CRYPTO WARNING: FBI arrests three men accused of running a $722 million cryptocurrency fraud scheme that allegedly defrauded thousands of "investors"
(Natural News) For several years, I’ve repeatedly warned people to steer clear of crypto schemes. The crypto space seems to attract some of the most unscrupulous promoters, and people who are looking for quick gains often get suckered into costly arrangements that may not be legit. Now, an FBI investigation has led to the DOJ... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Image of the Day: Cryptosporidiosis Treatment
An enzyme blocker is highly effective at treating intestinal parasitic infection in mice. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - November 8, 2019 Category: Science Tags: Image of the Day Source Type: news

Your Summer Beach Trip Could Put You at Risk of Getting Sick. Here ’s What You Need to Know
A sunburn may not be the only health consequence of your summer beach trips and pool days. A study published last year estimated that recreational water activities are related to 90 million illnesses each year in the U.S., with swimming as one of the primary catalysts of water-borne respiratory, ear and skin infections. Less frequently, according to federal data, pathogens found in pools, lakes, rivers and oceans can lead to more serious sickness, including gastrointestinal illnesses and—in very rare cases—exposure to flesh-eating bacteria. This month, for example, a Florida woman died from a flesh-eating bacte...
Source: TIME: Health - July 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Infectious Disease Source Type: news

Cryptosporidiosis Outbreaks -- United States, 2009-2017 Cryptosporidiosis Outbreaks -- United States, 2009-2017
This report indicates a rising trend in cryptosporidiosis outbreaks in the US, a leading cause of waterborne disease. What are the implications for public health practice?Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention Journal Article Source Type: news

What is cryptosporidium? The pool parasite outbreak causing panic
(Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan) Cryptosporidiosis, a diarrheal disease, is caused by the microscopic parasite cryptosporidium and it's a tough bug to killl. Two University of Michigan experts weigh in on how to prevent it's spreading. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 10, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The faecal parasite known as crypto is having another outbreak
Shitcoins. Literally. (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - July 4, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Cryptosporidiosis Outbreak Rate Continues to Rise
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Source: eMedicineHealth.com - July 2, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Cryptosporidiosis Outbreak Rate Continues to Rise Cryptosporidiosis Outbreak Rate Continues to Rise
More than one third of the reported outbreaks were linked to waterborne exposure via swimming pools and other recreational venues.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - July 1, 2019 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

CDC warns swimmers about ‘Crypto,’ a parasite that can live for days in pools
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a warning about a rise in the number of outbreaks caused by the fecal parasite Cryptosporidium, or “Crypto.” (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - July 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lindsey Bever Source Type: news

Crypto, Other Dangers Abound Around the Pool
Outbreaks of diarrhea-causing cryptosporidium are increasing 13% each year, and 7,465 cases of crypto infection were reported from 2009 through 2017. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - July 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A Fecal Parasite Is Causing More Disease Outbreaks, and Swimming Pools May Be to Blame, CDC Says
A recent announcement from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) may put a damper on summer fun. A fecal parasite often spread by swimming is causing an increasing number of illness outbreaks, the agency says. The number of disease outbreaks involving the parasite Cryptosporidium, also known as Crypto, increased by about 13% each year from 2009 to 2017, according to a new report from the CDC. People can become ill with cryptosporidiosis after exposure to contaminated human or animal fecal matter, developing symptoms including nausea, cramps and diarrhea that can last weeks and lead to serious malnutriti...
Source: TIME: Health - July 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized public health Source Type: news

Crypto: How This Poop In Pool Parasite Has Been On The Rise
This fecal parasite can be in your swimming pool and is not the same as digital currency. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - July 1, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Increase Seen in Cryptosporidiosis Outbreaks From 2007 to 2019
FRIDAY, June 28, 2019 -- From 2009 to 2017, there was an increase in the annual number of reported cryptosporidiosis outbreaks in the United States, according to a study published online June 27 in Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. Radhika... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 28, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

QuickStats: Age-Adjusted Motor Vehicle Traffic Death Rates, by Urban-Rural Status and Sex --- National Vital Statistics System, United States, 2017
In 2017, the age-adjusted rate of motor vehicle traffic deaths was higher for residents of rural areas than urban areas. (Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report)
Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report - June 27, 2019 Category: American Health Tags: Cryptosporidiosis HIV Prevention HIV/AIDS HIV/AIDS and STDs MMWR Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report Motor Vehicle Injuries Motor Vehicle Safety Outbreaks Water-Related Diseases Source Type: news

