Posts tagged with ‘Social media’


Top Antitrust Expert: We Need a New Approach to Giant Tech Firms like Google
Lynn Parramore | Institute for New Economic Thinking – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 5th, 2022 (MEDIA | No Comments »)
Destroying Western Values to Defend Western Values
Caitlin Johnstone - TRANSCEND Media Service
November 7th, 2022 (ANGLO AMERICA | No Comments »)
Musk Takes Twitter Helm, Enacts Sweeping Change as Deal Closes
Katie Roof, Ed Hammond and Kurt Wagner | Bloomberg - TRANSCEND Media Service
October 31st, 2022 (MEDIA | Comments Off on Musk Takes Twitter Helm, Enacts Sweeping Change as Deal Closes)
Meta Threaten to End Canadian News Content on Its Platform
Pressenza - TRANSCEND Media Service
October 31st, 2022 (MEDIA | Comments Off on Meta Threaten to End Canadian News Content on Its Platform)
Social Media: The Socially Acceptable Addiction
Pressenza | TRANSCEND Media Service
September 26th, 2022 (MEDIA | Comments Off on Social Media: The Socially Acceptable Addiction)
What Do the New York Times, Kiev Independent, Euromaidan Press, Twitter, Facebook, Reddit and TikTok all Have in Common?
John Parker | CovertAction Magazine - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 29th, 2022 (MEDIA | Comments Off on What Do the New York Times, Kiev Independent, Euromaidan Press, Twitter, Facebook, Reddit and TikTok all Have in Common?)
New Polls Show almost No One Trusts Our Media Anymore
Lee Camp | MintPress News – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 22nd, 2022 (MEDIA | Comments Off on New Polls Show almost No One Trusts Our Media Anymore)
A Hall of Mirrors
Patrick Lawrence | ScheerPost - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 22nd, 2022 (MEDIA | Comments Off on A Hall of Mirrors)
Technology, Social Media Help Traffickers Hunt Their Victims, Enslave Them, Sell Their Organs
Baher Kamal | Human Wrongs Watch - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 8th, 2022 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Technology, Social Media Help Traffickers Hunt Their Victims, Enslave Them, Sell Their Organs)
The War on Dissent
Whitney Webb | Bitcoin Magazine – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 25th, 2022 (SPOTLIGHT | Comments Off on The War on Dissent)
Future Global Exodus to the Metasphere
Anthony Judge | Laetus in Praesens - TRANSCEND Media Service
June 27th, 2022 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Future Global Exodus to the Metasphere)
Can Social Media and Democracy Co-exist? A Conversation with Frances Haugen (Podcast)
Mark Blyth | Rhodes Center Podcast – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 20th, 2022 (SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on Can Social Media and Democracy Co-exist? A Conversation with Frances Haugen (Podcast))
Silicon Valley Corporations Are Taking Control of History
Caitlin Johnstone - TRANSCEND Media Service
June 6th, 2022 (MEDIA | Comments Off on Silicon Valley Corporations Are Taking Control of History)
An Intellectual No-Fly Zone: Online Censorship of Ukraine Dissent Is Becoming the New Norm
Alan MacLeod | MintPress News – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 2nd, 2022 (MEDIA | Comments Off on An Intellectual No-Fly Zone: Online Censorship of Ukraine Dissent Is Becoming the New Norm)
U.S. Commissars
Chris Hedges | ScheerPost – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 25th, 2022 (ANGLO AMERICA | Comments Off on U.S. Commissars)
Elon Musk Offers $43 Billion in Cash to Buy Twitter in Bid to ‘Save Free Speech’
David Charbonneau, Ph.D. | The Defender - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 18th, 2022 (MEDIA | Comments Off on Elon Musk Offers $43 Billion in Cash to Buy Twitter in Bid to ‘Save Free Speech’)
Elon Musk, Twitter’s Largest Shareholder: We Can’t Let Billionaires Control Major Communications Platforms
Victor Pickard | The Nation - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 18th, 2022 (MEDIA | Comments Off on Elon Musk, Twitter’s Largest Shareholder: We Can’t Let Billionaires Control Major Communications Platforms)
Showing Off — Splashing Oneself Visually in Social Media
Dr. Ravi P. Bhatia – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 4th, 2022 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | 2 Comments »)
Fake News Warfare in Ukraine Conflict
José Manuel Blanco Díaz | Orinoco Tribune - TRANSCEND Media Service
February 28th, 2022 (MEDIA | Comments Off on Fake News Warfare in Ukraine Conflict)
Meta’s Facebook to Pay $90 Million to Settle Decade-Old Privacy Lawsuit
Makena Kelly | The Verge – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 21st, 2022 (JUSTICE | Comments Off on Meta’s Facebook to Pay $90 Million to Settle Decade-Old Privacy Lawsuit)
Twitter: Singing in the Rain
Swiss Policy Research - TRANSCEND Media Service
December 27th, 2021 (MEDIA | Comments Off on Twitter: Singing in the Rain)
The Two Greatest Video News-Reports of the Past Decade
Eric Zuesse - TRANSCEND Media Service
November 22nd, 2021 (ANGLO AMERICA | Comments Off on The Two Greatest Video News-Reports of the Past Decade)
Meta Isn’t Just about Rebranding Facebook—Could It Bring a Dystopian Future?
