Facebook must face a class action lawsuit over its use of facial recognition technology. The lawsuit has three plaintiffs, but a class-action status could potentially include millions of IL users. Illinois' Biometric Information Privacy Act made it illegal to collect and store faceprints without obtaining informed written consent.
Facebook'sfacial recognition technology, which it uses to recognise users in photos and identify impersonators, has not been available in the European Union since 2012 after being accused of violating privacy laws for not obtaining users' consent.
The coalition also claims Facebook's policy violates the 2011 Consent Order with the Commission, calling the scanning of faces without "unlawful". The feature which is not available to users in most countries, can be turned off in settings for users in the United States.
If the lawsuit goes ahead, every member of the IL group could be entitled to compensation, potentially costing Facebook billions of dollars.
A cold, damp Sunday forecast for Long Island
However, temperatures will still remain below average with highs in the 40's to low 50's though next weekend. Tuesday morning will be chilly with 40s and 50s before warmer weather returns for the rest of the week.
CWG: Indian men's hockey team loses bronze medal playoff
The wrestling contingent signed off from the Games with 12 medals overall - five gold , three silver and four bronze . Elated at being India's first woman boxer to claim a CWG gold , Mary Kom said scripting history makes her happy.
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The decision comes at a time when Facebook is embroiled in a scandal after reports that British data firm Cambridge Analytica had improperly gathered detailed Facebook information on 87 million users, up from a previous estimate of more than 50 million. The Electronic Privacy Information Center has called on the FTC to investigate Facebook's facial recognition practices since 2011. However, for the moment, users should be aware that their words and face are owned by Facebook and whoever else they decide to share the data with.
Facebook issued a statement saying it continued to believe that the lawsuit has no merit. The idea was that it would make it easier for users to tag their friends in photos, although it seems that not everyone necessarily appreciates the convenience that the feature offers.
Serzh Sargsyan , who held the office for almost a decade, had promised he wouldn't seek the key job of prime minister. Six police officers and 40 rioters were injured in clashes and received medical attention, the Health Ministry said.
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel on his crash with Max Verstappen: "I didn't see him until late and left a bit of room". Lewis Hamilton dropped back to fifth, as the first portion of the race passed without much incident.
In particular, he is thinking of his mother, who lives on a reduced income, and the family of his wife, in Mexico. Wahl and his family opted to take the payment in a lump sum of $324 million, or about $175 million after taxes.
McEntire hosted several times between 1986 and 1999, then hosted every year from 2001-2012, sometimes with a co-host. The nominees in this category are Brothers Osborne, Dan+Shay, Florida Georgia Line, LoCash, Tim and Faith McGraw.
Nebenzya, accused the United States and its allies of reckless Middle East warmongering by threatening Syria with military force. He said even if the investigative team verifies the use of chemical weapons, "we will not know who did it".
But as the drinker ventures further beyond the threshold, the life expectancy continues to erode in dramatic fashion. Alcohol consumption is also associated with higher risks of several types of cancer, including breast cancer .
House Republicans are now expected to hold their leadership elections in November following the midterm elections . But ultimately the majority leader couldn't build the consensus he needed to win the speaker's race.
Akram reported from Khuzaa, Gaza Strip. "I am not afraid of death because there is no life in Gaza already", she said. Meanwhile, the Israeli army said it troops responded with riot dispersal means in dealing with protestors in Gaza.
A strong, wintry storm system was expected to leave its mark on eastern Nebraska and western Iowa through most of the weekend. These cool temperatures will continue into the overnight period as we head down to a low temperature of under 30 degrees.
Ferrer, along with Lacey and Larkin, had faced criminal charges for conspiracy to pimp and other related counts in California. State prosecutors changed tack past year , filing almost 40 new money laundering charges against Ferrer, Larkin and Lacey.
Japan and China Worry Over Possible Trade War
Despite the " quietist approach " of the Abe administration towards America under Trump, it is clear that disquiet exists. There are other levers Washington could also seek to use.
MI vs DD IPL 2018 Match 9 Live Streaming
However, Daniel Christian, with two wickets, brought things under control for DD to restrict Mumbai to a below-threatening score. Shikhar Dhawan got Sunrisers off to a flier in their run chase but was dismissed by Mayank Markande for 45 from 28 balls.
Bundesliga Club Slam 'Disrespectful' Bayern Munich
Jupp Heynckes is anticipating a "gigantic fixture" when Bayern Munich face Real Madrid in the Champions League semi-finals. He won over the players through tactical nous, commitment and by convincing them of the value of sacrifice for the team.
Bryan Burke named Payson's new football coach
Sparta hosts two big tournaments each year that continue to draw top talent from all over NY and New Jersey. My daughter Emma played for Coach V all four years at Fike. "This isn't really my first taste of it".
Woman who drove SUV off California cliff was drunk, police say
Jennifer , her wife Sarah and three of their children were found dead after their vehicle plunged into the Pacific Ocean March 26. The 31-metre drop killed the women, both 39, and their children Markis Hart , 19; Jeremiah Hart , 14; and Abigail Hart , 14.