It is no shock to say that Facebook has had some rough months lately. Amidst controversy over their handling of fake news and algorithms that seem to avoid friends, the company’s biggest problems are actually internal. The social media giant’s culture is beginning to gain a lot of attention, and not for good reasons. We learned more in a Slashdot excerpt, “A Facebook Employee Asked Reporter to Turn Off Phone So Facebook Couldn’t Track its Location.”
Phi Beta Iota: This all went wrong when the social media mandarins fell for the advertising model and concluded that only intrusive total surveillance of their clients and the content of their clients would lead to clicks that could be converted in to revenue. They have no honor. They are doing great evil. The time has come for an Autonomous (Alternative) Internet that guaratees each individual the rights of anonymity, identity, sovereignty, and security. This will be discussed at the below conference, Robert David Steele and two major crypto leaders will be in attendance.