THE BUZZ! Nearly 800 pounds of fentanyl worth $21.1 million found in shipment of green beans First. Green beans are a good source of folate, potassium, protein and fiber which can help lower cholesterol and regulate blood pressure. But what else can green beans help you do? How about smuggle drugs. More than 3.5 million fentanyl […]
The Buzz! Zuckerberg announces paid subscription service for Facebook and Instagram The Socials are now costing. That is if you want to the sought after blue check by your user name. Twitter pulled off the paid subscription for users who want to have the verified blue check. It seems Facebook and Instagram are […]
THE BUZZ! Seattle Public Schools sue TikTok, Meta for youth mental health crisis The biggest school district in Seattle is coming for some social media companies. Alleging that they contribute to the mental health crisis of kids. The Seattle Public Schools filed a lawsuit against media companies behind TikTok, Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, and Snapchat alleging their platforms […]
More than a dozen HBCUs get bomb threats on the first day of Black History Month Another day and another set of bomb threats at multiple HBCU’s across the country and even closer to home. Yesterday, schools such as Howard university, Bowie State university, were on alert. Now for the second day in a row […]
"Facebook’s persistent actions to undermine content moderation are the latest evidence that Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook leadership will continue to sacrifice the safety of our communities to line their pockets."
Facebook is reportedly hoping a new name can help it shed its troubled image.
Colin Powell, military leader and first Black US secretary of state, dies after complications from Covid-19 In sad news “General Colin L. Powell, former U.S. Secretary of State and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, passed away this morning due to complications from Covid 19,” the Powell family wrote on Facebook “We have lost a remarkable […]
Facebook apologizes for its AI labeling Black Men As ‘Primates’ Facebook is a major social media platform with over 2.85 billion users from all over the world and recently had to issue an apology after its artificial intelligence software labeled Black men as “primates.” The New York Times reports the problem started in June 2021 when a video showing […]
The Buzz! Facebook And Instagram Gets A New Feature. The new feature, available now, includes two new settings, one that allows users to turn off likes when scrolling on the feed and another that allows users to turn off likes on their own posts. The social media sites are now giving users the option to […]
Civil rights leaders argued that Facebook should take a definitive stance on Trump accessing a communication tool that the former president has often used to promote violence and chaos.