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Facebook’s cryptocurrency proposal meets opposition

Facebook’s cryptocurrency proposal meets opposition

October 4, 2019

The offerings of a decentralized banking system, or cryptocurrency, have been circulating in society ever since Bitcoin was introduced in 2009.  Others have attempted to create their own c...

Opinion: Why banning Alex Jones could be a mistake

September 1, 2018

Joseph Gomez gives his opinion on the banishment of everybody's favorite gravely-voiced conspiracy theorist, Alex Jones.

Ello? It’s not Facebook

Ello? It’s not Facebook

October 1, 2014

The ad-free, anti-data-mining, invite-only social media platform Ello has surged in numbers with up to 31,000 people joining per hour at the end of September. Launched in April...

College admission via Facebook

College admission via Facebook

April 3, 2014

As college admission season beings to die down, graduating seniors' egos are alive and well. March and April, the two months in which many colleges release their admission decisions,...

Facebook on the outs

Facebook on the outs

December 17, 2013

The once very popular Facebook is on the outs with teenagers around the world as other social media sites are taking over. Most teenagers would admit to being a member of Faceboo...

Dangerous threat stems from Facebook confessions page

Dangerous threat stems from Facebook confessions page

March 21, 2013

Anonymous "confession" Facebook pages have become popular throughout local high schools, and one in particular has yielded dangerous consequences. Students are able to vo...

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