Cryptosporidiosis Outbreaks --- United States, 2009--2017
During 2009-2017, 444 cryptosporidiosis outbreaks, resulting in 7,465 cases were reported from 40 states and Puerto Rico. (Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report)
Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report - June 27, 2019 Category: American Health Tags: Cryptosporidiosis HIV Prevention HIV/AIDS HIV/AIDS and STDs MMWR Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report Outbreaks Water-Related Diseases Source Type: news

Japanese billionaire, founder of SoftBank, lost $130 million on Bitcoin after the crypto-hype imploded
(Natural News) The second richest man in Japan recently lost a boatload of cash after deciding to sell his Bitcoin holdings, which he purchased at just about the worst possible time back in late 2017 when Bitcoin had reached all-time highs. Masayoshi Son, the billionaire founder of Softbank Group Corp., had experienced what many were... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The bizarre story of QuadrigaCX reveals why you are a complete fool to trust any crypto exchange
(Natural News) In case you missed it, a major Canadian cryptocurrency exchange went belly-up earlier this year after its CEO was reported to have “died,” supposedly taking with him “to the grave” nearly $200 million worth of other people’s crypto assets. QuadrigaCX, as the exchange was once called, had, at one point, been the largest... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Facebook just suspended Natural News for 7 days for posting this rather ho-hum fluoride infographic
(Natural News) The insanity of the tech giants’ censorship continues to expand by the day. With Twitter having permanently banned the Health Ranger account several weeks ago (@HealthRanger) after I criticized Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey for his involvement in a shady crypto scheme, Facebook has now decided to suspend Natural News for seven days for... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

After'Crypto's Winter', ICOs Growing Less But Maturing With Shift To STOs
Despite the second half of 2018 seeing the number and volume of ICOs and STOs decreasing significantly, last year witnessed twice as many successful ICOs/STOs as in 2017. But with the emergence of regulated STOs, the ICO fundraising method is now “leaving a grey area”, a new report has highlighted. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - March 8, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Roger Aitken, Contributor Source Type: news

Public pensions risk everything, start piling money into crypto... playing roulette with your retirement
(Natural News) As the price of Bitcoin continues to hover substantially below $4,000 per coin, after reaching earlier all-time highs of around $20,000 per coin, venture capitalists appear to now be swooping in for the kill as they launch brand new crypto schemes using people’s pension funds as financial backing. According to reports, a previously... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Indy media starting to admit Adams was right: Crypto industry "riddled with con artists, scammers and fraud"
(Natural News) A Canadian cryptocurrency exchange is reportedly filing for bankruptcy following the highly questionable “death” of its CEO and corresponding “loss” of nearly $200 million worth of customers’ crypto assets, once again raising the question: Is there anything legitimate going on in the crypto world that isn’t a total scam? QuadrigaCX, which had been... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Merck Granted U.S. Patent for novel combination of Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain Technology
Merck, a leading science and technology company, today announced that it has been granted Patent No. US 10,193,695 by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). The patent relates to the formation of 'crypto-objects', a novel security procedure linking Artificial Intelligence (AI) and blockchain technology. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - January 30, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Merck Group Business and Industry Source Type: news

Merck Granted U.S. Patent for Novel Combination of Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain Technology
Merck, a leading science and technology company, today announced that it has been granted Patent No. US 10,193,695 by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). The patent relates to the formation of 'crypto-objects', a novel security procedure linking Artificial Intelligence (AI) and blockchain technology. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 30, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Cryptosporidiosis
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Source: eMedicineHealth.com - December 19, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

The crypto bubble has burst: 80% plunge unfolds exactly as Adams warned over a year ago
(Natural News) For over a year, Mike Adams, the Health Ranger and founder/editor of Natural News, warned over and over again that Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies were nothing but a glorified Ponzi scheme, that those buying into the concept were like “sheep being led to slaughter,” and that the whole thing would end catastrophically. Nonetheless,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cryptocurrency analysis news channel launched on REAL.video: "KevBotReport"
(Natural News) If you want to keep up with the striking developments in cryptocurrencies — including rational criticism of the problems with crypto — you don’t want to miss a new video channel that has launched on REAL.video: The KevBotReport channel features six videos so far, and they’re packed with analysis details about Bitcoin, identity... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cryptosporidiosis worsened in mice on probiotics
(American Society for Microbiology) In an unexpected research finding infections with the intestinal parasite, Cryptosporidium parvum, worsened in mice that had been given a probiotic. The research was published in Applied and Environmental Microbiology, a journal of the American Society for Microbiology. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - August 31, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Plunging cryptocurrency alt coins now generating talk of "extinction" event that could wipe them all out
(Natural News) Financial experts are desperately trying to get an accurate sense of where the cryptocurrency market is headed amid a continued downward spiral trend that’s seen many crypto values plunge to disastrous lows. The bloodbath has been so dramatic in recent days that some observers are now predicting that more than 90 percent of... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cryptocurrency plunge continues as the late-2017 bubble takes them all down, including Bitcoin
(Natural News) The total value of all cryptocurrencies currently in circulation has fallen below $200 billion for the first time since November 2017, according to new reports. As the crypto bloodbath continues, investor forecasts are looking dimmer by the day, as a shocking 98 of the top 100 cryptos have reportedly lost value – some... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ripple crypto plunges 89%; Ethereum mining rigs "obsolete" ... it was all predicted by Mike Adams in 2017
(Natural News) There’s a bloodbath taking place in the cryptocurrency world, and we hate to be the ones who say, “we told you so,” but … we told you so. Mike Adams, the Health Ranger, has been warning for over a year now that the crypto rush is a short-lived phenomenon driven by greed and... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

