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Facebook disclosure requirements for political ads take effect in the United States today

Facebook disclosure requirements for political ads take effect in the United States today Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Facebook’s new rules regarding disclosures for political ads take effect in the United States today, requiring election-related and issue ads to include information about who paid for them. A new “paid for” label will be visible at the top of ads on Facebook and Instagram, and clicking it will take you to a page with information about the cost of the ad and the demographic breakdown of the audience that saw it.
Advertisers will also have to verify their identity and location, a move that Facebook says will discourage foreign agents from attempting to interfere in outside elections. Facebook announced new rules around ad disclosures last year after revelations that Russians had illegally run ads on the platform during the 2016 US presidential election. The company began testing its new disclosure policies in Canada earlier this year.
Under the new policies..

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NZXT Kraken X72 AIO Cooler Review

NZXT Kraken X72 AIO Cooler Review Introduction and Technical Specification Published: 23rd May 2018 | Source: NZXT | Price: 172.99 | Author: Gary Wain Introduction It's been quite a while since we've looked at an AIO from NZXT, but we figured with more and more cases able to accept 360mm rads, it wouldn't be ling before NZXT brought out a 360 AIO. Enter then the Kraken X72 On paper this thing has the ability to take the performance crown, or certainly come damn close, but before hitting it with the torture tests let's have a look at the all...

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Sunset Overdrive has been rated for PC

Sunset Overdrive has been rated for PC Another Xbox One Exclusive is coming to PC? Published: 23rd May 2018 | Source: Korean Video Games Rating board | Author: Mark Campbell Sunset Overdrive has been rated for PC Sunset Overdrive has been rumoured to be getting a PC release since early on in its development, with some advertisements explicitly stating that the game was coming to the platform. Later, Microsoft confirmed that this PC listing was an error, though now it seems like the game is coming to the platform. Insomniac Games' Sunset overdrive has been listed over at the...

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SK Hynix stocks rise 5% after signing major supply deal with Nvidia

SK Hynix stocks rise 5% after signing major supply deal with Nvidia Is this deal for GDDR6 memory supplies? Published: 23rd May 2018 | Source: Financial Times | Author: Mark Campbell SK Hynix stocks rise 5% after signing a major supply deal with Nvidia SK Hynix stocks have surged by 5% after reports that the company has signed a major supply deal with Nvidia, bringing their share price to 94,000 WON, their highest value since 2001. Right now SK Hynix is working on bringing their GDDR6 memory into mass production, chips which will reportedly be key to Nvidia's next-generation...

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EA acquires GameFly’s Cloud Gaming subsidiary

EA acquires GameFly's Cloud Gaming subsidiary Will EA/Origin Access become a streaming service? Published: 23rd May 2018 | Source: gamesindustry.biz | Author: Mark Campbell EA acquires GameFly's Cloud Gaming subsidiary Game streaming has been of interest to publishers for quite some time, offering them the ability to stream games to their users directly without the need for in-home hardware bit it a console or a gaming PC. Today, several services like this exist, but it Nvidia GeforceNow, PlayStation Now already proving popular amongst their users. EA has announced that they have acquired GameFly's cloud gaming subsidiary, which is located...

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