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Why AI needs more social workers, with Columbia University’s Desmond Patton

August 10, 2019 0

Sometimes it does seem the entire tech industry could use someone to talk to, like a good therapist or social worker. That might sound like

Reports say White House has drafted an order putting the FCC in charge of monitoring social media

August 10, 2019 0

In the executive order, the White House says it received more than 15,000 complaints about censorship by the technology platforms. The order also includes an

‘The Operators’: Experts from Airbnb and Carta on building and managing your company’s customer support

August 9, 2019 0

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Facebook could face billions in potential damages as court rules facial recognition lawsuit can proceed

August 9, 2019 0

Facebook is facing exposure to billions of dollars in potential damages as a federal appeals court on Thursday rejected Facebook’s arguments to halt a class

UK watchdog eyeing PM Boris Johnson’s Facebook ads data grab

August 5, 2019 0

The online campaigning activities of the UK’s new prime minister, Boris Johnson, have already caught the eye of the country’s data protection watchdog. Responding to

Instagram and Facebook are experiencing outages

August 4, 2019 0

Users reported issues with Instagram and Facebook Sunday morning. The mobile apps wouldn’t load for many users beginning in the early hours of the morning,

Facebook to admit ownership of Instagram, WhatsApp in barely visible small-print

August 3, 2019 0

For the first time in more than half a decade, Facebook wants to inform you that it owns Instagram, the hyper-popular rival social networking app

Facebook Open Sources Algorithms for Detecting Child Exploitation

August 3, 2019 0

Facebook says these algorithms were designed based on its experience detecting abuse across billions of posts on its platform. Facebook is open sourcing two algorithms

Sex tech companies and advocates protest unfair ad standards outside Facebook’s NY HQ

July 31, 2019 0

A group of sex tech startup founders, employees and supporters gathered outside of Facebook’s NY office in Manhattan to protest its advertising policies with respect

‘The Operators’: Experts from WeWork and Brex talk marketing – Getting the most bang for your buck

July 30, 2019 0

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