At Least 72 People Got Sick After Swimming at a Minnesota Campground, Officials Say
A Minnesota campground seems to be behind an apparent outbreak of water-borne parasitic illness, public health officials said. Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) officials confirmed last week that three people tested positive for cryptosporidiosis after visiting Shades of Sherwood Campground in Zumbrota. (One person also tested positive for E. coli.) In an update posted Friday, MDH officials said they have identified 72 people with symptoms consistent with cryptosporidiosis or E. coli, though most of these illnesses have not been laboratory-confirmed. Cryptosporidiosis is typically contracted after ingesting water that h...
Source: TIME: Health - August 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Minnesota onetime Source Type: news

Six months ago, Bitcoin fanatics said the price was headed to $1 million; now it's under $7,000
(Natural News) A recent hacking incident that took place against the South Korean cryptocurrency exchange, Coinrail, has sent the price of the popular digital currency Bitcoin plummeting to below $7,000 per coin. Just a few months after crypto speculators anticipated a meteoric rise in the price of Bitcoin – some still believe it will eventually... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cryptocurrency blockchains being sabotaged in "51 percent attacks" to steal virtual coins
(Natural News) The plotline of the recently-aired season finale of the fifth season of Silicon Valley eerily came to life this past week when nearly $20 million worth of cryptocurrency was stolen from online exchanges. Crypto-mining thieves reportedly took over the digital currency platforms and proceeded to claw whatever they could from user accounts, capturing... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bitcoin markets are RIGGED: DOJ investigating widespread fraud and cheating across the crypto space
(Natural News) The Feds have launched a massive criminal probe into cryptocurrency futures, which many believe are being rigged by bad apples with the savvy to manipulate prices in their favor. The Department of Justice (DoJ) is attempting to gain insight into illegal practices taking place in crypto markets and how to curb them. Whether... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DOJ launches massive criminal probe into Bitcoin price manipulation and fraud
(Natural News) Are certain malicious entities committing mass fraud in order to manipulate the price of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies? That’s what the United States Department of Justice (DoJ) is currently looking into as part of a new criminal probe into crypto crimes. The investigation comes on the heels of complaints by crypto critics that... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hotel Pools and Hot Tubs Are Major Sources of Waterborne Illness Outbreaks, CDC Says
You may want to think twice before taking a dip on your next vacation, according to the results of a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Between 2000 and 2014, the CDC recorded 493 disease outbreaks related to treated recreational water, resulting in more than 27,000 illnesses and eight deaths. And in almost a third of those outbreaks, the infections could be traced back to hotel pools, hot tubs and spas, the CDC says. In hotels, pools were a major culprit, but 65 cases stemmed from hot tubs or spas. Of the outbreaks with a confirmed cause, the vast majority — 94% — were due t...
Source: TIME: Health - May 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized healthytime onetime public health Source Type: news

Celebrity cryptocurrency schemes now earning felony fraud charges as DOJ cracks down on crypto scams
(Natural News) Would you invest your hard-earned money into some random digital currency that was launched by a man who gets beaten to a pulp for a living along with another who raps about “B*tches & Bottles?” A collective of brain-dead morons with more than $32 million to burn apparently did just that – and... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bitcoin users are systematically targeted by the NSA to track their computer activity and crypto transactions
(Natural News) According to an internal NSA memo dated March 2013, the National Security Administration (NSA) has been systematically targeting any Bitcoin users they want, by tricking them into giving up personal information through privacy protection software and by tracking their computer activity and financial transactions. People who want to preserve the privacy of their financial transactions gravitate... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AI companies to reuse crypto mining farms for deep learning in healthcare
(InSilico Medicine, Inc.) Both Longenesis, Ltd and Neuromation, Ltd. are developing global ecosystems using blockchain technologies. The companies agreed to bridge each the ecosystems to enable rapid expansion and allow the large corporations to procure a large amount of data from the individuals consenting to the specific uses of their data and to procure the high-performance computing infrastructure required to train the deep neural networks. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 22, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Roubini: Bitcoin is "much worse" than tulip bubble mania... "zero intrinsic value"
(Natural News) As excitement returns to the crypto world with Bitcoin rising in value to back over $10,000 per “coin,” as of this writing, a professor of economics at New York University (NYU) has a much gloomier perspective. According to Nouriel Roubini, Bitcoin is “the mother of all bubbles,” and one that he suspects is... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Novartis forms alliance to develop medicines for treating infectious diarrheal disease
Novartis and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation have formed an alliance to advance development of Novartis' drug candidate KDU731 for the treatment of cryptosporidiosis. Diarrheal diseases are one of the leading causes of childhood mortality globally, resulting in approximately 525,000 deaths each year and cryptosporidiosis is the second leading cause of infectious diarrhea in children under 2 years of age[1]-[2]. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - February 16, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Novartis Business and Industry Source Type: news

