GIZMODO - Oct 25 - Using exploits ranging from simple to complex, researchers at the Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab say they could access users' location data, their real names and login info, their message history, and even see which profiles they've viewed.
They tested Tinder, Bumble, OKCupid, Badoo, Mamba, Zoosk, Happn, We Chat and Paktor.
In fact, the use of BC and AD causes more problems for Christians than it solves.For one, it perpetuates the stereotype that Christians are arrogant tyrants who insist on couching all of human history [including Jewish, Islamic, Indian, Chinese, etc.] as relative to the birth of Christ.In addition, 1.1 billion people indicated no religious affiliation.If you look at the picture, non-Christians outnumber Christians, which means adopting the BCE/CE system is just fair for everybody.By adopting a BCE/CE system, we avoid any haggling over religious origins of calendric dates,” he added.
Cargill also wrote in his UCLA piece that the present calendar is based upon the Gregorian calendar of 1582 CE, a reform of the earlier Julian calendar of 45 BCE.
“But besides the absence of the first year CE from our present calendar, an even greater problem exists with the BC/AD system: Jesus was not born in year zero,” Cargill said.
In the Gospel of Matthew, Jesus was born during the reign of Herod the Great.
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into the modern use of social-media apps, such as Facebook or Tinder. Cargill, an American archaeologist and biblical scholar from the Center of Digital Humanities in University of California (UCLA), is a staunch proponent of changing the use of the Christian BC/AD calendric system into the contemporary internationally accepted scientific standard of Before Common Era/Common Era (BCE/CE).
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