Aussie Police Power Trip

The Article

Aussie Police Power Trip
This week in Privacy News, two privacy news updates, Apple has serious employee privacy problems, and they are rolling out digital IDs. Also, the Australian police have new total control over citizen’s accounts. We complete the section with some security news.

Apple Allows Outside Payments
This week in Business News, Samsung also swaps SSDs, Sacklers granted immunity, and Chicago cracks down on GrubHub. Also, Coinbase freaks out its user base; many sell out, and Apple will allow payments for some types of apps. We conclude with SillyVille.

The Articles

Privacy
https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2021/09/whatsapp-fined-267m-for-not-telling-users-how-it-shared-data-with-facebook/

https://www.techspot.com/news/91027-instagram-soon-require-you-share-birthday-safety.html

https://www.theverge.com/22648265/apple-employee-privacy-icloud-id

https://www.techspot.com/news/91065-arizona-georgia-among-first-states-adopt-driver-licenses.html

https://lidia-thorpe.greensmps.org.au/articles/more-police-powers-less-protections

Security
https://www.wiz.io/blog/chaosdb-how-we-hacked-thousands-of-azure-customers-databases

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2021/08/microsoft-may-withhold-security-updates-from-unsupported-windows-11-pcs/

Business
https://www.techspot.com/news/90998-samsung-swapping-parts-their-970-evo-plus-ssds.html

https://arstechnica.com/science/2021/09/billionaire-sacklers-granted-lifetime-legal-immunity-in-opioid-settlement/

https://www.techspot.com/news/91005-chicago-delivers-legal-action-doordash-grubhub-dishing-out.html

https://www.cnbc.com/2021/08/30/coinbase-sent-erroneous-account-security-notifications-to-125000-customers.html

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2021/09/apple-will-let-video-and-music-apps-but-not-games-link-to-other-payment-options/

Silly
https://www.theverge.com/22639630/vanlife-dating-apps-tinder-fairytrail

https://www.techspot.com/news/91063-you-can-now-sync-philips-hue-spotify-make.html

https://www.techspot.com/news/91039-witness-horror-street-fighter-characters-turned-human-google.html

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