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Will the best prices on iPhone 12 deals and the rest of the range be best over the Black Friday period?
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Here's how to get a Giants vs Eagles live stream and watch Thursday Night Football online in the first NFL week 7 game.
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Facebook takes a tougher line on anti-vaxxers Facebook is getting tougher on fringe campaigners working to undermine the use of medical vaccinations. The social network has announced an outright ban on ads which discourage people from getting inoculated, but has stopped short of silencing anti-vaxxers and related conspiracy theorists entirely. As such, anti-vaccine content and debate will still be permitted within individual news feeds and broader groups. The toughened stance extends a prior ban on adverts touting vaccine hoaxes and is expected to be backed up by stringent enforcement within a matter of days. The volte-face amounts to a U-turn from chief executive Mark Zuckerberg, who has previously positioned himself as a champion of free speech. Facebook makes a clear distinction between paid-for content and user-generated content, arguing that it holds the responsibility to manage adverts while individuals are best placed to curate what appears on their news feeds.   Why it matters Medical misinformation is running rampant online – despite the majority of anti-vaccine adverts being traced to just two individuals. Such messaging has raised glaring brand safety issues for companies operating within Facebook’s walled garden, with numerous companies finding themselves inadvertently associated with conspiracy theories. Facebook has also faced mounting pressure from governments and public health groups to act against misinformation, especially anti-vaccine and Holocaust denial content. Zuckerberg finally agreed to ban content denying or distorting the facts of the Holocaust on Monday, after being presented with ’data showing an increase in antisemitic violence’. Facebook has also been busy banning content from QAnon conspiracy theorists, while also blocking political ads from 3 November to prevent the spread of misinformation following the US presidential election. The network is also promoting vaccinations for established flu strains and is working with the World Health Organization (WHO) and Unicef.
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Today eBay announced a “sneaker authentication program” for the first time*. This system works with an “initial authentication by an independent team of industry experts,” allowing some of the most valuable pieces of footwear to go through the auction process with an added layer of trust. This may well be a sign of things to come, with eBay gaining a … Continue reading
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With new, more aggressive looks and big changes in the tech department, the new Santa Fe gives us high hopes.
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Virologists at nonprofits once led by former Trump strategist Steve Bannon posted another outlandish report claiming China engineered the coronavirus.
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Choosing widgets and designing your own app icons takes time—but it’s worth it to nail that aesthetic.
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The rumored Nest thermostat gesture control device may let you alter your home's temperature with hand waves.
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A fly that landed on Mike Pence’s head during Wednesday night’s vice presidential debate has already amassed 90,000 followers on Twitter.
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More teens are saying they're buying and selling clothes secondhand, according to Piper Sandler's latest survey of young Americans.
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A study conducted by Asavie into the challenges presented by COVID-19 to businesses has found that cyberattacks are the leading concern. While an increase in home working has opened up new opportunities and productivity benefits, it’s also added new security challenges. Hackers are taking advantage of security gaps. 30 percent of the businesses in the... Read more » The post Asavie: Telecoms sector reports being targeted most by cyberattacks appeared first on Telecoms Tech News.
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(DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory) ORNL Story tips: Remote population counting, slowing corrosion and turning down the heat
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This luxury sedan features more technology and greater luxury than ever before.
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Also: Users split across 3 versions of OS, PowerToys update, MRTK support for Oculus Quest 2 In brief  A new Windows Insider build – 20226 – contains a feature designed to spot impending failures of NVMe SSDs that gives users the opportunity to get their data off the things before they curl up and die.…
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