NFT Art Collectors Are Playing a Risky Game—And Winning

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Behind the high white walls of a nondescript single-story building in Miami’s Wynwood neighborhood, past the velvet ropes and ticket-checkers, and through a hallway filled with disorienting billows of Läs mer…

‘Instagram Sees a Dollar Sign When It Sees Kids.’ Instagram Head Adam Mosseri Grilled by Lawmakers Over Platform’s Harms to Young People

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; In his first-ever appearance before Congress on Wednesday, Instagram CEO Adam Mosseri faced a barrage of questions from lawmakers about the social media platform’s ill-effects on children and teens. Läs mer…

A Day After Rohingya Refugees Sued Facebook for $150B, the Company Announced Some Changes

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; BANGKOK — Facebook’s parent company Meta said Wednesday it has expanded its ban on postings linked to Myanmar’s military to include all pages, groups, and accounts representing military-controlled businesses. Läs mer…

Twitter’s Highest-Profile Users Get VIP Treatment When Trolls Strike

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Twitter Inc.’s highest-profile users—those with lots of followers or particular prominence—often receive a heightened level of protection from the social network’s content moderators under a secretive program that seeks Läs mer…

Samsung to Replace Co-CEOs, Reorganize Consumer Business

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Samsung Electronics Co. is combining two of its three business divisions and appointing new leaders to replace its three co-chief executive officers in its biggest management shakeup since 2017. Läs mer…

What to Know About Digital World, the Company Funding Trump’s New Social Media Platform ‘TRUTH Social’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Former President Donald Trump’s new media company, Trump Media & Technology Group (TMTG), announced Saturday that it has secured $1 billion in funding from a “diverse group” of institutional Läs mer…

Crypto CEOs Head to Congress to Push Back on Looming Regulations. Here’s What to Expect

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; While cryptocurrencies have exploded over the last couple years, U.S. regulators have been slow to keep up, leaving crypto investors at risk of being swindled out of thousands of Läs mer…

Israel Tightens Rules on Cyber Exports After String of Scandals

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Israel said it will tighten supervision over the sale of cybersecurity exports, a decision that comes after a string of scandals involving foreign governments allegedly abusing technology developed by Läs mer…

New for Some DoorDash Deliverers: Full Time Hours and Health Insurance

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Starting Monday, DoorDash is offering grocery delivery in 15 minutes or less in the Chelsea neighborhood in New York. But instead of the army of gig workers it typically Läs mer…

How the Wisdom of Crowds Could Solve Facebook’s Fact-Checking Problem

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; In 1907, statistician Francis Galton observed something strange at a county fair: Attendees were participating in a game where they guessed the weight of an ox, with the closest Läs mer…

Independent Musicians Are Making Big Money From NFTs. Can They Challenge the Music Industry?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A version of this article was published in TIME’s newsletter Into the Metaverse. Subscribe for a weekly guide to the future of the Internet. It’s brutally hard for most Läs mer…

Congress Can’t Agree on How to Reform Big Tech. Frances Haugen Says That’s What Facebook Wants

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A House hearing on Wednesday, which included new testimony from Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen, laid bare the deep partisan divisions that continue to hamper any legislative or regulatory reforms Läs mer…

Facebook Parent Meta Removes China-Based Network Pushing COVID-19 Misinformation

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Meta Platforms Inc. said it removed a China-based network of more than 500 Facebook accounts that sought to push a false narrative about the U.S. government’s attempts to blame Läs mer…

How ‘Subscribe to Me’ Became the Future of Work

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Facebook Owner Meta Must Sell Giphy on Competition Concerns, U.K. Says

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Britain’s antitrust watchdog ordered Facebook parent Meta Platforms Inc. to sell Giphy, the first time a global regulator has forced a Big Tech firm to unwind a completed deal. Läs mer…

Jack Dorsey Is Stepping Down as Twitter’s Chief Executive

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jack Dorsey, the co-founder and chief executive officer of Twitter Inc., is stepping down, according to a person familiar with the situation. Dorsey, 45, is also the head of Läs mer…