Bitcoin hacks are funding North Korea's nuclear missile program; Cryptos now LESS secure than conventional money
(Natural News) The group behind a recent $500 million crypto heist that targeted the Japanese cryptocurrency exchange CoinCheck has been identified as a group of North Korean hackers, new reports indicate. According to a recent Bloomberg report, an unidentified South Korean lawmaker who wishes to remain anonymous is credited with having nabbed the hacker clan,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Critical analysis reveals that cryptocurrency ICO "white papers" are mostly complete crap written by clueless noobs who all thought they were the next Steve Jobs
(Natural News) The year 2017 was a big year for cryptocurrency – not only for crypto-king Bitcoin, but also for the hundreds (or even thousands) of new initial coin offerings, or ICOs, that popped up, promising big returns for little investment. But a new analysis by accounting giant Ernst and Young reveals that a shocking... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Health Ranger releases new "Sh*tcoin and Buttcoin" Counterthink animation that mocks Bitcoin crypto-lunacy
(Natural News) As part of a new series of hilarious animations being released on Counterthink.com, today I’m releasing “Sh*tcoin and Buttcoin,” a hilarious two-minute animation that satirizes all the brain dead arguments of Bitcoin cultists who have convinced themselves that Bitcoin isn’t a speculative bubble. You can watch it now at Counterthink.com (or see the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Rise Of Medical Tourism Accepting Crypto Currencies
Medical tourists are likely to increasingly use crypto currencies and blockchain technology. For a growing percentage of the rich and super-rich and many less wealthy individuals and families, there are distinct advantages of using crypto currencies. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 4, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Russ Alan Prince, Contributor Source Type: news

Penn Vet's Boris Striepen receives $1.8m grant to fight deadly diarrheal disease in infants
(University of Pennsylvania) Boris Striepen, PhD, Professor of Pathobiology at the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, has received a $1.8-million, three-year grant from the Bill& Melinda Gates Foundation to enable the development of drugs for cryptosporidiosis, a diarrheal disease caused by microscopic parasites. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - January 2, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Penn Vet's Boris Striepen receives $1.8 million grant to fight deadly diarrheal disease in infants
(University of Pennsylvania) Boris Striepen, Ph.D., Professor of Pathobiology at the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, has received a $1.8-million, three-year grant from the Bill& Melinda Gates Foundation to enable the development of drugs for cryptosporidiosis, a diarrheal disease caused by microscopic parasites. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - January 2, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Bank predicts Bitcoin will be wiped out by Russia and China, crashing to just $1,000 as the bottom falls out of crypto mania
(Natural News) A Danish investment group is predicting that the popular online cryptocurrency Bitcoin will continue to soar in price to more than $60,000 per “coin,” before eventually crashing due to an engineered sabotaging effort led by Russia and China. Saxo Bank says that Bitcoin’s price trajectory will probably continue to move upwards throughout most... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Federal Reserve vice chairman declares Bitcoin a serious risk to financial stability... crypto markets PLUNGE
(Natural News) The private central banking cartel is so worried about losing its grip on the financial instruments of the world that this mafia-like group of robber barons is now claiming that digital “cryptocurrencies” like Bitcoin “pose serious financial stability issues.” At the recent 2017 Financial Stability and Fintech Conference, Federal Reserve vice chairman of... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 5, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Blockchain Funding: How It Can Help Companies Win The Innovation Race
Companies might do well to explore how blockchain can serve as an engine of innovation, whether it be custom'crypto'tokens used to drive products and services or to raise capital. Blockchain presents a number of alternatives to driving growth according to industry protagonists in the space. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - December 1, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Roger Aitken, Contributor Tags: NASDAQ:FB Source Type: news