Facebook content moderators call for company to put an end to overly restrictive NDAs

Facebook content moderators call for company to put an end to overly restrictive NDAs

Facebook content moderators in Europe and the United States are urging the firm to repeal unduly restrictive nondisclosure agreements that prevent employees from speaking out about their working circumstances. In a letter to Mark Zuckerberg, Sheryl Sandberg, and the CEOs of Covalen and Accenture, moderators claim that these NDAs aren’t just for user data, and …

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Here’s why Apple says it hates leaks

Here’s why Apple says it hates leaks

Apple is known for its secrecy, and a cease and desist letter obtained by Motherboard recently gives new light on why, claiming that leaks affect accessory manufacturers, users, and Apple itself. Apple’s lawyers in China reportedly sent a C&D order to a Chinese person, claiming that disclosures about Apple’s iPhone dimensions could mislead case producers, …

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How Tesla will open up its Superchargers to other EVs

Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla, has talked about opening up his company’s massive Supercharger network to other electric vehicles for years. However, Musk tweeted earlier this month that Tesla wants to accomplish this “later this year,” and this week, he finally provided some ideas about how it would operate. Musk stated on a Monday …

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Windows 11 now has its first beta release

Windows 11 now has its first beta release

The first beta of Windows 11 has been made available to individuals who have signed up for Microsoft’s Windows Insider Program. Installing the Dev version, which Microsoft says is for “very technical people” since it has “rough edges,” was the only way to obtain access to Windows 11 until today. The beta release, according to …

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Twitter may be adding voice effects to Spaces

Twitter may be adding voice effects to Spaces

According to a tweet from Twitter sleuth Jane Manchum Wong, Twitter may be introducing voice effects to its audio chat platform Spaces. According to Wong’s study, Twitter is working on a feature called Voice Transformer, which will allow users to adjust their voice pitch and add echo effects. Via June 2020, Twitter began rolling out …

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