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Parler's Back from the Dead With a Domain Registered to Epik, Home to Gab and Daily Stormer

Parler came back online Sunday with a defiant message to the social network’s “lovers and haters.” Its new host appears to be Epik, a domain name registrar that has harbored other deplatformed cesspools like Gab, the Daily Stormer, and 8kun predecessor’s 8chan, thus cementing Parler, the self-proclaimed “world’s…Read more...
Tags: Science, Stormer, EPIK, Parler, Epik Home


Parler website appears to back online and promises to 'resolve any challenge before us'

OLIVIER DOULIERY/AFP via Getty Images The website of controversial social media platform Parler was back online Sunday, following a nearly week-long outage after it was booted from Amazon Web Services and kicked off Apple and Google's app stores. The website popped back up on Sunday with a message from CEO John Matze, asking "Hello, world. Is this thing on?" Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The website of controversial social media platform Parler was back online Sunday...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Washington, US, Trends, Social Media, Tech, Tim Cook, Aws, Fox News, Donald Trump, Amazon Web Services, Zendesk, Trump


Banning Parler isn't going to quash right-wing extremism. YouTube, Twitter, and Facebook are all sources of radicalization.

Parler was removed from the Google Play Store, Apple's App Store, and booted off its servers, hosted by Amazon Web Services. SOPA Images / Getty Images Social media platforms worked together to ban President Donald Trump and thousands of his supporters. Apple, Google, and Amazon worked together to shut down Parler by removing it from app stores and booting it from its servers. The aim was the stop the spread of Trump's message of violent insurrection which led to the Capitol siege last...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, China, US, Trends, Uganda, United States, United Kingdom, Silicon Valley, Christian, Donald Trump, Alexei Navalny, Imgur, Hydra


Parler turned over identifying information to the FBI after a user threatened to kill Trump and Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett

This illustration picture shows social media application logo from Parler displayed on a smartphone with its website in the background. OLIVIER DOULIERY/AFP via Getty Images Parler is a social media platform that describes itself as a "free speech social network." According to a criminal complaint, Parler cooperated with the FBI and turned over the phone number, email address, IP address, and email of a user who made death threats against President Donald Trump and Supreme Court Justice Am...
Tags: Amazon, Supreme Court, China, Trends, Fbi, Silicon Valley, Department Of Justice, Donald Trump, Trump, Sidney Powell, Reyes, El Paso Texas, EPIK, Amy Coney Barrett, Parler, Trump and Supreme Court Justice


Oklahoma, Wyoming, and West Virginia had the highest rate of Parler users leading up to the Capitol Siege, new data shows

Trump supporters clash with police and security forces as they storm the US Capitol in Washington, DC on January 6, 2021. OLIVIER DOULIERY/AFP via Getty Data from Global Wireless Solutions shows daily users on Parler nearly doubled following the Capitol riots. Users of the social media application, which eschews moderation, were more likely to be Caucasian, over 45, and upper middle class, according to GWS. After the election, Parler users prioritized the NewsMax app over the FoxNews app, ...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Twitter, News, US, West Virginia, Trends, Washington Dc, Silicon Valley, Fox News, Donald Trump, Trump, Carter, Capitol


Parler claims it was also dropped by Slack after Amazon and other tech giants cut ties with the controversial social media company

This illustration picture shows social media application logo from Parler displayed on a smartphone with its website in the background. OLIVIER DOULIERY/AFP via Getty Images Parler CEO John Matze claimed in a court filing Wednesday that Slack had "canceled their services" to his company. Matze claimed, in a lawsuit against Amazon's AWS over its decision to cut ties with Parler, that Slack had cited "a violation of their own terms of service based on AWS's decision to drop Parler." "Losing ...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Politics, Enterprise, US, Trends, Markets, Aws, Silicon Valley, Amazon Web Services, Slack, Zendesk, Trump, US Capitol


Parler's CEO says the app may shut down permanently after getting booted from Amazon Web Services

Parler CEO John Matze Fox News Parler CEO John Matze said the app could never come back online, Reuters reported. The social media site went offline after Amazon booted Parler from its web hosting service.  "It could be never," Matze told Reuters when asked when the app would return. "We don't know yet." Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Parler's CEO said the social media app may never come back online.John Matze, who founded the app in 2018, told Reuters he is not sure t...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Twitter, Microsoft, Glenn Beck, Trends, Social Media, Tech, Donald Trump, Amazon Web Services, Trump, Reuters, US Capitol, EPIK, Tech Insider


