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Specifically, it has used the Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act (POFMA) against several of its political opponents, issuing five correction directions -- four of which involved politicians or political platforms that opposed the government -- within a month after the legislation kicked in last October. The fifth was issued to Facebook after the author of the alleged falsehood refused to comply with the original correction direction. … [Read more...] about Is Singapore ready to govern a digital population?
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However, AVIF got its biggest boost when Microsoft added support for it in the Windows 10 May 2019 Update. As long as users have the proper AV1 video codec installed from the Microsoft Store (free download), AVIF images will now load natively on Windows 10 apps like Paint and File Explorer. … [Read more...] about Chrome and Firefox are getting support for the new AVIF image format