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Brazil Halts Meta’s AI Data Processing Amid Privacy Concerns
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Brazil Halts Meta’s AI Data Processing Amid Privacy Concerns

Autoridade Nacional de Proteção de Dados (ANPD), Brazil's data protection body, has temporarily prohibited Meta from using user data to build its artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms. According to the ANPD, it discovered proof of the processing of personal data based on insufficient legal justifications, a lack of openness, restrictions on data subjects' rights, and hazards to minors. The ruling comes in response to the social media behemoth's modification of its terms, which permits it to use Facebook, Instagram, and Messenger's public content for AI training. Human Rights Watch revealed in a recent research that links to identifying images of Brazilian children were present in LAION-5B, one of the largest image-text datasets used to train AI models. This put the children at ...
UK Citizens Wary of NHS AI Use Citing Privacy Concerns
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UK Citizens Wary of NHS AI Use Citing Privacy Concerns

According to VMware study, more than half (56%) of UK residents do not trust the NHS to employ AI to analyse patient data due to security and privacy concerns. Furthermore, 25% of the more than 2000 participants in the VMware survey claimed they were totally opposed to the NHS employing AI to process patient data. Following the November 2022 release of OpenAI's ChatGPT tool, the rising use of AI became widely known, raising several data privacy issues. These include how AI is used to produce inferential data. Additionally, data protection specialists have raised concerns about the data needed to build and train sophisticated language models like ChatGPT read more UK Citizens Wary of NHS AI Use Citing Privacy Concerns. Stay one step ahead of cyber threats with ReconBee.com. Exp...
Instagram’s Twitter Alternative ‘Threads’ Launch Halted in Europe Over Privacy Concerns
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Instagram’s Twitter Alternative ‘Threads’ Launch Halted in Europe Over Privacy Concerns

According to Ireland's Data Protection Commission (DPC), Instagram Threads, Meta's impending Twitter rival, won't be introduced in the EU because to privacy concerns. The watchdog has spoken with the social media behemoth about the new product, according to the Irish Independent, which also stated that the release will not include the E.U. "at this point." The debut of Threads, Meta's response to Twitter, is scheduled for July 6, 2023. According to its description, it's a "text-based conversation app" that lets Instagram users "discuss everything from the topics you care about today to what'll be trending tomorrow read more Instagram's Twitter Alternative 'Threads' Launch Halted in Europe Over Privacy Concerns. Stay one step ahead of cyber threats with ReconBee.com. Explore our c...