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Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB)’s fledging cryptocurrency will raise questions for both society and government

by on July 3, 2019 0
Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB)’s fledging cryptocurrency will raise questions for both society and government that need close examination, a senior official at Britain’s financial watchdog said on Tuesday, in another sign that the planned project will face deep scrutiny. Tesla Inc. executive departures are apparently picking up speed again, with reports saying the electric-car maker... Read More

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB), Twitter initiate action against dangerous content

by on July 1, 2019 0
Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Twitter and other social media platforms agreed to take further steps to stop the spread of violent extremist content in Australia as global pressure increases following the live-streaming of the New Zealand massacre in March. An Australian task force that also includes YouTube and Australia’s biggest mobile-phone operators on Sunday released a report... Read More

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB)’s “Supreme Court” is starting to take shape

by on June 28, 2019 0
Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB)’s “Supreme Court” is starting to take shape.  More than six months after Mark Zuckerberg revealed his plan to create an “independent body” to review controversial content decisions, Facebook says it has made fresh progress on the effort. The company has spent the last several months hosting discussions and reviewing public feedback on its plans. On Thursday,... Read More

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) evaluating how should handle “deepfake” videos created with artificial intelligence

by on June 27, 2019 0
Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg says the company is evaluating how it should handle “deepfake” videos created with artificial intelligence and high-tech tools to yield false but realistic clips. In an interview at the Aspen Ideas Festival in Colorado today, Zuckerberg said it might make sense to treat such videos differently from other misinformation such as false news. Facebook has... Read More

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) handing over identifying information to French courts

by on June 26, 2019 0
Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) is handing over identifying information to French courts on people suspected of using hate speech on its social network. “This is huge news, it means that the judicial process will be able to run normally,” Cédric O, France’s minister for the digital sector, told Reuters. “It’s really very important, they’re only doing it for France.” Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) shares... Read More

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) dismissed calls for break-up of social network giant and other big internet firms

by on June 25, 2019 0
Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) dismissed calls for a break-up of the social network giant and other big internet firms on Monday, saying this would not tackle issues such as privacy, attempts to influence elections or harmful content, Reuters reports. “Just because it is difficult to regulate the internet doesn’t mean policy makers should jump to the alternative... Read More

Traders Alert: Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Cloudera, Inc. (NYSE:CLDR), ZIOPHARM Oncology, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZIOP), Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACRS)

by on June 25, 2019 0
A senior Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) executive says the social media site is in favor of regulation to address some of the dark problems of the internet. Nick Clegg, the former leader of the U.K. Liberal Democrat party who now heads global affairs for Facebook, says it is not “for private companies” to decide how to balance... Read More

Featured Stock: Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB)

by on June 25, 2019 0
A screenshot from the Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) page of Hydro-Quebec lobbyist Tim Walton on Friday said his account had been hacked, according to Sandra Howard, director of Say No to New England Clean Energy Connect. Howard said Walton’s page Thursday contained several disparaging comments about Nick Bennett, a staff scientist with the National Resources Council of Maine who... Read More
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