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Meta Platforms has postponed the European launch of its AI models after the Irish privacy regulator advised against using data from Facebook and Instagram users.

Meta Halts EU AI Model Rollout Amid Privacy Concerns, Regulatory Pressure

Meta Platforms has postponed the European launch of its AI models after the Irish privacy regulator advised against using data from Facebook and Instagram users.

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Norway Files Complaint Against Meta Over AI Training on User Data

Norway Files Complaint Against Meta Over AI Training on User Data

The Norwegian Consumer Council has filed a complaint against Meta over its plans to use the images and posts of users on Facebook and Instagram to train artificial intelligence (AI) models.

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Pew Survey Reveals Americans Trust TikTok for News Content Amid Political Turmoil

Pew Survey Reveals Americans Trust TikTok for News Content Amid Political Turmoil

According to a March Pew Research study of 10,000 American adults, TikTok was least likely to influence news stories through algorithmic recommendations or content moderation than Facebook, Instagram, and X.

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Meta Wants To Use European Data for AI Training—Will Privacy Complaints Hinder It?

Meta Wants to Use European Data for AI Training—Will Privacy Complaints Hinder it?

Meta said it wants to use European data for AI training while facing privacy concerns from European countries. Can it be allowed to do so?

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Meta Launches First AI-Powered Ad Targeting Program for WhatsApp

Meta Launches First AI-Powered Ad Targeting Program for WhatsApp

Meta has launched its first AI-driven ad targeting program for WhatsApp, marking a significant shift for the privacy-focused messaging app as announced by CEO Mark Zuckerberg at a conference in Brazil.

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Ex-Meta Employee Files Lawsuit vs. Company for Alleged Censorship of Palestinian Accounts

Ex-Meta Employee Files Lawsuit vs. Company for Alleged Censorship of Palestinian Accounts

A Palestinian-American who previously worked for Meta filed a discrimination lawsuit in a California state court against his former employer for allegedly being biased in its handling of content related to the war in Gaza.

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New York Set to Ban Social Media Algorithms for Youth Without Parental Consent

New York Set to Ban Social Media Algorithms for Youth Without Parental Consent

New York plans to ban social media companies from using algorithms to control content for youth without parental consent, addressing concerns about the platforms' impact on mental health.

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Meta's Election Tools Blocked Over Privacy Concerns Ahead of European Parliament Vote

Meta's Election Tools Blocked Over Privacy Concerns Ahead of European Parliament Vote

The Spanish Data Protection Agency has suspended Meta's election tools due to privacy concerns, blocking their rollout ahead of the European Parliament elections.

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Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg Dropped From a Child Safety Lawsuit in New Mexico

Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg Dropped From a Child Safety Lawsuit in New Mexico

A New Mexico judge has ruled to remove Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg from a child safety lawsuit.

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Meta Uncovers 'Likely AI-Generated' Content Deceptively Supporting Israel on Facebook, Instagram

Meta Uncovers 'Likely AI-Generated' Content Deceptively Supporting Israel on Facebook, Instagram

Meta revealed that it discovered "likely AI-generated" content on Facebook and Instagram, deceptively posted by accounts impersonating various citizen groups to praise Israel's handling of the Gaza conflict.

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Elon Musk's AI Vision Challenged by Meta’s Yann LeCun in Fiery Social Media Debate

Elon Musk's AI Vision Challenged by Meta’s Yann LeCun in Fiery Social Media Debate

Meta's AI Chief Scientist Yann LeCun and billionaire Elon Musk engaged in a heated debate on the X platform over Musk's AI startup and his controversial views.

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Argentina's Milei Plans to Meet Big Tech Bosses This Week in US Trip

Argentina's Milei Plans to Meet Big Tech Bosses This Week in US Trip

Argentinian President Javier Milei is scheduled to meet several top-level Silicon Valley executives in the United States this week, including the bosses of Meta, Google, Apple, and OpenAI.

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Uvalde Shooting Victims' Parents Sue Meta, Call of Duty Maker, and Gun Company for 'Promoting' Contents to Glorify Violence, Killing

Uvalde Shooting Victims' Parents Sue Meta, Call of Duty Maker, and Gun Company for 'Promoting' Contents to Glorify Violence, Killing

Families in Uvalde, Texas, are suing Meta Platforms and the maker of the video game 'Call of Duty,' claiming the firms are responsible for the belongings used by the gunman who killed 19 elementary school children and two teachers.

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Uvalde Shooting Victims' Parents Sue Meta, Call of Duty Maker, and Gun Company for 'Promoting' Contents to Glorify Violence, Killing

Uvalde Shooting Victims' Parents Sue Meta, Call of Duty Maker, and Gun Company for 'Promoting' Contents to Glorify Violence, Killing

Families in Uvalde, Texas, are suing Meta Platforms and the maker of the video game 'Call of Duty,' claiming the firms are responsible for the belongings used by the gunman who killed 19 elementary school children and two teachers.

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Meta's Election Tools Blocked Over Privacy Concerns Ahead of European Parliament Vote

Google, Meta Offer Hollywood Studios 'Tens of Millions of Dollars' for AI Deals

Meta and Google have reportedly talked with major Hollywood studios for licensing deals that could enhance the tech giants' AI video generation software.

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