Facebook is committing $130 million to fund its planned content oversight board for the next 6 years. The board will be responsible for ruling on content takedowns that are requested by Facebook users. Facebook has come under increasing scrutiny for how it enforces content policies globally, scrutiny that has been compounded by growing distrust in the centralizing power of big tech companies....
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Meta’s Twitch Competitor Cuts Contracts With Gaming Creators
Since 2018, Meta Platforms has paid videogamers to stream their play on Facebook’s gaming service, its alternative to Twitch. Now, in a new era of austerity, Meta is cutting back on those payments. Facebook Gaming in the second half of last year dropped its contracts with at least 200 creators that paid them to spend time streaming on the web service, according to two people with direct...
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