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Facebook Open Sources Polygames

February 4, 2020 0

Polygames is an AI research framework for training agents to learn strategy games through self-play The architecture of Polygames makes it compatible with games like

Trump to halt immigration from Africa’s top tech hub, Nigeria

February 1, 2020 0

The Trump administration announced Friday it would halt immigration from Nigeria — Africa’s most populous nation with the continent’s largest economy and leading tech sector.

Facebook hits 2.5B users in Q4 but shares sink from slow profits

January 30, 2020 0

Facebook beat Wall Street estimates in Q4 but slowing profit growth beat up the share price. Facebook reached 2.5 billion monthly users, up 2%, from

Facebook will pay $550 million to settle class action lawsuit over privacy violations

January 30, 2020 0

Facebook will pay over half a billion dollars to settle a class action lawsuit that alleged systematic violation of an Illinois consumer privacy law. The

Toothless: Facebook proposes a weak Oversight Board

January 29, 2020 0

Facebook’s internal “Supreme Court” can’t set precedents, can’t make decisions about Facebook Dating or Marketplace, and can’t oversee WhatsApp, Oculus, or any messaging feature, according

Trump’s travel ban could extend to Africa’s top tech country, Nigeria

January 28, 2020 0

The Trump administration is poised to add several African countries to a U.S. travel ban list, including Africa’s top tech hub, Nigeria. Politico first reported

It’s time for tech startups to get political

January 24, 2020 0

Xiao Wang Contributor Xiao Wang is CEO at Boundless, a technology startup that has helped thousands of immigrant families apply for marriage green cards and

US regulators need to catch up with Europe on fintech innovation 

January 24, 2020 0

Alastair Mitchell Contributor Alastair Mitchell is a partner at multi-stage VC fund EQT Ventures and the fund’s B2B sales, marketing and SaaS expert. Ali also

Yo Facebook & Instagram, stop showing Stories reruns

January 23, 2020 0

If I watch a Story cross-posted from Instagram to Facebook on either of the apps, it should appear as “watched” at the back of the

India likely to force Facebook, WhatsApp to identify the originator of messages

January 22, 2020 0

New Delhi is inching closer to recommending regulations that would require social media companies and instant messaging app providers to help law enforcement agencies identify