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“Suicide Rates In Rural America Jump, Nearly Half A Million Dead”

“From 1999 to 2016, the suicide rate of Americans ages 25 to 64 jumped 41%, researchers noted in JAMA Network Open. The study found Americans living in rural communities had a 25% higher probability of taking their own life than … Continue reading

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“Facebook allows massive data leaks…” 400 MILLION users compromised

“Social media network giant Facebook’s latest security breach exposed the phone numbers of over 400 million users around the world, including records for users in the UK and Vietnam. This wasn’t a security issue for Facebook, says Todd Shipley, the … Continue reading

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“YouTube… censorship: 100,000 videos [& 17,000 channels] banned”

“YouTube announced that it removed over 100,000 videos and 17,000 channels for “hate speech” violations in the second quarter of 2019, a fivefold increase over the previous period. In an official blog post, the Google-owned video platform announced that it … Continue reading

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“Facebook privacy breach: Hundreds of millions of users’ phone numbers exposed”

“Hundreds of millions of phone numbers linked to Facebook accounts were left exposed on an unprotected server in the latest massive security breach to plague the embattled tech giant. Up to 419 million phone numbers were stored on a database … Continue reading

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“‘Hundreds’ of others could be implicated in Jeffrey Epstein case

“Still-secret court filings related to sexual predator Jeffrey Epstein and his alleged procurer Ghislaine Maxwell could implicate “hundreds of other people,” Maxwell’s lawyer said Wednesday during a hearing…” ‘Hundreds’ of others could be implicated in Jeffrey Epstein case Translation: Hundreds … Continue reading

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“YouTube to pay up to $200 million for child-privacy violations”

“Google will reportedly pay between $150 and $200 million to resolve a Federal Trade Commission (FTC) investigation into YouTube regarding its potential violation of a children’s privacy law, according to a report…” YouTube to pay up to $200 million for … Continue reading

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Spying: “…Ring teams with 400 police forces, extending surveillance reach”

“The doorbell-camera company Ring has quietly forged video-sharing partnerships with more than 400 police forces across the United States, granting them potential access to homeowners’ camera footage and a powerful role in what the company calls the nation’s “new neighborhood … Continue reading

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