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New facial recognition tool being used by FBI, others could spell the end of privacy
Jan19

New facial recognition tool being used by FBI, others could spell the end of privacy

https://vp.nyt.com/video/2020/01/18/84827_1_19clearview-fast-sub_wg_1080p.mp4 Credit: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/18/technology/clearview-privacy-facial-recognition.html?smtyp=cur&smid=tw-nytimes A new facial recognition tool currently available to law enforcement agencies including the FBI, the Department of Homeland Security, and local cops in Florida is reportedly threating the online and offline privacy of millions of...

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TikTok is testing a new search page with popular topics like Beauty, Dance and more
Jan17

TikTok is testing a new search page with popular topics like Beauty, Dance and more

TikTok is reportedly working on a new search page that comes with different popular categories such as Dance, Beauty, Comedy, Gaming, and many more. The feature was spotted by social media personality Matt Navarra who posted a screenshot of what it looks like on his Twitter page. Under the Explore section, a redesigned page is now being tested, which will show a search bar atop and a list of topics beneath it. The search shows...

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YouTube wants to help users build connections with “Profile Cards”
Jan17

YouTube wants to help users build connections with “Profile Cards”

YouTube has formally launched a new feature called “Profile Cards,” which it believes would help users stay connected. Profile Cards show a user’s public information and comment history on the current channel. The feature was initially believed to be one that will help creators identify and connect with their loyal fans by providing easy access to their previous comments. Now, all that seems to have changed as YouTube has now rolled...

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Facebook scraps plan to sell ads in WhatsApp
Jan17

Facebook scraps plan to sell ads in WhatsApp

There has been a remarkable turnaround in Facebook’s hugely unpopular plan to sell ads in WhatsApp. This completely came out of the blue as no one would have imagined that the social media giant would backtrack from a plan that saw creators of the messaging app to resign in 2018. Citing inside sources familiar with the matter, the Wall Street Journal reports that WhatsApp recently disbanded a team that was earlier put in place to find...

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Microsoft officially launches its new Edge Chromium browser on Windows and macOS
Jan16

Microsoft officially launches its new Edge Chromium browser on Windows and macOS

The Microsoft Edge Chromium browser has finally been launched and is now available to both Windows and macOS users. If you use any of the aforementioned operating systems, then you can download the stable version of the new browser and start using it straightaway. The new Edge browser is expected to fully replace the current Microsoft browser; though it seems the company is not really in a rush to speed up the actual roll out. The...

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