10 things in tech you need to know today

Sheryl Sandberg. Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for Vanity Fair Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Wednesday. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning.Have an Amazon Alexa device? Listen to this update by searching "Business Insider" in your flash briefing settings.Exclusive: GitHub employees are up in arms over the firing of a Jewish employee. The former employee said he was reprimanded by HR for his message to an internal Slack channel on the day of...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Cook, Youtube, Samsung, Trends, Tim Cook, Alibaba, Cbs, Sheryl Sandberg, Trump, Capitol, Amazon Alexa, US Capitol, EPIK, Tech Insider


Amazon hits back at Parler's antitrust lawsuit with extensive examples of its violent content, including death threats against politicians, tech CEOs, and BLM supporters

Amazon cited more than a dozen examples of content posted to the social-media platform Parler that it said violated Amazon's policies. SOPA Images / Getty Images Amazon responded on Tuesday to a lawsuit in which Parler accused the tech giant of violating antitrust law. In its response, Amazon accused Parler of violating its contract by refusing to remove more than 100 examples of violent content, including death threats against prominent Democrats, Republicans, and tech executives as w...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Twitter, Politics, News, Enterprise, Senate, US, NFL, Trends, Georgia, Nba, Lawsuits


Amazon hits back at Parler's antitrust lawsuit with extensive examples of its violent content, including death threats against Democrats, GOP, tech CEOs, and BLM

Amazon cited more than a dozen examples of content posted to the controversial social media platform Parler that it said violated Amazon's policies. SOPA Images / Getty Images Amazon responded on Tuesday to a lawsuit filed by Parler that accused the tech giant of violating antitrust laws by banning the controversial social media platform from using Amazon Web Services. In its response, Amazon alleged that Parler violated its contract by refusing to remove more than 100 examples of viol...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Twitter, Politics, News, Enterprise, US, Trends, Lawsuits, Aws, Silicon Valley, NHL, BLM


Parler moves to Epik, a domain registrar known for hosting far-right extremist content

SOPA Images / Getty Images Parler registered its domain with Epik, a company known for hosting other far-right websites including Gab. Epik said in a statement released Monday that though Parler registered its domain with the company, the companies had not been in contact.  Parler has denied allegations that it has become a haven for the far-right, but threats related to the Capitol insurrection thrived on the platform.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. After Amazon Web...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, News, Trends, Aws, Silicon Valley, Donald Trump, Capitol, Southern Poverty Law Center, Robert Davis, US Capitol, EPIK, Digital Culture, Tech Insider


What is Gab? The far-right social media site that Google and Apple banned and that is still gaining thousands of new users after Twitter and Facebook deplatformed Trump

Twitter/Business Insider Gab is a social media platform that has become a hot spot for far-right figures like Infowars founder Alex Jones as well as white supremacist and anti-Semitic rhetoric since it launched in 2016. That's because it doesn't moderate content as Twitter does — Gab markets itself as a vehicle for free speech and doesn't crack down on posts that would be considered hateful or containing false information. Since launching in 2016, Gab has been suspended by Stripe, PayPal,...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Twitter, Politics, News, Microsoft, Youtube, US, Trends, Social Media, Godaddy, Paypal, New York Times, Reddit


TIMELINE: It took only 48 hours for Parler to go from No. 1 on the App Store to offline entirely

Parler is appealing to users as a free-speech platform. OLIVIER DOULIERY/AFP On Friday, January 9, social media site Parler shot to number 1 on the App Store. By Monday, Parler went dark after getting booted by Amazon's web hosting platform. Parler experienced a tumultuous 48 period between Saturday morning and Sunday evening, during which CEO John Matze criticized Google's decision to ban the app and fought with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey. "Parler is not a surveillance app, so we can't just ...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Twitter, Politics, News, Congress, US, Trends, Aws, Fox News, Capitol Hill, Jack Dorsey, Donald Trump, Sundar Pichai, Dorsey


Amazon's decision to sever ties with Parler might not kill the controversial social media platform

Amazon Web Services will kick Parler off its platform on Sunday at 11:59 p.m. Pacific time. OLIVIER DOULIERY/AFP via Getty Images Amazon will kick Parler off its web servers, leaving the controversial social network to scramble for a new web host. Tech giants including Apple, Google, and Amazon have all recently backed away from Parler, an app that mainly appealed to far-right conservatives with limited content moderation. Parler CEO John Matze said the site could be down for up to a week,...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, News, Washington, US, Trends, Social Media, Aws, Quinn, Donald Trump, Pacific, Carnegie Mellon University, Amazon Web Services, New York University, Trump


Princess Love Requests Full Custody of Her 2 Kids With Ray J, He Says They’re “Spending More Time Together” Amid Divorce Proceedings

