The lawsuit charged that Zoom's sharing of users' personal data with Facebook, Google, and LinkedIn was a breach of privacy for millions.
"Metaverse" will be a digital world where people can move between different devices and communicate in a virtual environment, says CEO Mark Zuckerberg, who's setting up a team to work on the social media product.
The social media platforms had given assurance of crackdown against vaccine misinformation but fake content continues to go around.
Tortoiseshell, an Iranian hacker group, used fake online personas to connect with targets and drive them onto other sites where they were tricked into clicking malicious links that would infect their devices with spying malware.
A new report looks at the campaign by accounts close to the army waging an information campaign defending King Abdullah and attacking his half brother Prince Hamzah.
Hong Kong's Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Bureau in May proposed amendments to the city's data-protection laws that it said were needed to combat doxing – an act of revealing people's personal information without their permission.
Countries representing most of the global GDP have agreed to a minimum 15 percent tax on multinationals but the deal falls short of addressing concerns of the developing nations.
Facebook shares surged after the ruling, lifting the company's valuation above $1 trillion for the first time.
The proposal aims to discourage multinationals from moving their profits to tax havens.
Political trolling is a more effective online tool which generates comments, likes and shares, leaving positive comments trailing.
Rights group says the social media giant breaches own policies in Myanmar and earlier promised to take down content that incites violence against protesters.
Facebook scientists say they worked to create software that reverse engineers deepfake images to figure out how they were made and where they originated.
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