510 It Was A Game Of Choosing The Lesser Evil For Apple

Apple and Qualcomm dropped the legal battle and reached an amiable settlement. This also means that Apple’s 5G phone will be rolled out earlier than anticipated.  Experts believe that Apple agreed for the settlement because it had to choose between the least evil solutions and certainly it did so. The first option was to reach… Continue reading 510 It Was A Game Of Choosing The Lesser Evil For Apple

Computer Algorithms Under US Lawmaker’s Scanner

Lawmakers have come up with a draft of a new bill that will need tech-based firms to conduct tests on prototype algorithms to detect bias. A large number of organizations depend on algorithms or coded instructions to accomplish tasks like analyzing user behavior, sorting data or showing relevant advertisements to users. Critics have commented that… Continue reading Computer Algorithms Under US Lawmaker’s Scanner

World’s 1st 5G Commercial Services Launched—Report

A new era for smartphone users have began already in US and South Korea with the world’s first 5G commercial services released in those countries in this week. Samsung has promised that their Galaxy S 10 will have 5G support. The internet connection of the device would be 20 times faster compared to the current… Continue reading World’s 1st 5G Commercial Services Launched—Report

Zuckerberg Doesn’t Want To Change FB’s Live Video Streaming Feature

The live streaming facility of Facebook has received a lot of flak recently after it was used by terrorists in Christchurch, New Zealand to stream the deadly terror attack in two mosques there. Many wanted a change in this feature but the CEO and the maker of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg has still shown reluctance to… Continue reading Zuckerberg Doesn’t Want To Change FB’s Live Video Streaming Feature

FB’s Ad Delivery Algorithm Is Highly Discriminatory Report Reveals

A recent allegation has been levied on Facebook stating that the algorithm used for delivery of ads to the user is discriminatory and is based strongly on stereotypes related to gender and ethnicity despite the advertisers claiming that their parameters are inclusive invariably. The study has been called Discrimination through Optimization and was conducted by… Continue reading FB’s Ad Delivery Algorithm Is Highly Discriminatory Report Reveals

FB To Change Its Rules To Avoid Discrimination By Advertisers

Social media giant Facebook has announced that it will change its advertising rules that target candidates based on gender, age and postal codes. It recently settled a civil suit with American Civil Liberties Union based on the issue that advertisers were being biased while targeting users for jobs, accommodation and credit. While announcing the change… Continue reading FB To Change Its Rules To Avoid Discrimination By Advertisers