Princess Love is certainly not letting quarantine stop her legal moves. Shortly after filing for divorce from Ray J, Love has now submitted documents requesting full custody of the couple’s daughter Melody, 2, and son Epik, 4 months. According to court documents obtained by The Blast, Love wants full physical and legal custody of the children with Ray having visitation rights. She also wants the court to require Ray to pay child support while also ordering that she does not have to financially s...
Tags: Celebs, Hollywood, Pop Culture, Jazz, Las Vegas, Ray J, Ray, EPIK, Princess Love, Celebrity Divorces, Custody Battles, Ray J Love, Blast Love, Us Weekly Ray, Us Ray


Other Fiction Spielhagen, Friedrich: Röschen vom Hofe. V1 [German] 28.4.2020

Friedrich Spielhagens Ruhm war von seinen großen Romanen wie "Problematische Naturen", "Hammer und Amboß" oder "Sturmflut" (ihr werdet in MR noch eine Fülle weiterer Romane finden) untermauert; begonnen allerdings hat er mit Novellen ("Clara Vere", "Auf der Düne") und auch bis in die 1890er Jahre immer wieder Stücke dieses Formats beigesteuert (u.a. "Herrin"). Die erste Sammlung solcher Prosa erschien 1871 in zwei Bänden unter dem Titel "Novellen", der in späteren Auflagen bezeichnender Weise zu...
Tags: Books, ePub Books, Krieg, Wald, Kürzungen, Weise, Herrin, Leser, EPIK, Titel, Kapitel, Nordamerika, Spielhagen Friedrich, Clara Vere, Friedrich Spielhagen, zwei Bänden


These Coachella artists are playing local venues during Goldenvoice Presents April

Didn’t score tickets or can’t afford to spend three days in the desert at the 2020 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Indio this year? Never fear! Goldenvoice, the promoter behind Coachella, has revealed its seventh annual Goldenvoice Presents April concert series which features Coachella fest artists playing more than 30 shows in venues scattered throughout Southern California between April 8 and April 24. Tickets for these shows will go on sale over the course of three weeks starting at...
Tags: California, Nokia, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Long Beach, Music Festivals, Coachella, Glass House, Southern California, Mura Masa, Madeon, PAUL, Hollywood Bowl, Fox Theater Pomona


Notorious anon forum 8chan is back online as 8kun

Notorious forum 8chan, which is associated with numerous mass shootings, is back with a new name called 8kun. The site, a home for far-right extremists and conspiracy theorists, allows users to post anonymously and has famously hosted manifestos for Christchurch shooting in New Zealand, and El Paso shooting in the US.  During the Christchurch shooting the terrorist live-streamed the incident on the site, and many community members praised his ‘efforts.’ After these incidents, The site’s founder,...
Tags: Startups, US, World, New Zealand, Christchurch, El Paso, EPIK, Fredrik Bennon


Water Cooler: Pet Sematary, Twilight Zone, Shazam, Shrill, The Act, Cold War, Missing Link, Christopher Robin, Legend of Cocaine Island, Boy Band Con, Sandman Slim

On the April 8, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall , weekend editor Brad Oman , senior writer Ben Pearson , and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to discuss what they’ve been up to at the Water Cooler. You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes , Google Podcasts , Overcast , Spotify and all the popular podcast apps (here is the RSS URL if you need it). At The Water Coole...
Tags: Movies, Nintendo, Disneyland, Hulu, Chris, Peter, Anaheim, Ben, Brad, Jacob, Christopher Robin, Ben Pearson, Baba, EPIK, Lou Pearlman, Peter Sciretta


Speaking of Business: ‘Whoever owns the platform owns the power,’ analyst says

“I’m not going to define the red line.” Rob Monster, CEO of Sammamish-based domain registrar Epik.com, which helped social-media site Gab to return online after it became an internet outcast when one of its racist users was arrested in the mass shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue. “I would call Greek ‘dynamic’, not dead.” Chief marketer […]
Tags: Business, News, Pittsburgh, Sammamish, EPIK


Gab Server Subpoenaed By Pennsylvania Attorney General

Tweets by Gab, a social media site used by the suspect in the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting, show that the site's new server host, Epik has been served a subpoena by the Pittsburgh Attorney General.(Image credit: Getty Images)
Tags: News, Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, EPIK


Website used by suspect in synagogue massacre is back online

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Social media platform Gab, where the suspect in the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre spewed anti-Semitic messages, is back online roughly one week after domain registrar GoDaddy and other internet services dropped the site. Gab returned on Sunday after a Seattle-based company, Epik, accepted the site’s domain registration. Gab suspended the account […]
Tags: Business, News, Godaddy, Ap, Seattle, Pittsburgh, COLLEGE PARK Md, EPIK, Nation & World


