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Join Us in Indianapolis!

The Horn is going to Indianapolis! We will be exhibitors at the Made in America convention, taking place at the Indianapolis Convention Center on October 3rd through 6th. We’re at booth #2956; if you’re in town, come by and say hello! We have some insane membership discounts available only to convention-goers. Hope to see you there!

You Think Facebook is Free? Think Again….

The one question we here at The Horn get from people all the time is: Why should I pay for The Horn when Facebook and most other social networks are free? Here’s the answer to that question: They aren’t free – you’re already paying. You pay for the “privilege” of using Facebook and its ilk by giving them all that information about you. And bear in mind, you don’t need any sophisticated “data-harvester” to clandestinely grab any that data: most of it is OUT IN THE OPEN! All those preferences you set, all those profile questions you answer (“My favorite movie: Pulp Fiction!)… All that stuff is out on the Read more »

USA Today: Are social media users abandoning Facebook and Instagram?

Um…. Yeah! [contentcards url=”https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/2019/09/12/are-social-media-users-abandoning-facebook-and-instagram/40113681/” target=”_blank”]

Facebook May Strike Out in the Dating Game

It’s not you… It’s Facebook: [contentcards url=”https://www.wsj.com/articles/facebook-may-strike-out-in-the-dating-game-11568286003″ target=”_blank”]

Facebook is settling one of its lawsuits over fake likes

Heck, aren’t all those likes “fake”??… https://www.theverge.com/2019/9/12/20862620/facebook-instagram-new-zealand-bot-fake-like-company-lawsuit-settlement

The Horn on TechAERIS

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The Horn in the Minneapolis Star Tribune

We sat down to chat with Star Tribune reporter Neal St. Anthony. This is what resulted… [contentcards url=”http://www.startribune.com/owner-of-minnesota-glass-company-launches-facebook-alternative/508768612/” target=”_blank”]

The Horn on KTVN

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The Horn on The CW

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The Horn on Business Vantage Views

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