Tech News Today: Episode 1723 (Video)

Facebook has updated its developer rules for both Facebook and Instagram to prohibit its user data from being used as ammo for surveillance tools that have been used in the past to track political upheaval by authorities. Facebook says its policies already prohibited this, but it’s making the policy even more explicit for developers.

Intel just bought Israeli computer vision tech company MobileEye for $15.3 billion dollars. This will make Intel a real player in the race to get autonomous cars on the road and cement its place in an industry that Intel’s CEO says will be worth about $70 billion by 2030. Hosted by Megan Morrone, Jason Howell. Guests: Gabriel Weinberg.

Tech News Today explores the most important stories of the day in conversation with the world’s leading journalists.