How #China’s massive Digital Silk Road project threatens #privacy around the globe - https://privateinternetaccess.com/blog/how-chinas-massive-digital-silk-road-project-threatens-privacy-around-the-globe/ this is going to be huge, and have huge implications...
NASA’s Ingenuity helicopter achieves historic powered flight on Mars https://www.theverge.com/2021/4/19/22391496/nasa-ingenuity-helicopter-mars-flight-success #news
We talk a lot about the Big Tech surveillance capitalists, but what about "the unchecked middlemen of surveillance capitalism?"
From the doxxing, to the lobbying, to the labeling, an industry that is rotten to the core.
Detroit man sues police for wrongfully arresting him based on facial recognition https://www.theverge.com/2021/4/13/22382398/robert-williams-detroit-police-department-aclu-lawsuit-facial-recognition-wrongful-arrest #news
China hands death sentences to Uyghur former officials - https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/apr/09/china-uyghur-death-sentences-xinjiang-education-directors “These textbooks were sanctioned by the state,” Kamaltürk Yalqun told the Associated Press. “China is trying to erase history and write a new narrative.” #uyghurgenocide continues
China has used disinformation to defend its role in the Covid outbreak since the virus was first detected in Wuhan
GitHub Actions being actively abused to mine cryptocurrency on GitHub servers https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/github-actions-being-actively-abused-to-mine-cryptocurrency-on-github-servers/ #news #Security
YouTube denies employee request to remove rap song with anti-Chinese lyrics https://www.theverge.com/2021/3/30/22358804/youtube-yg-song-meet-the-flockers-anti-asian-violence #news
"Since you've got nothing to hide, you don't mind unlocking your phone for me, do you?" Legislatures and courts must stop police from asking us this question. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2021/01/so-called-consent-searches-harm-our-digital-rights
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