Facebook Reports Security Breach That Affects 50 Million Users

The social networking website Facebook has discovered a security breach affecting at least 50 million users, the company says, but it’s still unclear what information may have been accessed. Guy Rosen, the vice president of Product Management, said its engineering team discovered on Tuesday that…

‘Orwellian’ Move: Facebook Teams Up With US Government to Police ‘Fake News’ in Foreign Elections

Facebook has teamed up with two US government-funded think tanks as part of a new initiative to bolster the social media giant’s “election integrity efforts” around the globe. The new partnership with the International Republican Institute (IRI) and the National Democratic Institute (NDI) was revealed…

China’s Terrifying “Social Credit” System Has Already Blocked 11 Million From Taking Flights

China’s terrifying ‘social credit’ system, which is a rating assigned to each citizen based on government data regarding their economic and social status, has effectively blocked more than 11.14 million flights and 4.25 million high-speed train trips at the end of April, according to a…