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Facebook and eBay following agreement to ban trading of fake reviews

Facebook and eBay knocked down hundreds of accounts, generating fake and misleading reviews, according to a report by Britains' Competition and Markets Authority (CMA). About six months ago, CMA identified "troubling evidence" for fake and misleading online reviews. After struggling from the past eight...

Facebook worker is fired for accepting bribes to restore banned accounts

A Facebook contractor has reportedly accepted thousands of dollars in bribes to reactivate banned accounts, according to an investigation by BuzzFeed News.  A marketing agency based in San Diego, Ads Inc., reportedly paid $5,000 initially and then $3,000 each month to a contractor in Austin office...

Top 5 tech news of the week

Here are the top five tech news by popularity of last week. Singapore tells Facebook to correct anti-government post on 29 Nov An online news publishing website State Time Review shared a post on their Facebook page mentioning about an arrest of a whistleblower by the Singapore...

TikTok suspends teen’s account for criticizing China

TikTok has suspended an account of a teenager Feroza (username: getmefamouspartthree), who posted a series of viral videos attacking China on Uighur Muslims. The videos start as eye-makeup tutorials, to avoid being moderated, but later persuade people and countries to raise voice against...

Elon Musk tweets new Cybertruck glass test video before Tesla event

Tesla CEO, Elon Musk, shared a tweet showing Cybertruck glass test video with a steel ball thrown on it. In the twenty-second video, Franz von Holzhausen, the Chief Designer of Tesla is shown throwing the ball on the side window of the truck. https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/1198090787520598016 Tesla's all-electric...

Snapchat Time Machine AI makes you look younger or older

Snapchat has introduced a new filter showing your age evolution dubbed as Time Machine filter. Snapchat has introduced an attention-getting filter named "Time Machine" which allows users to witness their changed appearance by just gliding the screen. People want to know how they will look...

Instagram test’s hiding like counts in some accounts

Instagram's CEO Adam Mosseri made an announcement at WIRED25 that the company will test hiding like counts in some U.S Instagram accounts. The company will start bringing these changes in limited accounts from next week. Instagram has already tested hiding like counts in...

Former Twitter employees caught spying for Saudi Arabia

Two former workers of Twitter have been charged for obtaining personal account information on the behalf of the government in Saudi Arabia, reported by Washington Post. Most of the users were critics of the Saudi Arabian regime. According to the charges leveled by U.S....

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Microsoft claims that the suspected Russian hackers might have accessed the Microsoft source code as well. This was done as part of the same act, which has diagnosed several renowned US...