Prabir Purkayastha | Globetrotter – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 15th, 2021 (TECHNOLOGY | Comments Off on Meta Isn’t Just about Rebranding Facebook—Could It Bring a Dystopian Future?)
Facebook Is Now Meta–and It Wants to Monetize Your Whole Existence
James Muldoon | Jacobin Magazine - TRANSCEND Media Service
November 8th, 2021 (MEDIA | Comments Off on Facebook Is Now Meta–and It Wants to Monetize Your Whole Existence)
A Propaganda Model
Edward Herman and Noam Chomsky – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 11th, 2021 (FEATURED RESEARCH PAPER | Comments Off on A Propaganda Model)
Facebook, the Largest Autocracy on Earth
Adrienne LaFrance | The Atlantic - TRANSCEND Media Service
October 11th, 2021 (MEDIA | Comments Off on Facebook, the Largest Autocracy on Earth)
Global Leaders Waging Wars against Humanity Claim Peace and Success
Mahboob A. Khawaja, PhD – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 27th, 2021 (IN FOCUS | Comments Off on Global Leaders Waging Wars against Humanity Claim Peace and Success)
Mark Zuckerberg’s “Metaverse” Is a Dystopian Nightmare
Ryan Zickgraf | Jacobin - TRANSCEND Media Service
September 27th, 2021 (WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE | Comments Off on Mark Zuckerberg’s “Metaverse” Is a Dystopian Nightmare)
Big Tech War Profiteers Raked in $44 Billion during ‘Global War on Terror’
Andrea Germanos | Common Dreams - TRANSCEND Media Service
September 20th, 2021 (TECHNOLOGY | Comments Off on Big Tech War Profiteers Raked in $44 Billion during ‘Global War on Terror’)
How Facebook Undermines Privacy Protections for Its 2 Billion WhatsApp Users
Peter Elkind, Jack Gillum and Craig Silverman | ProPublica - TRANSCEND Media Service
September 13th, 2021 (MEDIA | Comments Off on How Facebook Undermines Privacy Protections for Its 2 Billion WhatsApp Users)
Facebook Silences the People Who Know Its Operations Best
Yael Eisenstat | The Washington Post - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 16th, 2021 (TECHNOLOGY | Comments Off on Facebook Silences the People Who Know Its Operations Best)
Apophenia
Edward Snowden | Substack - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 9th, 2021 (MEDIA | Comments Off on Apophenia)
Twitter Will Allow You to Deny the Genocide of Palestinians, but Not a ‘Uighur Genocide’, So I’ve Been Banned
Maram Susli | RT - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 9th, 2021 (MEDIA | Comments Off on Twitter Will Allow You to Deny the Genocide of Palestinians, but Not a ‘Uighur Genocide’, So I’ve Been Banned)
(Italiano) Contronarrazione della questione palestinese: s’inverte la marea della rappresentazione
Jake Lynch | Centro Studi Sereno Regis - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 19th, 2021 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Italiano) Contronarrazione della questione palestinese: s’inverte la marea della rappresentazione)
“Narrative Breakthrough”: Is the Tide Turning on the Representation of the Palestinian Struggle?
