Typically, social media has been the world's most effective system of disseminating hyperbole, so Zuckerberg's statement on stage that day was comparably extraordinary. Facebook's privacy incidents over the years have been so numerous and so severe, ZDNet has already established a kind of hall of fame for them. At the summit of this list is an incident that may literally have changed the world, covered in depth by ZDNet's Charlie Osborne: The policy-breaking sharing of at least 87 million personal records of Facebook users worldwide, with the political operations group Cambridge Analytica. As ZDNet's Zack Whittaker reported, this firm has been linked with disinformation campaigns responsible for stirring political activism favoring the United Kingdom's exit from the European Union, and favoring the Republican candidate in the 2016 presidential campaign. … [Read more...] about The decline of social media: Facebook and Twitter leave us wanting
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‘They might not have enjoyed that, but generally, they were proud of me, and now our whole family is friends with Craig Revel Horwood and his boyfriend Jonathan. Craig and my oldest go to the same nail salon, and we spent New Year’s Eve at their house. I left my phone there, a bit drunk.’ … [Read more...] about Money worries and debt forced Strictly’s Mike Bushell to abandon original career
0commentsEarlier this month, Ripa managed to turn heads on Instagram on two separate occasions. First, she sported a bedazzled turban to help ring in the New Year. Second, she called Consuelos "daddy" in an Instagram post, which led to a lively online discussion. … [Read more...] about Kelly Ripa Reveals Funny Reason She ‘Shut Down’ Daughter Lola’s Debit Card
Perhaps the most serious criticism leveled at Davos over the years is that attendees -- who must be invited by the WEF -- represent a narrow range of political and economic views. The result, critics say, is a herd-like tendency to accept pro-market nostrums and to trumpet the virtues of globalization rather than examine its vices. … [Read more...] about What is Davos?
As a result, the root of the challenge in smoothing over the bumpy silos -- which result in bumpy customer experiences as the disconnects show right in the technology touchpoints themselves -- is really resolving people issues over control and ownership. Since the two leaders are each nurturing increasingly large digital purviews, with many expanding overlaps, it appears that a reboot of the relationship is in order to reset the status quo, increase collaboration, clarify roles and responsibilities, and find better ways of working together in an ever-more digitally-infused world. … [Read more...] about The evolving role of the CIO and CMO in customer experience
“By now, we expect that a new cabinet independently formed by the President based on merit and other constitutional criteria is made public at the very least, not a situation where few members of the cabal are hiding in shadows trying to handpick their allies and cronies who have contributed to neither the growth of the country nor assist the Party and the Presidential campaign in the run up to the 2019 General Elections”, the group added. … [Read more...] about Next Level Appointments: Are the President’s men at war?
“We believe this is a reasonable number to reach close friends, while helping prevent abuse,” the spokesperson added. The move comes at a time when governments and regulators across the world are looking at effective ways to curb the spread of fake messages through digital platforms. … [Read more...] about WhatsApp limits forwarding message to five chats globally
Though she doesn't care about her pregnancy weight gain. Speaking a month ago the brunette beauty wrote on Instagram: 'Throughout my pregnancy so far I've gained 50lbs. And the best part is, I don't care! I have never felt better, and I am so thankful that my body and son have allowed me to be as mobile and flexible as I have been. … [Read more...] about Ashley Graham welcomes her first child, a son, with husband Justin Ervin: ‘At 6:00pm on Saturday our lives changed for the better’