Facebook’s Australia ban threatens to leave Pacific without key news source | World news

Facebook’s ban on Australian news will cut off a vital source of authoritative information for the Pacific region, government and industry analysts have warned. Across the Pacific, thousands have found their access to news blocked, or severely limited, after the tech giant wiped all news on the platform in Australia Continue Reading

Bitcoin surges through key $50,000 level in European trading | Bitcoin

Bitcoin soared through the key $50,000 level on Tuesday for the first time as the growing acceptance of the world’s biggest crypto currency among large banks and investment funds continued to draw in mainstream investors. After a meteoric rise in which its value increase by 75% since the start of Continue Reading

Why Facial Verification Is Key to Ending Facial Biometric Software Bias – Tempemail

As the global need for inclusive biometric security in facial identification increases, developers need not overlook the burden of a non-biased solution. Teki Akuetteh Falconer, from the African Digital Rights’ Hub, says racial profiling is a major concern in terms of facial identification software. This presents a challenge for Africa Continue Reading

‘Keeping it real is the key to my success as a lifestyle blogger’ | Blogging- Tempemail

From my early days online when I started writing an anonymous blog [Liberty London Girl] as a fashion editor in New York 14 years ago, I was never going to pretend that my apparently effortlessly glamorous lifestyle was affordable on a media salary, given that so much of it was Continue Reading

Chinese bots had key role in debunked ballot video shared by Eric Trump | China- Tempemail

A Chinese bot network played a key role in spreading disinformation during and after the US election, including a debunked video of “ballot burning” shared by Eric Trump, a new study reveals. The misleading video shows a man filming himself on Virginia Beach, allegedly burning votes cast for Donald Trump. Continue Reading

Testing Strategies in Software Engineering: Key Insights- Tempemail

I decided to speak at a PentaBAR event and then write an article on testing strategies in software engineering and the common problems that block us in the quest of crafting good ones. Throughout my career, I identified a set of anti-patterns that tend to reproduce again and again. These Continue Reading