Facebook Contractor Spies on Horrified Moderators. When Does It End?

A Facebook partner is spying on its own traumtized content moderators, giving us even more reasons to distrust Mark Zuckerberg’s company. | Source: AFP PHOTO / Brendan Smialowski Facebook released a video last year apologizing for its data misuse that likely swayed the 2016 election. It ends by saying “if this place does what it …

5 Crazy Numbers We Found in WeWork’s Horrorshow IPO

WeWork revealed its IPO prospectus on Wednesday and we found some bizarre facts and figures inside. Source: Shutterstock By CCN Markets: The prospect of a WeWork IPO was met with skepticism after the official S-1 filing to the SEC revealed some extravagant facts and figures about the company and its CEO. Here are 5 interesting …

Court Slams Facebook, Allows Privacy Class Action Worth Billions

Facebook’s privacy woes isn’t doing the company any favors. | Source: AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg just had their ears boxed by the 9th US circuit Court of Appeals regarding privacy concerns related to Facebook’s facial recognition technology. The decision by the court opens the possibility of a massive Facebook class …

Stock Futures Stabilize After Wild 600 Point Dow Swings

Markets brace for a stable Thursday trading open after a wild ride on Wednesday. | Source: Drew Angerer/Getty Images/AFP Stock market futures point to a stable open on Wall Street after yesterday’s wild session which saw the Dow Jones plunge 600 points before recovering. The volatility subsided overnight as China stabilized the yuan and US …

Walmart Just Might Reshape Crypto Forever

Facebook & Libra are old news. Walmart’s surprise crypto patent could reshape the industry forever if it ever actually launches. | Source: Shutterstock. Image Edited by CCN. Like as not, you’ve heard the news: Walmart has laid the groundwork to create its own “cryptocurrency.” The move to patent a blockchain-based stablecoin variant generates speculation. Is …

Tech Billionaire Mark Cuban Doubles Down on Potentially Deadly Libra

Libra is under attack from a big name in the tech world, again. Mark Cuban, the billionaire owner of the Dallas Mavericks and recurring Shark Tank guest, has already called Facebook’s new digital currency “dangerous” and “a big mistake.” Now he’s doubling down on that prediction, suggesting that it could be even worse than he …