Facebook is adamant its new “smart glasses” won’t be a privacy nightmare. But it is clearly bidding to normalise the use of wearable tech.
Today’s ruling may inspire many social media account managers to more tightly restrict comments — or, where possible, switch them off completely.
What does Facebook need to do to strengthen enforcement of their community standards to protect persecuted minorities?
Does treating VR only as a gaming technology underestimate its potential impact on society?
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