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Google has already removed over 300 advertisements from Donald Trump! But we don’t know why




As the presidential elections in the United States are drawing nearer and nearer, there are increasing questions about “freedom of expression” with regard to advertisements launched by politicians. Obviously, controversial Donald Trump is in the spotlight.

During an interview with 60 Minutes, Susan Wojcicki – YouTube CEO – confirmed that several Donald Trump ad blocks have been rejected by both YouTube and Google. However, it did not provide details, stating that they were available in the published “transparency report”.

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“Transparency Report” is anything but transparent with respect to Donald Trump

Following a major controversy over politicians’ excessive freedom to launch “dubious” advertising campaigns on social networks and Google platforms, the company has put in place far more aggressive measures.

During the past month, new measures have been put in place which considerably limit the type of advertisements that will be accepted. In addition, they will prohibit ads from targeting the public according to their political preferences.

The YouTube CEO tried to ‘defend herself’ by saying transparency report , but this is far from transparent. The report features a large list of ads that have been rejected and removed from the platform.

Although more than can be found Donald Trump videos that were eventually removed, it is not indicated in any of them which violated rule led to their removal. Although they were removed, it is important to note that they were all active for a few days.

Social networks should exclude themselves from “political wars”

Today, social networks play an extremely important role in the lives of millions of users around the world. As such, they have been used as powerful tools in a wide range of situations.

As far as political events are concerned, it has already been confirmed in several situations that can be used for the distribution of the known fake. news “, among other inaccurate information.

To prevent this from happening, there seems to be only one solution,” nip it in the bud “. Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter, recently revealed that he will ban any political ad on his social network, and the rest should follow his example.


Attention! Bug on Android is frustrating users using PIN code




Last September, some Pixel users who use the PIN code to unlock their Android could not sign in to their device. Two months later, it seems that this bug has not been fixed and is now affecting third-party smartphones.

There are users of smartphones from Sony and OnePlus who are starting to complain about the same problem. This bug is apparently affecting models running Android 9 or Android 10.

Users cannot access your smartphone by its PIN code

The bug in question occurs when users try to use your PIN code to enter your smartphone. After validating your code, the smartphone screen turns off and then back on the lock screen, as if nothing had happened.

That is, if you have no other method of authentication enabled or available, you will be unable to access your device. A scenario that can be problematic for those who really need to use their smartphone.

Problem will stem from a process of validating your password

Recent Discoveries maintain that the cause of this bug is a method called “Synthetic Password Key”. In short, this method compares the code you entered as stored in the system.

It appears that this procedure is not being completed, returning a null value. It is this null value that is causing Android to crash.

As far as we know, this problem is not widely dispersed in the market, affecting a small group of users. Even so, it is important to alert you to using various smartphone unlocking methods whenever possible.

Google has said that it is aware of the issue and has already referred the case to the appropriate department. However, a solution has not yet been shipped to market.

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You can now hear Samuel L. Jackson’s voice on your Amazon Echo




Amazon has a habit of making celebrity voices such as singers or actors available in its Alexa smart column, to vary from the standard voice. The most recent addition is Samuel L. Jackson, whose “voice” can be added to the column catalog by 99 cents. All in English only is clear.

This way, Amazon Alexa users can now have Jackson’s voice answering music requests, weather status and all sorts of questions. Just ask Alexa to introduce you to Samuel L. Jackson or buy your voice manually.

Samuel L. Jackson’s voice has been recreated with technology

Instead of recording a ton of pre-made sentences, Amazon used a neural network that converts text to voice. Of course, the actor had to spend hours in the studio recording audio to create a sound base. However, the end result is a kind of deepfake vocal.

Comedy video “predicted” the actor’s voice on Alexa

In 2017, the comedy YouTube channel 80 gumdrops has released a video about a family that just bought an Amazon Alexa. The funniest part is that the column comes with the voice of Samuel L. Jackson by definition. During the video are played several sentences of his most iconic movies, complete with profanity and all.

Alexa will have an option “uncensored”

Samuel L. Jackson is known for his characteristic voice and a great use of profanity in his roles. As such, Amazon includes an unfiltered version of the voice, where the answers will be much more explicit. This option can be enabled or disabled in Alexa settings.

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