He writes to say, “After more than a decade with Twitter, I’m finally done with them. Good riddance. Today I joined Parler. –Bill”
During the recent presidential election campaign, Twitter has taken mechanical censorship to new levels. Instead of censoring ways of speaking, Twitter has decided to censor specific ideas and thoughts. Automatic censorship of ideas is a problematic use of technology in itself but Twitter has been so inept that its efforts boomeranged. All the things Twitter aimed to repress were instead highlighted and Twitter itself became the butt of the joke.
By now, everyone has probably heard about Twitter’s attempt to censor the New York Post’s story about damaging materials found on Joe Biden’s son Hunter’s laptop…
MIT’s Technology Review shows that Twitter’s attempted censorship doubled the exposure of the New York Post article about Hunter Biden.Jonathan Bartlett, “Twitter twitted over clumsy political censorship” at Mind Matters News
Joking aside, if you just need information, you probably don’t need @jack.
Dembski might also be leaving Facebook for the same reason: Too much censorship and news management.