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Twitter begins labelling misleading tweets about COVID-19 vaccines - CNET

🕔Mar.02.2021 | 04:58 (GMT) | cnet.com

It's also introducing a strike system, where five strikes against its coronavirus misinformation policy results in a permanent account suspension.

Facebook will pay $650 million to settle class action suit centered on Illinois privacy law

🕔Mar.02.2021 | 04:36 (GMT) | feedproxy.google.com

Facebook was ordered to pay $650 million Friday

Twitter rolls out vaccine misinformation warning labels and a strike-based system for violations

🕔Mar.02.2021 | 03:42 (GMT) | feedproxy.google.com

Twitter announced Monday that it would begin injecting new labels into users’ timelines to push back against misinformation that could disrupt the rollout of COVID-19 vaccines. The labels, which will also appear as pop-up messages in the retweet window, are the company’s latest product experiment designed to shape behavior on the platform for the better. […]

Twitter expands 'warning labels' to target misleading COVID vaccine posts

🕔Mar.02.2021 | 03:38 (GMT) | news.sky.com

Twitter is expanding its use of warning labels, targeting tweets that contain misleading details about coronavirus vaccines.

Hear from Uber, Facebook and Netflix about diversity, equity and inclusion tomorrow at TC Sessions: Justice

🕔Mar.02.2021 | 00:10 (GMT) | feedproxy.google.com

Tech companies are no stranger to controversy and workplace issues. Over the years, it’s become clear that no company is immune from diversity issues. But it’s the job of those in the diversity, equity and inclusion departments to create and foster environments that are welcoming to all. Last year, in the wake of the police […]

Facebook banned my perfectly harmless article - and I think I know why

🕔Feb.28.2021 | 19:45 (GMT) | smh.com.au

In recent months, Facebook has taken to labelling as fake, or removing altogether, a number of stunningly inoffensive pieces.

Facebook privacy lawsuit over facial recognition leads to $650M settlement - CNET

🕔Feb.28.2021 | 03:52 (GMT) | cnet.com

The judge in the case signs off on the settlement, calling it one of the biggest ever in a privacy suit.

Judge Approves $650M Facebook Privacy Lawsuit Settlement

🕔Feb.28.2021 | 03:05 (GMT) | feedproxy.google.com

A federal judge on Friday approved a $650 million settlement of a privacy lawsuit against Facebook for allegedly using photo face-tagging and other biometric data without the permission of its users.

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This Week in Apps: Twitter targets creators, Clubhouse security, Spotify?s plans for paid podcasts

🕔Feb.27.2021 | 22:30 (GMT) | feedproxy.google.com

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Facebook launches BARS app to record and share your raps with beats - CNET

🕔Feb.27.2021 | 07:56 (GMT) | cnet.com

The app offers prerecorded beats and word cues to let anyone create a rap track. More advanced rappers can take a freestyle challenge.

Facebook's Bars app lets you record your raps with beats and share them - CNET

🕔Feb.27.2021 | 07:56 (GMT) | cnet.com

The app offers prerecorded beats and word cues to let anyone create a rap track. More advanced rappers can take a freestyle challenge.

Ros Atkins on... Is Facebook too powerful?

🕔Feb.27.2021 | 07:01 (GMT) | bbc.co.uk

Ros Atkins looks at the consequences of Facebook's power on events in Myanmar, Washington DC and Australia.

Daily Crunch: Facebook launches rap app

🕔Feb.27.2021 | 06:10 (GMT) | feedproxy.google.com

Facebook unveils another experimental app, Atlassian acquires a data visualization startup and Newsela becomes a unicorn. This is your Daily Crunch for February 26, 2021. The big story: Facebook launches rap app The new BARS app was created by NPE Team (Facebook’s internal R&D group), allowing rappers to select from professionally created beats, and then […]

Facebook launches BARS, a TikTok-like app for creating and sharing raps

🕔Feb.27.2021 | 03:00 (GMT) | feedproxy.google.com

Facebook’s internal R&D group, NPE Team, is today launching its next experimental app, called BARS. The app makes it possible for rappers to create and share their raps using professionally created beats, and is the NPE Team’s second launch in the music space following its recent public debut of music video app Collab. While Collab […]

Why are we still dating LinkedIn in 2021?

🕔Feb.26.2021 | 22:00 (GMT) | feedproxy.google.com

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