Facebook Is Paying Teens to Install a ‘Research’ App That Lets It Monitor Their Phones [Updated]

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Facebook has stealthily launched a service similar to Onavo Protect, its vampiric psuedo-VPN that claims to protect users’ privacy but actually collects and analyzes their data. This time it’s worse—Facebook is targeting teens to install a similar app via third-party beta testing services, in possible violation of…

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https://gizmodo.com/facebook-is-paying-teens-to-install-a-research-app-that-1832182370

Bird Box Is the First Great Monster Movie About This Poisonous Invention

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Have you watched the new Netflix movie Bird Box starring Sandra Bullock yet? It’s been divisive, with some people saying they love it and other people claiming that they hate it. But I absolutely loved it, and I have a theory about one of the most difficult questions of the entire movie: What are the monsters, exactly?

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https://paleofuture.gizmodo.com/bird-box-is-the-first-great-monster-movie-about-this-po-1831318490