Jake Lynch – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 12th, 2021 (EDITORIAL | Comments Off on “Narrative Breakthrough”: Is the Tide Turning on the Representation of the Palestinian Struggle?)
Strategically Resisting the New Dark Age: The 7 Days Campaign to Resist ‘The Great Reset’
Robert J. Burrowes, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 12th, 2021 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Strategically Resisting the New Dark Age: The 7 Days Campaign to Resist ‘The Great Reset’)
Why “Securing Democracy” Will Be Taught in Journalism Schools
Matt Taibbi | TK News - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 26th, 2021 (MEDIA | Comments Off on Why “Securing Democracy” Will Be Taught in Journalism Schools)
63 Years Ago ‘Brave New World’ Author Predicted Big Tech’s Power to Manipulate Behavior
someoddstuff - TRANSCEND Media Service
March 15th, 2021 (IN-DEPTH VIDEOS | Comments Off on 63 Years Ago ‘Brave New World’ Author Predicted Big Tech’s Power to Manipulate Behavior)
Reuters, BBC, and Bellingcat Participated in Covert UK Foreign Office-Funded Programs to “Weaken Russia,” Leaked Docs Reveal
Max Blumenthal | The Gray Zone - TRANSCEND Media Service
March 1st, 2021 (EXPOSURES - EXPOSÉS | Comments Off on Reuters, BBC, and Bellingcat Participated in Covert UK Foreign Office-Funded Programs to “Weaken Russia,” Leaked Docs Reveal)
US Congress Escalates Pressure on Media Tech Giants to Censor More, Threatening the First Amendment
Glenn Greenwald | Substack – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 22nd, 2021 (ANGLO AMERICA | Comments Off on US Congress Escalates Pressure on Media Tech Giants to Censor More, Threatening the First Amendment)
Opening the CIA’s Can of Worms
Edward Curtin | Behind the Curtain – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 22nd, 2021 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Opening the CIA’s Can of Worms)
How to Understand the [Postjournalism] Rage Economy
Murtaza Hussain | The Intercept - TRANSCEND Media Service
February 22nd, 2021 (MEDIA | Comments Off on How to Understand the [Postjournalism] Rage Economy)
Blocking Twitter & Twitter Blocking Trump: Why We Should Worry
Richard Falk | Global Justice in the 21st Century – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 18th, 2021 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Blocking Twitter & Twitter Blocking Trump: Why We Should Worry)
How Silicon Valley, in a Show of Monopolistic Force, Destroyed Parler
Glenn Greenwald |– TRANSCEND Media Service
January 18th, 2021 (MEDIA | Comments Off on How Silicon Valley, in a Show of Monopolistic Force, Destroyed Parler)
Trump’s Twitter Ban May Be Justified, but That Doesn’t Mean Tech Giants’ Power Isn’t Scary
Alan MacLeod | FAIR Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 18th, 2021 (MEDIA | Comments Off on Trump’s Twitter Ban May Be Justified, but That Doesn’t Mean Tech Giants’ Power Isn’t Scary)
(Português) 10 Estratégias de Manipulação em Massa Utilizadas Diariamente Contra Você
Tales Luciano Duarte | Saia da Caixinha/Yogui.co - TRANSCEND Media Service
January 11th, 2021 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) 10 Estratégias de Manipulação em Massa Utilizadas Diariamente Contra Você)
How the News Media Taught Us to Love Censorship, Hate Journalism
Joseph Mercola, M.D. | The Defender – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 30th, 2020 (MEDIA | Comments Off on How the News Media Taught Us to Love Censorship, Hate Journalism)
Media, Propaganda, Perception and China’s Identity in the 21st Century
Hassanal Noor Rashid | JUST Commentary - TRANSCEND Media Service
November 30th, 2020 (BRICS | Comments Off on Media, Propaganda, Perception and China’s Identity in the 21st Century)
Constantly Wrong: The Case against Conspiracy Theories
Kirby Ferguson - TRANSCEND Media Service
November 16th, 2020 (IN-DEPTH VIDEOS | Comments Off on Constantly Wrong: The Case against Conspiracy Theories)
Constantly Wrong
Cory Doctorow | Pluralistic - TRANSCEND Media Service
November 16th, 2020 (MEDIA | Comments Off on Constantly Wrong)
10 Ways to Call Something Russian Disinformation without Evidence
Reporting by Matt Taibbi - TRANSCEND Media Service
November 2nd, 2020 (MEDIA | Comments Off on 10 Ways to Call Something Russian Disinformation without Evidence)
