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Facebook cofounder Chris Hughes is reportedly talking to the US government about breaking up Facebook

Chris Hughes, co-founder of Facebook, listens to a question at the Charles Schwab IMPACT 2010 conference in Boston, Massachusetts October 28, 2010.REUTERS/Adam Hunger Facebook cofounder Chris Hughes has been meeting with the US government about breaking up Facebook, according to The New York Times. Hughes has become an outspoken advocate for antitrust action against his […]

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Facebook deceived users about the way it used phone numbers, facial recognition, FTC to allege in complaint

(Richard Drew/AP) July 23 at 2:31 PM The Federal Trade Commission plans to allege that Facebook misled users’ about its handling of their phone numbers as part of a wide-ranging complaint that accompanies a settlement ending the government’s privacy probe, according to two people familiar with the matter. In the complaint, which has not yet […]


Facebook AI Pluribus defeats top poker professionals in 6-player Texas Hold ‘em

This video shows sample hands from Pluribus’ experiment against professional poker players. Cards are turned face up to make it easier to see Pluribus’ strategy. Courtesy of Carnegie-Mellon University. Poker-playing AIs typically perform well against human opponents when the play is limited to just two players. Now Carnegie Mellon University and Facebook AI research scientists […]