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Twitter Kills 90,000 Accounts Associated With SIREN Botnet Campaign

After a US-based digital security company alerted Twitter about a massive botnet campaign promising online sex to its users, the micro-blogging website has removed nearly 90,000 such fake accounts. 359 more words

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Firstly, let me state that on any of my various pages my profile is easily accessible.

Secondly, I have noticed that positive and supportive comments the poster’s profile is easily accessible. 619 more words


Bogus Accounts

(San Jose Mercury News) Wells Fargo may have opened as many as 3.5 million bogus bank accounts without its customers’ permission, attorneys for customers suing the bank have alleged in a court filing, suggesting the bank may have created far more fake accounts than previously indicated. 121 more words

True effectiveness of Facebook ads?

In the latest video I talked to great length and positives about Facebook ads. I felt that I need to clarify that a bit. I posted a picture of one (ad) in particular that had a few thousands people and I got about 30% likes out of that reach – A great result. 427 more words

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Facebook cracks down on 30,000 fake accounts in France

France is 10 days away from the first round of voting to select its next president and it appears to be a dead heat among four major candidates. 316 more words


@Tom_Watson: will you publish what you've spent Mosley's £500k on?

The word among Labour activists is that there has been a sudden, massive upturn in the number of bots and fake accounts swamping pro-Corbyn threads on social media – often along the lines of ‘ 264 more words

The Lazy Arguments

One thing I can say about this latest American election is that it truly has brought out some really truly astounding arguments, or why it is okay for either side to have done what they’ve done. 240 more words

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