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Facebook De-Identification Method Thwarts Facial Recognition Technology

The facial recognition technology is becoming popular and trendy among many government agencies across the globe. These agencies seek to automate their services and keep a check on their citizens. Notably, if your picture is somewhere out there, the chances

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It is all Reinforcement learning at Facebook’s New Robotics Lab

Facebook’s latest offering, its new nascent robotic platform has been creating quite a stir in the technology circles. Located at its new lab in its palatial Silicon Valley HQ, Facebook developers have been working on the new red and black

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Facebook Leverages Machine Learning to fight ISIS and Al-Qaeda Propaganda

Facebook has been increasingly deploying smart analytics to fight off terrorist-related content on its site from the past three quarters and further claims to have proactively found and removed 99% of content under contention. In a release of some insights

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Facebook Suspends Crimson Hexagon for Violating Data Usage Practice

Facebook investigates whether Crimson Hexagon’s government contracts comply with Facebook data policies Facebook has suspended Boston-based analytics firm Crimson Hexagon for violating data usage norm and said that it is investigating it collects and shares Facebook and Instagram’s user data.

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Repercussions of Facebook’s Data-Breach Scandal

Facebook has landed in hot soup over the data breach controversy, which compounded by media and political pressure has made the situation tougher to combat with. The scandal has opened a long withstanding discussion of how companies use their customer’s

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