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Over 180 cheated in the last 30 days by apps promising an instant, paperless loan | Ghaziabad News

Ghaziabad: Over 180 complaints of loan fraud, including harassment and unfair collection practices, by numerous mobile apps have been registered in the district since December 25 last year, police said. The apps attract gullible and needy people by promising quick loans without the hassle of paperwork or documentation, police added.Once installed, the apps have access […]

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Facebook wipes Australian news content in new showdown with the law

Benjamin Millier Did you miss this story? Here’s your chance to read (or re-read) one of our favorite stories of 2021! Australian Facebook users have been blocked from accessing news sites through their social media feeds in a dramatic escalation of the tech giant’s standoff with the federal government over proposed new laws. Facebook users […]

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Facebook says it will pay French publishers for links to news content

Facebook announced Thursday that it had reached an agreement with a group of French publishers to pay for links to their news shared by people on the social network. The company claims to have signed the license agreement with the Alliance de la Presse d’Information Générale, which represents 300 French publishers, to improve the quality […]

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Facebook Inks signs deal with French publishers to pay for news content

Top line Facebook has signed an agreement with a French lobby group that represents 300 French publishers to pay for news content circulating on its users’ feeds, several media reported Thursday, as publishers around the world stressed the need for the social media giant to offset their content that generates advertising revenue for Facebook. Facebook […]

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Facebook says it will pay French publishers for news content

PARIS (AP) – Facebook announced on Thursday that it had reached an agreement with a group of French publishers to pay for links to their news shared by people on the social network. The company claims to have signed the license agreement with the Alliance de la Presse d’Information Générale, which represents 300 French publishers, […]

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After Australia, Facebook will pay media for news content in France

Facebook will now pay French media to post information on its platform, the social media giant announced on Thursday.. It turns out that Facebook will now pay certain French newspapers for all the information it presents to users on their feeds, news agency AFP first reported. Not so long ago, Google announced a similar arrangement […]

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Facebook whistleblower describes competing motivations in the company’s approach to news content

Is Facebook bad for the company and is the company knowingly contributing to division and angst, in order to maximize usage and profit? It’s a key question that has persisted for a few years, especially since the 2016 U.S. election. And now we get a glimpse of Facebook’s own thinking on the subject – over […]

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Michigan football has 11 rookies signed up early and one surprise absence

With the start of the winter semester at the University of Michigan on Tuesday, a whole new generation of football players have arrived on campus. Eleven rookies from the 2021 Wolverines class are enrolled, allowing them to begin the strength and conditioning training of the program and to familiarize themselves with high-profile college football. Michigan […]

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Tyrell Terry says Mavs fans have been ‘helpful and supportive’ during extended absence of rookie season

PLANO – It was sometimes hard to tell who was having the most fun Thursday afternoon at the Sports Authority’s Mavs Academy in Plano. Was it the boys and girls campers? Or was it the guy who captivated the kids, a familiar looking guy wearing Dallas Mavericks tracksuits? “For me, taking a little part of […]

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A house in New York is no longer a dream for many Chinese buyers

Photo: Diane39 / Getty Images / iStockphoto Shortly before the COVID-19 pandemic began to ravage the world in March 2020, Steven Jiang, who lives in Ningbo, a coastal city in southeast China, was considering buying a house in New York. The father-of-two, who made a good living as a transport company owner, wanted to do […]

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Facebook to pay 14 Canadian publishers for certain news content published on its platform

Facebook Inc. on Tuesday unveiled a plan to pay some Canadian publishers for news stories on its platform, but experts say the move distracts attention from future regulatory efforts. California tech giant Facebook said it would pay 14 publishers, including the National Observer, FP newspapers, Le Devoir, the Tyee and publisher of the Sun, undisclosed […]

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Charging Tech Giants to Use Traditional Media News Content – Legislative Issues Review

A few weeks ago, the news was abuzz with the controversy over a australian law that would do social media companies and even search engine pay for their provision of content from traditional media. While the controversy was high, there were articles in numerous general interest publications asking if this model could work outside of […]

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Facebook agrees to pay News Corp. Australia for news content: NPR

An illustration of a post seen on Facebook mobile last month, when Facebook banned publishers and users in Australia from posting and sharing news content amid a dispute over a new law obliging technology platforms to pay for it. Robert Cianflone ​​/ Getty Images hide caption toggle legend Robert Cianflone ​​/ Getty Images An illustration […]

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How the new government guidelines work-India News, Firstpost

It would be in the best interest of OTT platforms and online information platforms and their users to have an up-to-date and robust legal mechanism for redressing their grievances. The government, through the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technologies (MEITY), notified and published on Thursday the 2021 rules on information technology (intermediate directives and code […]

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Facebook to spend $ 1 billion on news content over three years

Facebook Inc. FB -0.02% has said it will spend at least $ 1 billion on licensing from news publishers over the next three years, a commitment that comes as tech giants come under close scrutiny from governments around the world for paying for news content that appears on their platforms. The spending plans come on […]

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It’s time for a whole new set of new values. Here is where we should start. – Poynter

If you had the ability to build a news organization from scratch, what would you include? What would you do differently? I examined this issue alongside two dozen journalists and people close to journalism – activists, educators and nonprofit leaders – at the American Press Institute’s Connecting with Diverse Communities summit, which is held at […]