The American Meta loses a round against the German gendarme of the competition

The social networking giant Meta, parent company of Facebook, suffered a setback on Tuesday in European justice where it challenges the ban imposed by the German competition policeman on the use of users’ personal data. A competition authority “may, in the exercise of its powers, take into account the compatibility of a commercial practice with … Read more

The American Meta loses a round against the German gendarme of the competition

According to the institution, the processing of information by Facebook’s parent company does not comply with the General Data Protection Regulations. The social networking giant Meta, parent company of Facebook, suffered a setback on Tuesday in European justice where it challenges the ban imposed by the German competition policeman on the use of users’ personal … Read more

Meta ordered to pay $174.5 million for patent infringement

Meta, the parent company of Facebook and Instagram, was ordered on Wednesday to pay $174.5 million in damages to Voxer, an app that accuses the tech giant of infringing its patents. A Texas jury has determined that Meta copied walkie-talkie messaging patents in its live streaming features on Facebook Live and Instagram Live. The trial … Read more

The American Meta loses a round against the German gendarme of the competition

AFP, published on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 at 11:05 am The social networking giant Meta, parent company of Facebook, suffered a setback on Tuesday in European justice where it challenges the ban imposed by the German competition policeman on the use of users’ personal data. A competition authority “may, in the exercise of its powers, … Read more

Instagram is fined 405 million euros in the EU

The social network Instagram, a subsidiary of the Meta group, the parent company of Facebook, has been fined a record 405 million euros for failures to process the data of minors, the Irish regulator announced on Monday, which acts in the European Union name. “We adopted our final decision last Friday and it includes a … Read more

Fly over France like a bird

The cliffs of Étretat have been digitally recreated to allow spectators to move around the site as they wish with a virtual reality headset. fly view The virtual reality attraction Flyview takes us on a jetpack to discover 360-degree landscapes of breathtaking beauty. Boarding. In the Opéra district of Paris, a discreet shop window hides … Read more

Meta, out of growth, begins a high-risk transition

TO ANALYSE – For the first time in ten years, Meta’s turnover fell. Mark Zuckerberg announces that the group must do “more with less”, while it is in the midst of a transformation of its social networks to take on TikTok and has embarked on the construction of its metaverse. It’s an earthquake in the … Read more

“I have not signed anything with Meta”, this message shared in mass on Facebook has no use

In its terms of use, Facebook does not hide its data collection. DADO RUVIC / REUTERS Many identical messages are posted by users on Facebook, containing several misinformation. As a bonus, it has no legal value. For the past few days, hundreds of similar messages have been circulating on Facebook:I didn’t sign anything with Meta. … Read more

After ten years on the stock market, Meta is no longer the darling of tech

By Chloe Woitier Published on 05/17/2022 at 7:18 p.m., Update on 05/17/2022 at 7:18 p.m. Mark Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of Facebook with his employees in Silicon Valley, California at the opening of the NASDAQ stock exchange on May 18, 2012. Jim Tanner/REUTERS If the Californian group has been able to multiply its valuation up … Read more

Meta Increases Accuracy of Automated Image Generation with “Make-A-Scene”

By Louis Madelaine Posted on 07/15/2022 at 17:31, Update on 07/15/2022 at 17:57 Through a combination of sketches and text, “Make-A-Scene” creates precise, high-definition images. META-AI Meta AI is developing a tool that allows users to generate an image from text input and through sketches. If you draw a sketch of a sandy beach under … Read more