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 […]