Apples Goes All 1984 on Your Devices

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Apples Goes All 1984 on Your Devices
This week in Privacy News, we look at a few updates to past privacy cases. New in the news, Amazon will pay you peanuts for a scan of your palm print, Google cams can now record images without a subscription, and Apple goes all 1984 with a new tool deployed to your devices to scan your photos for bad content. We also look at security news updates.

Windows 11 Is Not Well Received
This week in Business News, Mastadon now has an iOS app, AMD and Valve team up for Linux drivers, and Square to acquire Afterpay. Also, Pearson now has a subscription service for textbooks and people are not excited about Windows 11 after the press releases. We conclude with SillyVille.

The Articles

Privacy
https://finance.yahoo.com/news/zoom-reaches-85-million-settlement-150814590.html

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2021/08/google-class-action-starts-paying-out-2-15-for-g-privacy-violations/

https://www.theverge.com/2021/8/4/22609571/apple-wallet-student-ids-university-expansion

https://www.techspot.com/news/90652-give-amazon-palm-print-receive-10-credit.html

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2021/08/new-google-nest-cams-can-record-video-without-a-monthly-subscription/

https://www.technotification.com/2021/08/apple-csam-child-abuse.html

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2021/08/apple-explains-how-iphones-will-scan-photos-for-child-sexual-abuse-images/

Security
https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2021/07/with-help-from-google-impersonated-brave-com-website-pushes-malware/

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2021/08/the-state-department-and-3-other-us-agencies-earn-a-d-for-cybersecurity/

Business
https://www.theverge.com/2021/7/30/22602275/mastodon-decentralized-social-network-official-ios-app-launches

https://www.techspot.com/news/90634-amd-valve-developing-improved-linux-cpu-driver-benefit.html

https://www.theverge.com/2021/8/1/22605025/square-afterpay-acquisition-buy-now-pay-later-service-29-billion-stock

https://www.usnews.com/news/education-news/articles/2019-07-15/textbook-giant-pearson-makes-major-shift-away-from-print-to-digital

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2021/08/microsofts-windows-11-outreach-efforts-arent-going-very-well/

Silly
https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2021/aug/04/instagram-blocks-elaine-thompson-herah-for-posting-videos-of-her-own-golds

https://www.cnet.com/tech/services-and-software/tiktok-your-new-in-flight-entertainment-option/

https://www.techspot.com/news/90635-gigabyte-1200w-aorus-power-supply-features-integrated-lcd.html

https://www.theverge.com/2021/8/2/22605750/ohio-man-napster-music-service-restraining-order-violation

https://www.techspot.com/news/90690-microsoft-edge-browser-may-getting-super-duper-secure.html

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