‘The Social Dilemma’ Sounds Alarm on Social Media’s Dark Side
Jeremy Loffredo | Children’s Health Defense - TRANSCEND Media Service
October 12th, 2020 (MEDIA | Comments Off on ‘The Social Dilemma’ Sounds Alarm on Social Media’s Dark Side)
The “Third Way” of the Fake COVID-19 Two-Sided “Debate”
Gary G. Kohls, MD | Duty to Warn – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 31st, 2020 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on The “Third Way” of the Fake COVID-19 Two-Sided “Debate”)
Disinformed to Death
Jonathan Freedland | The New York Review of Books - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 24th, 2020 (REVIEWS | Comments Off on Disinformed to Death)
A Letter on Justice and Open Debate
Multiple Signers | Harper's Magazine - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 20th, 2020 (CURRENT AFFAIRS | Comments Off on A Letter on Justice and Open Debate)
Writers’ Open Letter against ‘Cancel Culture’ Is About Stifling Free Speech, Not Protecting It
Jonathan Cook – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 20th, 2020 (CURRENT AFFAIRS | Comments Off on Writers’ Open Letter against ‘Cancel Culture’ Is About Stifling Free Speech, Not Protecting It)
A More Specific Letter on Justice and Open Debate
Multiple Signers | The Objective - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 20th, 2020 (CURRENT AFFAIRS | Comments Off on A More Specific Letter on Justice and Open Debate)
‘Cancel Culture’ Cannot Erase a Strong Argument
Robert Jensen | Countercurrents - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 20th, 2020 (CURRENT AFFAIRS | Comments Off on ‘Cancel Culture’ Cannot Erase a Strong Argument)
How Technology Literally Changes Our Brains
Ezra Klein | Vox - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 6th, 2020 (TECHNOLOGY | Comments Off on How Technology Literally Changes Our Brains)
Inside the NSA’s Secret Tool for Mapping Your Social Network
Barton Gellman | Wired - TRANSCEND Media Service
May 25th, 2020 (WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE | Comments Off on Inside the NSA’s Secret Tool for Mapping Your Social Network)
Since I Met Edward Snowden, I’ve Never Stopped Watching My Back
Barton Gellman | The Atlantic - TRANSCEND Media Service
May 25th, 2020 (WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE | Comments Off on Since I Met Edward Snowden, I’ve Never Stopped Watching My Back)
The Use of Propaganda in Times of Global or National Crises
Dr Gary Kohls | Duty to Warn - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 20th, 2020 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | 1 Comment »)
‘And Then – Nothing. Silence’: The Deadly Facade of ‘Democracy’
Media Lens – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 9th, 2020 (MEDIA | Comments Off on ‘And Then – Nothing. Silence’: The Deadly Facade of ‘Democracy’)
Private Equity Firm to Purchase the Assets of the .ORG Domain Registry for $1 Billion
Kevin Reed | WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 3rd, 2020 (NEWS | Comments Off on Private Equity Firm to Purchase the Assets of the .ORG Domain Registry for $1 Billion)
One World Digital Dictatorship
Soren Korsgaard | Crime and Power – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 27th, 2020 (ANALYSIS, IN FOCUS, WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE, MILITARISM, MEDIA, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on One World Digital Dictatorship)
Hovering in Cyberspace
Edward Curtin | Behind the Curtain – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 27th, 2020 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | 1 Comment »)
Under US Pressure, Social Media Companies Censor Critical Content and Suspend Venezuelan, Iranian, and Syrian Accounts
Ben Norton | The Grayzone – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 20th, 2020 (MEDIA | Comments Off on Under US Pressure, Social Media Companies Censor Critical Content and Suspend Venezuelan, Iranian, and Syrian Accounts)
Smartphone ‘Addiction’: Young People ‘Panicky’ when Denied Mobiles
Sean Coughlan - BBC News
December 2nd, 2019 (TECHNOLOGY | Comments Off on Smartphone ‘Addiction’: Young People ‘Panicky’ when Denied Mobiles)
Boycott All U.S.-Corporate Media!
