South African MTBS Interschools Cheerleading Video Reaches over 5.8 Million Views

A video showing a South African School cheering on their team in a local Interschools athletics competition has now racked up almost 6 Million views and have been shared 108 Thousand times on Facebook. The video has also been shared on Reddit and has made international news headlines.       From Wikipedia: – MTBS is an annual interschools athletics competition (the largest in South Africa) held between four high schools located in Bellville, Western Cape. The competition is famous for the cheerleading by participating schools.    These schools are:…

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“Racist Apartheid School” Comments Sour South African High School, D.F. Malan Viral Video – Call for name change

A recent video featuring South African High School D.F. Malan recently went viral on Facebook as social media were in awe of the amazing display by these talented pupils.   But now comments about this being a “white apartheid school” and “racism” has soured some of the joy.  Bit-Media has also received several messages complaining that racial segregation is still present in South African schools.   The video in question below…       Some of the comments…       Who was D.F. Malan and what is in a…

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South African High School, D.F. Malan making International waves with MTBS viral video

A video featuring South African High School D.F. Malan has clocked up millions of views on Facebook and is now being picked up by international news sites and platforms such as reddit.   Watch Below as D.F. Malan leaves the crowd in awe…       What is MTBS? MTBS is the largest annual interschools athletics competitionn South Africa which is  held between four high schools located in Bellville, Western Cape. These schools are: D.F. Malan High School, Tygerberg High School, Bellville High School and Stellenberg High School.   The name…

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DATA: Americans Distrust Mainstream Social Media

  New Report Finds Americans Trust Specialized Forums Over Facebook – Resurgence of Forum Users Amid Era of Social Media Disillusionment   Los Angeles, Calif. – Dec. 12, 2018 – Tapatalk, the leading mobile forum app, today announced survey results showing consumers are growing frustrated with the inability to find trusted information on mainstream social media. To learn more about this dynamic, Tapatalk conducted an anonymous survey of over 1,000 Americans to better understand how people are using platforms, such as Facebook, Twitter, Reddit and decentralized forums.     DOWNLOAD…

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Binance sets Hacker Bounty at $250,000 USD

On 7 March 2018, users on the Binance cryptocurrency exchange noticed irregular behavior.     Binance was alerted and managed to reverse the transactions, however, it is vital they understand just how hackers could have sidestepped their security and also, the Binance Two-Factor authentication system.  See more Reddit comments here     In response to the hack, Binace issued the following statement”   “To ensure a safe crypto community, we can’t simply play defense. We need to actively prevent any instances of hacking before they occur, as well as follow through…

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Coinbase drains users Bank Accounts

It is being reported by CNBC and the Verge that Coinbase is erratically overcharging some users and emptying their bank accounts.     Complaints against Coinbase are mounting as Bitcoin trading increase and one user on Reddit posted that they purchased Bitcoin, Ether, and Litecoin for a total of $300 on February 9th.     The transactions repeated five times a few days later for a total of $1,500, even though the user had not made any more purchases. That was enough to clear out this user’s bank account, they…

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