TikTok Has Started Collecting Your ‘Faceprints’ and ‘Voiceprints.’ Here’s What It Could Do With Them

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Recently, TikTok made a change to its U.S. privacy policy, allowing the company to “automatically” collect new types of biometric data, including what it describes as “faceprints” and “voiceprints.” Läs mer…

Facebook Banned a Hindu Extremist Group—Then Left Most of Its Pages Online for Months

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook allowed a Hindu extremist group to operate openly on its platform for months, even after the company banned the group’s main pages for violating its policies. It was Läs mer…

Apple Doubles Down on Its Push for iPhone Privacy With Multiple New Features Aiming to Protect User Data

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; At Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) on Monday, the second virtual developer’s conference from Cupertino, Calif., CEO Tim Cook and others revealed this year’s upcoming software improvements to each Läs mer…

With the Help of a World Full of iPhones, Apple’s AirTags Have Already Outsmarted the Competition

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Recently, at a family member’s birthday party, my friend’s house keys went missing. We searched fruitlessly for an hour, killing the mood and ending the evening on a pretty Läs mer…

India Is Demanding Social Media Remove References to the ‘Indian Variant’ of COVID-19. But What Should It Be Called?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Indian government is demanding that social media companies remove all references to the “Indian variant” of COVID-19—saying the term is not scientifically accurate and hurts the country’s image. Läs mer…

Travel Is Coming Back, and Artificial Intelligence May Be Planning Your Next Flight

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; There are dozens of routes that Alaska Airways Flight 1405 can take from Oklahoma City to Seattle, and dispatcher Brad Ward zeroed in on what he thought was the Läs mer…

Inside Facebook’s Meeting with Palestinian Officials Over Posts Inaccurately Flagged as Incitement to Violence

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Senior Facebook executives apologized to the Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh in a virtual meeting on Tuesday, after officials complained to the company about Palestinian posts being blocked amid Läs mer…

How China Is Cracking Down on Its Once Untouchable Tech Titans

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; For years, China’s tech entrepreneurs were considered rock stars: Icons whose rags-to-riches career paths, guile and contempt for the rulebook earned them cult-like status. But over the past few Läs mer…