Saturday, September 19, 2020

Facebook steps up facial recognition use

Facebook users will be notified every time their face is uploaded to the platform, even if it is not tagged. The new facial recognition feature will not apply to users in the...

Quitting Facebook? Download your data before you go

What does Facebook know about you? Learn how to download your Facebook data to find out. Now, it's the ugly truth memo. What's next? If you are finally ready to quit Facebook once...

YouTube tightens the rules around creator monetization and partnerships

In an effort to regain advertisers’ trust, Google is announcing what it says are “tough but necessary” changes to YouTube monetization. For one thing, it’s setting a higher bar for the YouTube...

Facebook Lite launches in the US and more developed markets

Facebook has made the decision to expand the reach of its data-friendly app, Facebook Lite, to territories that already have solid wireless networks. Today, the social network revealed that the Facebook...

Meet the man who ‘invented’ the #hashtag

Hashtags are everywhere. They are used by millions across all social media platforms. But the concept of tagging social media groups or topics with a hashtag is credited to one man, Chris...

Take a look at world’s smallest Christmas card

Scientists say 200 million of the cards, which cannot be seen by the naked eye, could fit inside a single postage stamp. Scientists in the UK have unveiled the world's smallest Christmas...

WhatsApp ordered to stop sharing user data with Facebook

France’s ultra-strict privacy watchdog CNIL has ordered WhatsApp to stop sharing user data with parent company Facebook. The app has a month to comply with the order, according to a public...

Facebook: Post more to feel better about yourself

Facebook has defended itself against claims that using the site can damage wellbeing and mental health. In a blogpost, it said while there was evidence it could negatively affect mood, the way...

Build Trust With Consumers Through Social Media Strategy

In today’s social media landscape, there is chatter, and it is often difficult to break through the noise.Year after year, my team and I here at TWIO Brand have built social...

ICE Detention Center Captain Was on a Neo-Nazi Website…

ICE Detention Center Captain Was on a Neo-Nazi Website and Wanted to Start a White Nationalist Group “Deep down, no one really gives a shit about racism,” Travis Frey, who was then...

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Apple Plans to Buy $75 Billion More of Its Own Stock

Shortly after Apple used a new tax law last year to bring back most of the $252 billion it had held abroad, the company...

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