Meta must remove discriminating criteria from its advertising targeting technology

Meta, Facebook’s parent company, has agreed to change its advertising targeting methods and pay $115,054 in fines to end a lawsuit from the US government, which accused Facebook of facilitating racist and sexist discrimination. According to the US government, social networking technologies allowed advertisers to choose who could see their ads, based on gender, skin … Read more

Meta must remove discriminating criteria from its advertising targeting technology

>>Meta launches a “metaverse academy” in France at the start of the 2022 academic year >>The German regulator places Meta under enhanced surveillance The logo of US multinational tech conglomerate Meta at the World Economic Forum in Davos on May 22. Photo: AFP/VNA/CVN According to the US government, social networking technologies allowed advertisers to choose … Read more

Meta must remove discriminating criteria from its advertising targeting technology

AFP, published on Wednesday, June 22, 2022 at 01:48 Meta, Facebook’s parent company, has agreed to change its advertising targeting methods and pay $115,054 in fines to end a lawsuit from the US government, which accused Facebook of facilitating racist and sexist discrimination. According to the US government, social networking technologies allowed advertisers to choose … Read more

Football: in the Netherlands, smart technology tested against racism in stadiums

PSV is, for example, testing the use of sound cameras in the stadium to measure and localize the engagement and enthusiasm of supporters, who could also, thanks to artificial intelligence, simultaneously detect sound “unnatural”such as a racist comment, which could be listened to live or delayed and incite action if necessary. At PEC Zwolle in … Read more

Shootings in the United States: reforming gun laws, mission impossible?

Published on : 02/06/2022 – 10:17 Uvalde, a city in Texas, was the victim, on May 24, of a terrible shooting in which 19 children and 2 teachers were killed. The first funeral took place this week. Despite the tragedies that are repeated, the American leaders fail to reform the laws on firearms. If President … Read more