• Parler helped the FBI identify at least one person charged in connection with the Capitol riot

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    Parler CEO John Matze and President Donald Trump, who allegedly considered making an account on the controversial social-media platform.
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    Parler is sharing information with the FBI on federal investigations into the Capitol riot.
    A sworn FBI affidavit shows that Parler gave information that helped FBI agents identify, locate, and arrest a Proud Boys supporter making threats on Parler .
    Tech companies typically help law enforcement agencies with these types of requests. But the cooperation could have unusually significant consequences for Parler...
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  • Parler Moves Domain Registrar Amid Maelstrom of Capitol Riots, AWS, Google, Apple Takedowns: Report

    3 days ago - By Business 2 Community

    Parler, which calls itself “The Unbiased Social Media Site”, and which has received media attention due to its use by political extremists, has moved their Parler.com domain from the registrar, Dreamhost.com to another registrar, Epik.com. Which can be seen here.
    According to media reports, Parler has been having difficulty maintaining continued crucial services, based on decisions by service providers that they do not want to be associated with the conduct of Parler's users.
    As of this writing, Parler.com does not resolve to a working website which further confirms Amazon Web Services has...
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