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Amazon to pay $1.9 million to settle claims of human rights abuses of contract workers

Amazon to pay $1.9 million to settle claims of human rights abuses of contract workers The money will be split among 700 laborers. Lawrence Bonk   Fri, Feb 23, 2024 jokuephotography via Getty Images Amazon will pay out $1.9 million to more than 700 migrant workers to settle claims of human rights abuses following exploitative … Continue reading Amazon to pay $1.9 million to settle claims of human rights abuses of contract workers

What if Rumble users actually lean Democrat? That’s what its CEO claims

  By Clint Rainey November 15, 2023 Video-streaming platform Rumble is famously the site that Russell Brand fled to after being demonetized by YouTube in the wake of accusations of sexual harassment. It’s meanwhile been profiled by the New York Times as “the right’s go-to video site.” And last year, when Pew Research released a … Continue reading What if Rumble users actually lean Democrat? That’s what its CEO claims

23andMe hacker leaks more data, claims to have wealthy users’ records

23andMe hacker leaks more data, claims to have wealthy users’ records Maxwell William / Oct 19, 2023    DNA testing company 23andMe is once again in the spotlight for the wrong reasons. A hacker has leaked millions of 23andMe user records on a cybercrime forum. TechCrunch reporting indicates it is the same hacker, aka Golem, … Continue reading 23andMe hacker leaks more data, claims to have wealthy users’ records

Turing AI Claims Increase In Metrics Since Refining Its ABM Strategy

Turing AI Claims Increase In Metrics Since Refining Its ABM Strategy by Ray Schultz , August 14, 2023 Cybersecurity company Turing AI says it has achieved substantial increases in open and click rates by working with FlashIntel.  Turing AI, which provides AI solutions, felt the need need to refine its ABM strategy to connect more effectively … Continue reading Turing AI Claims Increase In Metrics Since Refining Its ABM Strategy

Google refutes claims it violated its own guidelines and misled advertisers

Google refutes claims it violated its own guidelines and misled advertisers   Kris Holt   @krisholt Google has denied “extremely inaccurate claims” that it may have violated its own rules and misled advertisers over ad viewership on third-party websites.  Through the Google Video Partner (GVP) network and TrueView (an ad product that’s also used on … Continue reading Google refutes claims it violated its own guidelines and misled advertisers

Alexa Users Seek To Reinstate Privacy Claims Over Ad Targeting

Alexa Users Seek To Reinstate Privacy Claims Over Ad Targeting by Wendy Davis  @wendyndavis, June 5, 2023 Alexa users want a federal appellate court to reinstate a privacy lawsuit claiming that Amazon targets ads to people based on their interactions with voice-controlled devices. U.S. District Court Judge Barbara Rothstein in the Western District of Washington … Continue reading Alexa Users Seek To Reinstate Privacy Claims Over Ad Targeting

Former ByteDance exec claims company used bots to inflate TikTok engagement

The US government is trying to force ByteDance to sell TikTok TikTok could be banned in the United States if ByteDance refuses.     Karissa Bell   @karissabe The Biden Administration is significantly increasing pressure on ByteDance just days before TikTok’s CEO is set to testify in front of Congress. The United States government is … Continue reading Former ByteDance exec claims company used bots to inflate TikTok engagement

FTC warns tech companies about over-hyping AI claims

“Marketers should know that — for FTC enforcement purposes — false or unsubstantiated claims are our bread and butter.” Constantine von Hoffman on March 1, 2023 As artificial intelligence hype spins ever higher, the FTC is warning tech companies against making unsubstantiated claims about AI. “We’ve already warned businesses to avoid using automated tools that … Continue reading FTC warns tech companies about over-hyping AI claims