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'Could disrupt public order': Govt blocks 45 videos on 10 YouTube channels

The ministry of information and broadcasting on Monday blocked 45 YouTube videos from 10 channels for spreading "misinformation, hate speech, and communal..
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Govt blocks 10 YouTube channels, 45 videos aimed at inciting communal hatred; check details here

The banned content includes fake news and manipulated videos with the goal of inciting violence between various religions, according to IB Ministry.
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Produced by Finolex Group, Pralhad releases on Humara Movie's YouTube channel

Pralhad stands strong on its narrative of motivating people to never forget their core values
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YouTube’s ‘Dislike’ Button Doesn’t Really Work, New Study Says [Video]

YouTube’s ‘Dislike’ Button Doesn’t Really Work, New Study Says

YouTube’s ‘Dislike’ Button , Doesn’t Really Work, New Study Says. Engadget reports that Mozilla recently looked into the effectiveness of YouTube's "dislike" button. . Engadget reports that Mozilla recently looked into the effectiveness of YouTube's "dislike" button. . Mozilla also tested the "not interested," "don't recommend channel" and "remove from watch history" buttons. The report found that these buttons "prevent less than half of unwanted algorithmic recommendations.". Their overall impact was determined to be "small and inadequate.". The "don't recommend channel" button was most effective at 43%. "Not interested" and "dislike" buttons worked 11% and 12%, respectively. "Remove from watch history" was effective 29% of the time. The way that YouTube and a lot of platforms operate is they rely a lot of passive data collection in order to infer what your preferences are, Becca Ricks, a senior researcher at Mozilla, report co-author, via Engadget. But it's a little bit of a paternalistic way to operate where you're kind of making choices on behalf of people. You could be asking people what they want to be doing on the platform versus just watching what they're doing, Becca Ricks, a senior researcher at Mozilla, report co-author, via Engadget. Mozilla's findings come as calls increase for algorithm transparency of major platforms

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Riot Games Collabs with Lil Nas X Ahead of 2022 'League' World Championship [Video]

Riot Games Collabs with Lil Nas X Ahead of 2022 'League' World Championship

Riot Games Collabs with , Lil Nas X , Ahead of 2022 'League' World Championship. Two-time Grammy award-winning artist Lil Nas X has been named president of 'League of Legends' by developer Riot Games. Two-time Grammy award-winning artist Lil Nas X has been named president of 'League of Legends' by developer Riot Games. Kotaku reports that the publisher's announcement was made via a press release, but the pop music icon was not actually made the company's president. Kotaku reports that the publisher's announcement was made via a press release, but the pop music icon was not actually made the company's president. The publicity stunt also included a YouTube announcement video. Riot Games renamed the official 'League of Legends' Twitter account "LoLNasX.". According to Kotaku, the pop star will be heavily involved with 'League of Legends' in the buildup to this years 'League' World Championship. An upcoming song by Lil Nas X, called "Star Walkin,'' will be the event's official anthem. He's scheduled to perform the song live at the World's opening ceremony on November 5. He's scheduled to perform the song live at the World's opening ceremony on November 5. Lil Nas X also helped co-design a prestige skin for the game's newsest character, K'Sante, the Pride of Nazumah. On November 3, the skin will be released worldwide and available for download on November 14. Kotaku points out that Riot Games has been at the center of controversy in recent years. Just last year, the company agreed to pay a $100 million settlement over a 2018 gender discrimination lawsuit in which the company was accused of fostering a "men-first" work environment. Just last year, the company agreed to pay a $100 million settlement over a 2018 gender discrimination lawsuit in which the company was accused of fostering a "men-first" work environment. In 2020, an executive at the company was forced to resign over comments he made about George Floyd, whose murder by police sparked nationwide protests. In 2020, an executive at the company was forced to resign over comments he made about George Floyd, whose murder by police sparked nationwide protests

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