Tag: fake news

October 9, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Guess the Word  and Contact Us for Prizes!  Series 66 starts soon…. 1st letter of each Post Title (in a Series) spells a business word – spelt correctly or jumbled up.  Previous answers: Series 65  spelt  I-G-N-I-T-E-N-U-Y  (INGENUITY) Series 64  spelt  L-O-R-D-A-L  (DOLLAR) Series 63  spelt  V-I-A-G-A-T-E-N  (NAVIGATE) Series 62  spelt  A-I-M-X-O  (AXIOM) Series 61  spelt …

August 24, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Threat We guard against cybercrime but what about the threat from the Tech Giants?  They extract our data by stealth – not “to improve your experience on the device” but to create new sales routes for themselves.  Meanwhile, we are harmed by “influence”, manipulation and fake news.  Today’s model of consent is far too loose. …

April 25, 2018 admin123@ No comments exist

Scam Web scammers don’t need to guess who’ll fall for their cons.  Social media’s trove of user data + algorithms target their fake ‘news’ & ‘endorsed’ ads across multiple platforms – by age, interests, location or IP address – based on previous clicks on their links Guessed the Word?     Series 22 (8/8)      [pic:…

January 2, 2018 admin123@ No comments exist

Trust Big Tech is losing our trust.  Fake news, minimal tax payments, ads alongside extremist content, poor attitude to harassment, unfair terms, & unsuitability for kids.  Public sentiment is turning against the tech giants Guessed the Word?       Series 17 (4/7)       [pic: ElisaRiva]