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Facebook accused of contradicting itself on claims about platform policy violations

15 minutes ago   |   TechCrunch

Prepare your best * unsurprised face *: Facebook is being accused of contradicting itself in separate testimonies made on both sides of the Atlantic. The chair of a UK...
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Libra launch won't happen until regulators are happy: Coeure

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

Global regulators will not let Facebook launch its Libra currency until all their concerns, ranging from money laundering to financial stability, have been addressed and "a...
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E3 has given us some new games coming soon to the Quest!

E3 has given us some new games coming soon to the Quest!

2 hours ago   |   Android Central

Oculus Quest is Facebook's last piece of hardware in its first generation of VR devices. It has six degrees of freedom, and Facebook has made it relatively easy for developers...
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Oculus VR: Jason Rubin voudrait pactiser avec Sony pour des exclusivités

Oculus VR:  Jason Rubin voudrait pactiser avec Sony pour des exclusivités

2 hours ago   |   Be Geek   |   4 articles

La filiale du réseau social Facebook spécialisée dans la réalité virtuelle est intéressée par les licences de Sony Interactive Entertainment sur le PlayStation VR.
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Macworld reader hot takes on the MacBook Air, Apple Maps, Jony Ive, and more

Macworld reader hot takes on the MacBook Air, Apple Maps, Jony Ive, and more

3 hours ago   |   Macworld   |   2 articles

We did a special edition of the show where we feature your hot takes from the Macworld social media feeds. The hot takes are your reactions to Macworld stories and other...
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Google's web trackers are all over porn sites, and Incognito mode won't save you

Google's web trackers are all over porn sites, and Incognito mode won't save you

3 hours ago   |   The Verge

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Visitors to porn sites have a “fundamentally misleading sense of privacy,” warn the authors of a new study that examines how tracking...
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Everyone Wants Facebook's Libra to Be Regulated. But How?

4 hours ago   |   Wired

Facebook's planned blockchain-based currency poses nettlesome questions: Is it money? Is the Libra Association a bank?
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G7 urges strict Libra regime, eyes minimum tax

5 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Digital currencies like Facebook's Libra must be held "to the highest regulatory standards" to ensure they are not used to launder money and that users are protected, a Group...
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Japan reportedly pushes 'international network for cryptocurrency payments'

8 hours ago   |   Engadget

As governments around the world try to figure out how to deal with everything from Bitcoin to Facebook's Libra, Japan has usually been a step or two ahead in dealing with...
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US lawmakers troubled by Facebook's Libra due to 'pattern of failing to keep consumer data private'

8 hours ago   |   ZDnet

Facebook also avoided providing details about Libra's anticipated income and the costs to operate the proposed cryptocurrency.
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