Formerly Known as Facebook will continue using facial recognition in new venture

Meta is exploring ways to incorporate biometrics, including DeepFace, into its emerging metaverse business. 04 November 2021 | Staff | CanIndia News Earlier this week, Facebook announced that it would be shutting down its facial recognition systems. But now, the […]

Metaverse is the future, but not Facebook’s

With Facebook’s demons catching up to it, the real world will be hard for Mark Zuckerberg to escape no matter the sophistication of his virtual reality, Photo: Mark Zuckerberg’s unspoken but transparent hope is that his new metaverse-orientated brands and […]

What exactly is ‘the metaverse’?

The Zuck did not invent it. Nor has anyone offered proof that it isn’t just another way to ‘amuse ourselves to death.’ For a price. So what is it? 20 October 2021 |  Kristie Pladson | DW Facebook has announced […]

Los Angeles police told to collect social media data on every civilian they stop

LAPD issued ‘field interview cards’ to record a civilian’s Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and other social media accounts. Photo: Police detain people during the George Floyd protests in Los Angeles on 1 June 2020. Photograph: REX/Shutterstock 08 September 2021 | Sam Levin […]