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Newley Purnell / Wall Street Journal:
Google, Facebook and Twitter Suspend Review of Hong Kong Requests for User Data   —  Actions follow China's imposition of a national-security law on the city  —  HONG KONG—Google, Facebook Inc. FB 2.94% and Twitter Inc. TWTR 4.76% are among tech companies that have suspended processing requests …
Jul 6, 2020, 7:40 AMIn context
Manish Singh / TechCrunch:
Facebook partners with CBSE, an Indian government education body, to launch a certified curriculum on AR and digital safety for students and teachers in India   —  Facebook, which reaches more users than any other international firm in India, has identified a new area of opportunity …
Jul 5, 2020, 6:20 PMIn context
Will Oremus / OneZero:
A look at some radical proposals for creating better social networks, from establishing sites as nonprofits to restrictions on data collection   —  An offhand tweet sparked an outpouring of ideas to fix what's broken about Facebook and Twitter  —  Welcome back to Pattern Matching …
Jul 5, 2020, 1:55 AMIn context
Greg Thomson / Decrypt:
Voice, a blockchain-based social media site on EOS that rewards users with tokens for posting “quality content”, is now open for the public to browse   —  The EOS-based crypto-based social media platform first conjured up by Block.one, Voice, today opened its doors to the public.
Jul 5, 2020, 1:10 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Hong Kong's new national security law could force platforms like Facebook and Twitter to relinquish some of the freedom their operations have had in the city   —  New national-security law means authorities can ask companies to delete users or their content  —  HONG KONG—U.S. technology titans face …
Jul 4, 2020, 10:20 AMIn context
Washington Post:
Some advertisers participating in the ad boycott remain unimpressed with Facebook's promises to better police hate speech, as negotiations continue   —  More than 750 advertisers are boycotting Facebook, asking for better policing of hateful content.  Facebook's concessions so far haven't won them over.
Jul 3, 2020, 11:45 PMIn context
Phila Siu / South China Morning Post:
Analysts say that under the new security law, Hong Kong police won't need court orders to force ISPs to help with investigations or remove information   —  Analysts say newly adopted law gives authorities unfettered power, raising concerns over online privacy 'Now the law has given police …
Jul 3, 2020, 6:50 PMIn context
Manish Singh / TechCrunch:
Intel Capital to invest $253.5M in Jio Platforms for a 0.39% stake, giving the Indian firm a valuation of $65B   —  Intel said on Friday it will invest $253.5 million in Jio Platforms, joining a roster of high-profile investors including Facebook and Silver Lake that have backed India's top telecom operator …
Jul 3, 2020, 2:40 AMIn context
Jack Shafer / Politico:
Companies have little to lose from joining a Facebook boycott during a slow month for ads amid a pandemic; they'll be back, and Facebook will emerge stronger   —  Every day, it seems, another major corporation joins the advertiser boycott against Facebook.  First came The North Face, REI and Patagonia.
Jul 2, 2020, 8:50 PMIn context
Kim Lyons / The Verge:
Facebook says it will add messages to its News Feed and Instagram's feed to encourage people to wear face masks, with links to COVID-19 Info Center and CDC   —  Soon, you'll see a message at the top of the feed in both apps  —  Facebook will add messaging to its News Feed and Instagram's feed …
Jul 2, 2020, 1:20 PMIn context

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