Even as U.S. lawmakers target TikTok, the social media app is morphing into a global giant with tentacles that reach far into the turf of Google, Facebook, Snap and others.
Meta Platforms rolled out its newest updates to its Metaverse Quest software allowing users to capture video of themselves using virtual instruments, art supplies, and maps.
An advocacy group representing female truck drivers accused Meta Platforms, Inc (NASDAQ: META) Facebook of steering ads for lucrative jobs away from women and older workers based on the type of role. Real Women in Trucking filed the lawsuit with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Washington Post reports. They alleged that the underlying algorithm powering Facebook's ad system is far more likely to show ads promoting jobs in certain blue-collar professions such as trucking, firefigh