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International News Archive - September 22, 2012

Facebook Facial Recognition Tool Removed in Europe

A facial-recognition tool that points out when registered Facebook users could be tagged in photos uploaded to the popular social network has been disabled for new European users and will be completely removed from the system within a month's time, various media outlets reported Friday.

Word of the Day
dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
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