com. Not unlike YouTube, Tsu.com incentivizes users through its revenue sharing program. Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Sebastian Sobczak says the intent is to compensate users for the content that they post as […]

Facebook Photos Lead to the Arrest of Bank Robbery Suspects

Facebook Photos Lead to the Arrest of Bank Robbery Suspects

It is one thing to make the dumbest mistake of all time; however, it is entirely another one when the mistake is on display for the entire world to see. The advent of social media has helped to connect people in several ways. Facebook, for instance, currently has over one billion active users, and those […]

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