6 Lessons on the Future of the Metaverse From the Creator of Second Life

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A version of this article was published in TIME’s newsletter Into the Metaverse. Subscribe for a weekly guide to the future of the Internet. In 2007, Second Life founder Läs mer…

‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ Apps Are Taking Over Holiday Shopping Season. Here’s What to Know About the Risks

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; As Black Friday approaches and the 2021 holiday shopping season kicks into high gear, “buy now, pay later,” or BNPL, programs are having a resurgence in popularity. In recent Läs mer…

‘Give Us a Break!’ Cuban Activists Say U.S. Sanctions Are Blocking Them from Online Services

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; On Nov. 9, Cuban journalist Elaine Diaz was trying to send out a newsletter to the subscribers of Periodismo de Barrio, her watchdog news site covering human rights issues Läs mer…

‘Enough is Enough.’ 8 State Attorneys General Launch Investigation into Instagram’s Harmful Effect on Kids

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A group of state attorneys general are investigating the photo-sharing platform Instagram and its effects on children and young adults, saying its parent company Facebook — now called Meta Läs mer…

AI Hiring Tools Can Discriminate Based on Race and Gender. A New NYC Bill Would Fight That

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Job candidates rarely know when hidden artificial intelligence tools are rejecting their resumes or analyzing their video interviews. But New York City residents could soon get more say over Läs mer…

Why TIME Is Launching a New Newsletter on the Metaverse

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A version of this article was published in TIME’s newsletter Into the Metaverse. Subscribe for a weekly guide to the future of the Internet. It’s hard to go online Läs mer…

The Quentin Tarantino-Miramax Dispute Isn’t the First Lawsuit Over NFTs—And it Won’t Be the Last

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Quentin Tarantino’s foray into the world of NFTs hit a major speed bump this week when the production company Miramax filed a lawsuit against the director in California court Läs mer…

U.S. School Buses May Never Be The Same Thanks to Biden’s Infrastructure Plan

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Assembly line workers at the Thomas Built school bus factory in High Point, North Carolina are over the moon about the new infrastructure bill—specifically Title XI, Section 71101. Buried Läs mer…

Remote Work Is Fine. The Real Thing Scaring CEOs? Hybrid Work.

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; (To receive weekly emails of conversations with the world’s top CEOs and business decisionmakers, click here.) With a global community of donors who’ve raised over $15 billion, GoFundMe pays Läs mer…

Momentum Is Building for Antitrust Reform. Here’s What That Means for Big Tech

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Worry about the concentration of wealth and power achieved by monopolistic—or potentially monopolistic—entities have always been wrapped up in each respective era’s technological innovations. It is not surprising then Läs mer…

Facebook Employees Found a Simple Way To Tackle Misinformation. They ‘Deprioritized’ It After Meeting With Mark Zuckerberg, Documents Show

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; In May 2019, a video purporting to show House Speaker Nancy Pelosi inebriated, slurring her words as she gave a speech at a public event, went viral on Facebook. Läs mer…

Prince Harry Says He Warned Twitter CEO of U.S. Capitol Riot

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Britain’s Prince Harry has sharply attacked the failure of social media companies to challenge hate online, revealing that he warned the chief executive of Twitter ahead of the Jan. Läs mer…

Teen Girl Rescued After Using ‘Signal For Help’ Hand Signs Seen on TikTok

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; (LONDON, Ky.) — A 16-year-old girl held captive by a 61-year-old man was rescued on an interstate highway in Kentucky after another driver noticed her using a distress signal Läs mer…

Inside the Earnest Parties at the First Major NFT Conference

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Times Square Margaritaville is not the normal hangout of young tech millionaires and hip artists. But the shiny, tropical-themed tourist trap was the central hub and gateway to Läs mer…

Inside the Earnest Parties at the First NFT Conference

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Times Square Margaritaville is not the normal hangout of young tech millionaires and hip artists. But the shiny, tropical-themed tourist trap was the central hub and gateway to Läs mer…