Venezuelan government creates social networks to counter Facebook, Twitter ‘spying’

Venezuelan government creates social networks to counter Facebook, Twitter ‘spying’

The administration of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro is so concerned about social media sites that “spy on citizens” that it has created its own version of Facebook and Twitter and other commercial networks called Red Patria (“Homeland Network”). Since May, a beta version has been running on the web, created by Cenditel, the section of[…]