its developer conference in 2017, Facebook declared its plans to develop a brain-computer interface
(BCI) that may allow you to type simply by thinking. Now, researchers from the University
of California, San Francisco (UCSF) operating under this program have revealed a study today noting
their algorithmic rule was able to discover spoken words from brain activity in real-time.
The team connected high-density electrocorticography
(ECoG) arrays to 3 epilepsy patients’ brains to
record brain activity. Then it asked these patients straightforward questions, and asked them to answer
Researchers said the algorithmic rule recorded the
brain activity whereas patients
spoke. They noted the model decoded these words with accuracy as high as 76 %.
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Sheryl Sandberg will chair
Facebook released the second update to its in progress civil rights audit.
Facebook is creating an internal civil
rights task force permanent, COO Sheryl Sandberg said in a blog post Sunday, a choice that grew out of an ongoing review of the civil rights impact of the social
network’s policies and practices. The task force, which includes key leadership and is to be chaired by
Sandberg, will concentrate on Facebook’s content
policies, the fairness of its AI,
and problems relating to privacy and
elections, areas Facebook have struggled with.
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In her post, Sandberg said the social network was
committed to recruiting people with
civil rights experience to
serve on the task force. as an
example, it’ll work with voting rights experts to make sure the social network isn’t used to suppress or intimidate
quickly outgrew its initial impression
as a fun app for youths and
has become a significant content promoting, selling, networking and
audience building tool for
individuals and brands.
It’s one of the foremost popular social networking sites
on the world, with
over 900 million
active monthly members sharing 90 million pictures and billions likes
Continue reading “Instagram followers”
If you’re among
users of Instagram, then you
probably noticed that
some owners of
accounts brag about the amount of followers they have or seek for the way to increase it. You may also notice that dozens or even hundreds of thousands of people subscribe for totally unremarkable pages.
There are various reasons as to why Madras high court is trying to ban the most famous Chinese video-sharing app, TikTok in India.
Continue reading “The Chinese video-sharing app, TikTok recently caused many accidents, some of them leading to deaths”
The main reason being, kids who are followers of the famous app are vulnerable to pornography. That’s not all. Within the recent past, there have been several cases where people have hurt themselves very seriously whereas creating videos for TikTok. Some of these serious injuries even resulted in deaths.
If the young woman above has been haunting your dreams, you may be a TikTok user.
This is Sammie Lewis, an 18-year-old student from Washington state and mastermind of the “here’s the motherfucking tea” meme.
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It all started with this TikTok Lewis posted a little while ago titled “ tea 4 u.”
Most of the video is Lewis ranting about a guy she knew.
Facebook is launching a brand new feature that explains how its algorithms decide what to show in your News Feed.
A new “Why am I seeing this post?” button will indicate what activity influenced Facebook’s algorithms.
It is the first time the corporate has given individuals access to this insight directly in its app and on the website.
Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and others have been criticized for using algorithms to recommend content without explaining to users how they work.
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Facebook told the BBC the new feature was available for some users within the Great Britain nowadays. It’ll roll out fully by 2 may.