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Bias and discrimination in AI

by DR SIEW EU GENE / pic BLOOMBERG MANY people are unaware that the devices they use rely on artificial…

4 weeks ago

Meta’s Facebook agrees to settle Cambridge Analytica suit

META Platforms Inc. settled a long-running lawsuit that claimed Facebook illegally shared user data with the research firm Cambridge Analytica.…

3 months ago

Dubai prices skyrocket less than year after steep deflation

Consumer prices in Dubai are increasing faster than in Singapore and approaching levels seen across much of Europe, capping a…

3 months ago

Twitter has to give Musk only one bot checker’s data: Its ex-product head

TWITTER Inc was ordered to hand over files from its former consumer product head to Elon Musk on spam and…

3 months ago

Alibaba, ByteDance share details of prized algorithms with Beijing for first time

CHINA'S Internet giants from Tencent Holdings Ltd to ByteDance Ltd have shared details of their prized algorithms with Beijing for…

4 months ago

Hacker claims major Chinese citizens’ data theft

BEIJING, China – A hacker claiming to have stolen personal data from hundreds of millions of Chinese citizens is now selling…

5 months ago

Philippines’ PLDT blocks 23m texts in sign of scam threat

IN just three days, Philippines-based telecommunications provider PLDT Inc blocked more than 23 million text messages that try to get…

5 months ago

Musk accuses Twitter of withholding data, says may withdraw bid

Elon Musk threatened Monday to withdraw his bid to buy Twitter, accusing it of failing to provide data on fake…

6 months ago

Google to overhaul ad tracking system on Android devices

By AFP Google announced plans Wednesday to limit ad tracking on its Android operating system running on billions of devices,…

9 months ago

Google Analytics Risks French Ban Over U.S. Data Spying Fears

By BLOOMBERG Alphabet Inc.’s Google Analytics doesn’t sufficiently protect European Union citizens’ data from potentially illegal U.S. surveillance and could…

10 months ago

France hits Google, Facebook with huge fines over ‘cookies’

By AFP French regulators have hit Google and Facebook with 210 million euros ($237 million) in fines over their use…

11 months ago

Pandemic Intelligence Chief Brings Data, AI to Omicron Fight

By BLOOMBERG Just days after Chikwe Ihekweazu took the reins of the World Health Organization’s new pandemic intelligence hub, a new and…

12 months ago

The ultimate guide to fighting ransomware

Attackers are raising the stakes and the first step in fighting back is in understanding the threat Pic by TMR FILE…

1 year ago