Facebook

Facebook Knew of Inflated Video Ad Metrics for a Year Before Disclosing Them, Lawsuit Alleges

After the Cambridge Analytica fiasco and the recent security breach of millions of accounts’ private data, Facebook is now in the headlines due to litigation from a small group of advertisers alleging that it withheld information regarding a video metric goof-up for a year. According to the plaintiffs, Facebook knew of a mistake in the method in how it […]

Gadgets

Google Pixel Buds’ Real-Time Translation Now Available to All Assistant-Optimised Headphones

Google unveiled its first wireless headphones Pixel Buds alongside the Pixel 2 series last year. The Pixel Buds’ key highlight was that they supported real-time translation, thanks to Google Assistant optimisation, but they worked only with the Pixel Phones exclusively. However, Google has now quietly rolled out support for the real-time translation feature for all Assistant-optimised headphones, which will work with all […]

Games

Spider-Man PS4 DLC ‘The Heist’: First Look at Three New Suits

Marvel’s Spider-Man developer Insomniac Games has provided further details for the first downloadable content (DLC) chapter out next week, Marvel’s Spider-Man: The Heist, including a look at three new suits for the web-slinger and the story portions involving Black Cat. The three new suits in question are the Resilient Suit from comic book illustrator Gabriele Dell’Otto, who has previously […]

Facebook

Facebook to Say Who Pays for UK Political Adverts

Facebook said on Tuesday that it would require British political adverts posted on its pages to carry disclaimers and identity flags, in an attempt to crack down on the spread of misinformation. Britain’s parliament has called for tech firms such as Facebook to be made liable for disseminating misleading political information and targeting citizens using data […]

Facebook

Facebook Workplace to Get Safety Check Feature Next Year

To help organisations locate their people in a crisis, Facebook is planning to introduce the Safety Check feature in Workplace, the social network’s messaging service for businesses. “With Safety Check, if a crisis arises, organisations can identify who may be affected, send multiple modes of notification, and monitor employee responses. And they can do it fast,” Facebook said […]