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Facebook is speeding up training for visual recognition models
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 Every minute spent training a deep learning model is a minute not doing something else, and in today’s fast-paced world of research, that minute is worth a lot. Facebook published a paper this morning detailing it [...]
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Facebook will lease its first San Francisco office, for Instagram
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 Facebook is finally getting office space in San Francisco, and is currently considering several different locations, one of which will house up to 100 Instagram employees, an industry source familiar with the lease plan [...]
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Spektral raises $2.8 million for development of AI-powered green screen technology
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 The augmented reality acquisition space is hot — Facebook, Snap, Apple and others are throwing money at teams and technologies that promise to increase user engagement. Spektral, a Danish startup, is the latest ve [...]
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Thailand jails man for 35 years for Facebook posts that insulted its royal family
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 A man in Thailand has been sentenced to 35 years in prison after he was found guilty of insulting the country’s royal family on Facebook. Identified only as Wichai, he is alleged to have published 10 photos, vide [...]
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Facebook will share anonymized location data with disaster relief organizations
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 A new initiative from Facebook will provide aid organizations with location data for users in affected areas, such as where people are marking themselves safe and from where they are fleeing. It shows the immense potent [...]
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Crunch Report | SpaceX Launching Secret Spaceplane
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Facebook shares data with disaster relief groups, Coursera is valued at $800 million, SpaceX is launching a secret spaceplane and iOS 11 restricts location data. All this on Crunch Report. Read More [...]
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Facebook Live gets accessible with third-party closed captioning
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 Over 38 million people in the US are deaf or hard-of-hearing, and Facebook wants them to be able to watch the 1 in 5 of its videos that are broadcast live. So today it’s taking the first step towards making Facebo [...]
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Facebook is broken
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 The problem is this: Facebook has become a feedback loop which can and does, despite its best intentions, become a vicious spiral. At Facebook’s scale, behavioral targeting doesn’t just reflect our behavior, [...]
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Facebook now lets you find and contact your government reps right from your posts
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 Facebook has launched a new feature that makes it easier for users to share their views with their elected government officials directly from a Facebook post. In the “Compose” window that pops up when you pr [...]
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