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Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Facebook says it has resolved outages that began at ~8am ET across News Feed, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Messenger that caused issues loading images and more   —  The issue caused some images and features to break across all of Facebook's apps  —  Facebook had problems loading images, videos …
Jul 3, 2019, 12:06 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Axios:
200+ companies, including Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, and Microsoft, have called on SCOTUS to allow existing sex discrimination laws to cover LGBTQ workers   —  More than 200 large businesses, including most of the big technology companies, are calling on the Supreme Court to find …
Jul 2, 2019, 11:30 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
Facebook open sources DLRM, a deep learning recommendation model that can be used for benchmarking the speed and accuracy performance of recommendation engines   —  Facebook today announced the open source release of Deep Learning Recommendation Model (DLRM), a state-of-the-art AI model …
Jul 2, 2019, 8:25 PMIn context
Makena Kelly / The Verge:
House subcommittee sends letter requesting Facebook halt Libra's development until Congress and regulators can investigate potential risks to the global economy   —  ‘These vulnerabilities could be exploited and obscured by bad actors’  —  House Democrats are requesting Facebook halt development …
Jul 2, 2019, 6:55 PMIn context
Allison Schiff / AdExchanger:
After more than a year, Facebook reinstates reach estimates to its Custom Audiences ad tool after fixing a flaw that could enable profiling of customers   —  After more than a year on ice, Facebook is bringing back reach estimates in Custom Audiences.  —  Facebook suspended the metric …
Jul 2, 2019, 5:40 PMIn context
Maia Szalavitz / VICE:
Facebook, in its effort to combat the opioid epidemic, appears to be blocking accounts that warn of dangerous batches and provide testing kits for drugs   —  Facebook appears to be blocking people who warn users about poisonous batches of drugs or who supply materials used to test for fentanyl.
Jul 2, 2019, 2:10 PMIn context
Travis Yeh / Facebook:
Facebook updates News Feed ranking algorithm to reduce the distribution of sensational health claims or promotion of products with health-related claims   —  People come together on Facebook to talk about, advocate for, and connect around things like nutrition, fitness and health issues.
Jul 2, 2019, 9:16 AMIn context
Madhumita Murgia / Financial Times:
Big tech lobbying group says UK's proposal to hold firms liable for harmful content is disproportionately broad, will undermine privacy, and curtail free speech   —  The world's biggest tech companies have attacked the UK's push to impose a legal “duty of care” on them to prevent so-called …
Jul 2, 2019, 8:30 AMIn context
Alex Hern / The Guardian:
Jul 1, 2019, 12:00 PMIn context
Facebook:
Facebook says it will treat 2020 US Census like an election and will have “people, policies and technology in place to protect against census interference”   —  Civil rights are the foundation of a free and just society — and something we care deeply about as a company.
Jun 30, 2019, 6:40 PMIn context

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