The Supreme Court turned away Facebook’s appeal of a lawsuit over its launch of facial recognition features without first getting the consent of its users, The Hill reported. The outcome of the case could have sweeping implications for the entire tech industry which is quickly adopting facial recognition as a core feature for tasks ranging from unlocking phones to targeting advertising. ...
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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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