Gab Is Back, And As Full Of Hate Speech As Ever

Gab, the favored social media network of America’s racists and anti-Semites, was back online Sunday and as full of hate speech as ever. The site was dropped by hosting provider GoDaddy.com last weekend after the man accused of killing 11 people in a Pittsburgh synagogue was discovered to have an active account full of threatening, demeaning posts about Jews. But Epik agreed to take over as the site’s host, as Gab announced in a triumphant Sunday tweet. “Here is our press release to the media: Yo...
Tags: News, America, Godaddy, Pittsburgh, Trump, Allegra Kirkland, Ben, Charlottesville Virginia, EPIK, Chris Cantwell, Torba, Muckraker, Andrew Torba Though Torba, Rob Monster, Thomas Paine Ben Franklin


Seattle-area company helps fringe site Gab return in wake of Pittsburgh synagogue shooting

Pittsburgh shooting suspect Robert Bowers had spewed anti-Semitic hate on social-media site Gab and wrote a post there shortly before the synagogue massacre. Gab later lost its web-hosting platform, but it has found a new host in Sammamish-based Epik.com.
Tags: Business, Technology, News, Nation, Seattle, Local News, Pittsburgh, Local Business, Eastside, Sammamish, EPIK, Nation & World, Robert Bowers


Brody Merlot – “CinciCali” (Album Review)

Every Summer, Hip-Hop’s newest generation of promising artists use the season as a proving ground to certify themselves among fans. This year, among the pack is fast-rising Los Angeles recording artist Brody Merlot. Making a name for himself in the underground with recent single, “Next Level”. Brody Merlot makes a first impression with the release of his debut album, entitled, ‘CinciCali’. Produced entirely by Epik the Dawn, ‘CinciCali’ is a nine-track body of work arranged to showcase the com...
Tags: Reviews, Los Angeles, Jazz, Brody, EPIK, Brody Merlot, CinciCali, Brody Merlot Making, Epik the Dawn CinciCali, Epik the Dawn


Teach ESL in South Korea

I always wanted to buy a one-way ticket to the unknown. When I finally saved my money and did just that five years ago, my life changed forever. The ticket was to Santiago, Chile, and I lived in that vibrant, colorful country for a year. Traveling around Chile and across the border to Peru and Argentina were just perks of my location. After a year of teaching experience, I took another chance, and applied to teach in South Korea. Getting to actually move to Korea is a process and one must have...
Tags: Travel, South Korea, US, Fbi, Dave, Santiago, Chile, Korea, Argentina, Peru, Busan, Seoul, Skype, All, Tefl, SANTIAGO Chile


5 best countries to teach ESL

Escaping your country to live abroad isn’t something everyone can do. Often, we hear stories of travelers with grand plans of never going home to relent at the first sign of trouble. Teaching English in another country can be even more of a challenge, with cultural differences potentially affecting your income, which is the whole reason many do it in the first place. Some areas stand out for ESL positions for their high pay, low cost of living, and ease in the hiring process. South Korea Any...
Tags: Travel, South Korea, North Korea, Saudi Arabia, US, Turkey, Taiwan, Beijing, Korea, Dubai, Oman, Istanbul, Uae, Esl, Dprk, All


Trademark filings reveal LG may be working on its own in-house processor

LG may be working on a pair of new processors, the Kromax and the Epik, if a pair of trademarks the company has filed for in Europe are evidence of its future plans. It's possible the company may be working with Intel on the project. The post Trademark filings reveal LG may be working on its own in-house processor appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Mobile, Europe, Trends, Intel, Lg, ARM, Processor, EPIK, Android Army, Kromax


Trademark filings reveal LG wants its own in-house processor

LG may be working on a pair of new processors, the Kromax and the Epik, if a pair of trademarks the company has filed for in Europe are evidence of its future plans. It's possible the company may be working with Intel on the project. The post Trademark filings reveal LG wants its own in-house processor appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Mobile, Europe, Business, Trends, Intel, Lg, ARM, Processor, EPIK, Android Army, Kromax


LG may take on Samsung's Exynos chips with new custom mobile processors

LG may be working on a pair of new processors, the Kromax and the Epik, if a pair of trademarks the company has filed for in Europe are evidence of its future plans. It's possible the company may be working with Intel on the project. The post LG may take on Samsung's Exynos chips with new custom mobile processors appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Mobile, Europe, Business, Samsung, Trends, Intel, Lg, ARM, Processor, EPIK, Android Army, Kromax