Meta Charged For Breaching EU Tech Rules Over Pay Or Consent Model

Meta Charged For Breaching EU Tech Rules Over Pay Or Consent Model

Meta said its model complied with a ruling from Europe’s top court. (Representational) Meta Platforms was charged by EU antitrust regulators on Monday for failing to comply with landmark tech rules as they took aim at the US company’s newly introduced pay or consent advertising model, already the target of privacy regulators and activists’ ire. … Read more

Meta Lies About Ad Metrics, X Better Platform For Advertisers: Elon Musk

Meta Lies About Ad Metrics, X Better Platform For Advertisers: Elon Musk

“Our advertising relevance has greatly improved,” said Elon Musk. (File) New Delhi: Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, on Friday, said that Mark Zuckerberg-led Meta does not share actual advertisement metrics while his X platform gives better returns than the Facebook owner. When a follower posted that X has better returns than Meta by far, … Read more

European Union Investigates Tech Giants Apple, Google, Meta Under New Digital Law

European Union Investigates Tech Giants Apple, Google, Meta Under New Digital Law

Last Updated: March 25, 2024, 16:08 IST European Commissioner for Internal Market Thierry Breton holds a press conference in Brussels, Belgium March 25, 2024. (Reuters) EU probes Apple, Google, and Meta under digital law, aiming for fairer online space. Fines and potential breakup loom for tech giants The EU on Monday hit Apple, Google parent … Read more

Indian Expatriates, Foreign Nationals In UAE Receive PM Modi’s Letter On WhatsApp Amid Oppn Criticism

Indian Expatriates, Foreign Nationals In UAE Receive PM Modi’s Letter On WhatsApp Amid Oppn Criticism

Indian expatriates residing in the UAE, along with individuals from various nationalities including Emiratis, Britons, and Pakistanis, were taken aback over the weekend upon receiving a WhatsApp message from an Indian number, according to a report by Khaleej Times. The message, originating from ‘Viksit Bharat Sampark’, solicited feedback and suggestions on the Indian government’s schemes … Read more

Meta Boss Mark Zuckerberg Issues Dramatic Apology To US Senate For THIS Reason | World News

Meta Boss Mark Zuckerberg Issues Dramatic Apology To US Senate For THIS Reason | World News

WASHINGTON: In a gruelling session at the Senate Judiciary Committee, CEOs from tech behemoths faced a barrage of questions regarding the perilous influence of their platforms, with Meta’s Mark Zuckerberg taking centre stage in a momentous apology, extending remorse to families grappling with the repercussions of social media usage, particularly on teenagers. Mark Zuckerberg, … Read more

Meta Boss Mark Zuckerberg Apologises To Families During Online Child Safety Hearing

Meta Boss Mark Zuckerberg Apologises To Families During Online Child Safety Hearing

During a compelling session at a US Senate hearing on Wednesday, Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg expressed remorse to families amidst intense scrutiny by lawmakers addressing the risks children encounter on social media platforms. The tech leaders faced considerable political backlash for allegedly neglecting their responsibility to mitigate the adverse effects of social media on young … Read more

Mark Zuckerberg Raising Cattle With Beer And Nuts, Wants To Create Highest Quality Beef

Mark Zuckerberg Raising Cattle With Beer And Nuts, Wants To Create Highest Quality Beef

Mark Zuckerberg wants to create “the highest quality beef in the world”. Meta Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg has added another project to his vast portfolio. The billionaire recently revealed that he is raising cattle on a ranch to create “the highest quality beef in the world”. The billionaire, who is well-known for his exercise regimens, … Read more

Google To Pay Two Thirds Of 75 Million USD To Canadian Print Media For Distributing Their Content

Google To Pay Two Thirds Of 75 Million USD To Canadian Print Media For Distributing Their Content

The print media of Canada will receive nearly two-thirds of an annual payment of 75 million USD from Google in exchange for the distribution of their content. After months of negotiation, Ottawa and Google announced a ‘historic’ agreement at the end of November according to which the tech giant will pay Canadian media companies compensation … Read more

Russia Puts Meta Platforms Spokesperson Andy Stone On Wanted List

Russia Puts Meta Platforms Spokesperson Andy Stone On Wanted List

Russia has listed Meta as a “terrorist and extremist” organisation Moscow: Russia on Sunday put Meta Platforms spokesperson Andy Stone on a wanted list on unspecified charges as the US social media giant — which owns Facebook — is classed as “extremist” by Moscow. Russia has hugely cracked down on media and social media freedom … Read more

Threads users can now keep their posts off Instagram, Facebook

Threads users can now keep their posts off Instagram, Facebook

Meta’s Threads users are reporting a new feature where they can keep their posts off Instagram and Facebook platforms. Several Threads users said that the platform now allows them to opt-out of having their posts suggested on Instagram and/or Facebook. Meta is apparently rolling out this new Threads features slowly to all users, according to … Read more