Amnesty International says Facebook and Google surveillance poses threat to Human Rights

Facebook and Google are time-and-time again labeled as surveillance powerhouses. They are often called out for having too much information on its users. Well, well-known human rights non-profit Amnesty International recently published a report calling out both Google and Facebook for their surveillance-based business models. It slams these two More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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Google’s Tour Builder Is a Great New Way to Make Your Friends Hate You

Google is testing out a new way for you to show your friends exactly where you’ve been or where you want to go. Yesterday, the company made new Google Earth tools public so that users can create their own More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, November 19th, 2019
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Canadian citizen brutally attacked at resort in Tulum

What was meant to be a Mexican vacation with family and friends took a nightmarish turn for Ottawa’s Lexie York. On her first night at the Grand Bahia Principe resort in Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico; York More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, November 17th, 2019
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Mexican muralists to take over NYC in 2020

Opening at the Whitney in February 2020: An unprecedented gathering of nearly 200 works by sixty American and Mexican artists testifies to the transformative impact of Mexican artists on their American contemporaries. More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, November 12th, 2019
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10 Quick Tips to Help Students Find Their First Job

Young students often want to be financially independent and start their career path as soon as possible. In many ways, this is the right point of view. While others are busy surfing social media, pulling all-nighters More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, November 11th, 2019
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It´s official, Mexico has granted political asylum to former president of Bolivia, Evo Morales

“The Mexican government has granted political asylum to the former president of Bolivia, Evo Morales, to protect his integrity”, announced Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard. In a press conference, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, November 10th, 2019
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Suspects linked to New Hampshire couple’s deaths found in Mexico

KINGSVILLE, Texas — A man and a woman wanted in connection with the missing New Hampshire couple found buried at a Texas beach will be turned over to the Texas Rangers, a Justice Department spokeswoman More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, November 9th, 2019
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The historical figure of “La Malinche” a character shrouded in myth

Malinche’s story can be interpreted in different ways. She has been known as the mother of Mexico, and even Mexico’s Eve (the son she had with Spanish conquistador Hernán Cortés was likely More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, November 9th, 2019
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DiCaprio’s Nat Geo thriller exposes truth about vaquita’s extinction

When Richard Ladkani said yes to filming Sea of Shadows with Academy Award-winner Leonardo DiCaprio, exposing how Mexican drug cartels and Chinese traffickers are bringing the rare vaquita More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, November 8th, 2019
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The 10 most-viewed fake-news stories on Facebook in 2019 revealed in new report (FB)

Facebook is the largest social media service on the planet, with over 2 billion users — over a quarter of the world’s population.As such, policing Facebook is a tremendous challenge. One of the service’s More...