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Brazilian satellite launch marks beginning of stronger ties with India, says visiting Minister
Amazonia-1, the first Brazilian satellite launched from India, is an optical earth observation satellite intended to provide remote sensing data to users for monitoring deforestation in the Amazon region and analysis of diversified agriculture across the Brazilian territory. "
Australia and Facebook in talks over sweeping news ban
Australians could no longer post links to news articles or view the Facebook pages of ...
4G device base crosses 607 million mark in 2020; 5G units at 2 million: Report
There were 2 million active 5G devices even though the faster ...
Facebook dials down the politics for users
Political stories won’t disappear from users’ feeds altogether. Content from official government agencies and services will be exempt from the algorithm change, Facebook said, as will information about COVID-19 from organizations like the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization.
Apple to roll out privacy control that will prevent apps from secretly tracking iPhone users
The software update is likely to arrive in late March or some point in April.
Mark Zuckerberg defends WhatsApp's privacy update, takes shot at rivals
Zuckerberg’s WhatsApp follies: Tight integration with Facebook is a way of selling your data to advertisers and others
In India, and in much of the global South, WhatsApp has become the most important form of not only general communication but also political communication. For Facebook, that’s an immense direct subsidy to political parties and governments. Facebook tightly integrates between Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp because targeted commercial communications are its primary business.
Data privacy no more about nerds, everyone's talking about it: Signal co-founder Brian Acton
Brian Acton, co-founder of WhatsApp, left Facebook in 2017 and in 2018 co-founded Signal which is now being considered the gold standard of data privacy and has seen an unprecedented spike in downloads from Android and Apple users across the world. Following FB’s controversial use of user data, Acton said not just the nerds, mom, dad, everyone is talking about data now.
Donald Trump banned indefinitely from Facebook: Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook will extend a ban on US President Donald Trump's accounts for at least the next two weeks until the presidential transition is completed, Mark Zuckerberg says.
Mark Zuckerberg has another answer to bitcoin
Given Zuckerberg’s tendency to issue half-hearted apologies before going back to breaking things, it’s not surprising that he’s gearing up for a second attempt to launch Libra next year.
Joint committee of Parliament summons social media giants Facebook, Twitter on data privacy
Summoning officials of Amazon and Google on the same issue is also under active consideration of the joint committee of Parliament, the sources said.
Chris Pratt dubbed Hollywood's 'worst Chris' by Twitter users; Avengers assemble to defend actor
A user started a social media poll asking people to choose the "worst Chris" in Hollywood.