Archive for October 27th, 2011

Facebook Scans All Photo Uploads for Matches with Offenders

A story on Facebook and its efforts to counter child pornography reveals that the social network scans all uploaded photos. According to the article, “every picture uploaded by Facebook users is run through a program called “Photo DNA,”  he said, to look for possible matches with offenders. The company saves […]

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Royal Society Journal Archive Made Permanently Free to Access

The Royal Society in the UK has announced that its historical journal archive – which includes the first ever peer-reviewed scientific journal – has been made permanently free to access online.  

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