Eric Zuesse – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 23rd, 2019 (MEDIA | Comments Off on Boycott All U.S.-Corporate Media!)
(Français) Google est ton ami… Ou pas, en fait
Philippe Huysmans | Le Vilain Petit Canard – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Français) Google est ton ami… Ou pas, en fait)
(Italiano) I «biscotti» avvelenati della rete
Matteo Bartocci – Il Manifesto
August 26th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Italiano) I «biscotti» avvelenati della rete)
(Português) E agora, Brasil?
Boaventura de Sousa Santos | Sul21 – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) E agora, Brasil?)
Homo Roboticus?
Unknown – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 (JOKE OF THE WEEK | Comments Off on Homo Roboticus?)
The Rise of Corporate Nations
Lorenzo Marsili – Al Jazeera
July 22nd, 2019 (IN FOCUS, MEDIA, ECONOMICS, CAPITALISM | Comments Off on The Rise of Corporate Nations)
(Français) Dominants des médias, médias dominants et médiatisation de la pensée dominante
Denis Souchon | Le Grand Soir – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 22nd, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Français) Dominants des médias, médias dominants et médiatisation de la pensée dominante)
Worshipping the Electronic Image
Chris Hedges | Truthdig – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 22nd, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, MEDIA, TECHNOLOGY | 1 Comment »)
Facial Recognition Tech Is Growing Stronger, Thanks to Your Face
Cade Metz – The New York Times
July 15th, 2019 (WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE | Comments Off on Facial Recognition Tech Is Growing Stronger, Thanks to Your Face)
Facebucks Are the Last Thing the World Needs
Prabir Purkayastha | Independent Media Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 8th, 2019 (WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE, MEDIA, ECONOMICS, CAPITALISM | Comments Off on Facebucks Are the Last Thing the World Needs)
Thumbs Down to Facebook’s Cryptocurrency
Joseph E. Stiglitz, Nobel Economics Laureate | Project Syndicate – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 8th, 2019 (NOBEL LAUREATES, WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE, MEDIA, ECONOMICS, CAPITALISM | Comments Off on Thumbs Down to Facebook’s Cryptocurrency)
Libra: Facebook’s Audacious Bid for Global Monetary Control
Ellen Brown | Web of Debt – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 1st, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS, MEDIA, ECONOMICS, CAPITALISM, CURRENT AFFAIRS | Comments Off on Libra: Facebook’s Audacious Bid for Global Monetary Control)
The Lowdown on Libra: What Consumers Need to Know about Facebook’s New Cryptocurrency
Ernest Foo – The Conversation
July 1st, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, MEDIA, ECONOMICS, CAPITALISM, CURRENT AFFAIRS | Comments Off on The Lowdown on Libra: What Consumers Need to Know about Facebook’s New Cryptocurrency)
US Congress Calls for Facebook to Halt Cryptocurrency Project, Libra
Nivesh Rustgi | CoinGape – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 1st, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, MEDIA, ECONOMICS, CAPITALISM, CURRENT AFFAIRS | Comments Off on US Congress Calls for Facebook to Halt Cryptocurrency Project, Libra)
My TED Talk: How I Took on the Tech Titans in Their Lair
Carole Cadwalladr – The Guardian
April 29th, 2019 (SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on My TED Talk: How I Took on the Tech Titans in Their Lair)
Facebook Removes Page of Ecuador’s Former President on Same Day as Assange’s Arrest
Elias Marat | The Mind Unleashed – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 15th, 2019 (NEWS, HUMAN RIGHTS, WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE, ANGLO AMERICA, EUROPE, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, MEDIA, JUSTICE | Comments Off on Facebook Removes Page of Ecuador’s Former President on Same Day as Assange’s Arrest)