Banks Now Spying On Our Spending

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Today in Privacy News, Homeland security now wants facial scans of US Citizens, too. Android Malware can impersonate every one of the top 500 android apps, and the Aussie government uses cameras to find drivers on cell phones. Also, banks are now using our spending data against us to target #marketing for their parnters…are you ready to use cash yet?
#Ring #Apple

Microsoft’s New M365 Life
In business news, the Librem 5 phones are shipping…but they can’t take pictures or make phone calls. Amazon releases a battery powered #Alexa, and BMW end the required subscription fee for the infotainment center. Also, a #Sprint contractor leaks customer data online and #Microsoft is gearing up for another consumer subscription service!

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http://news.trust.org/item/20191202231619-0717f

https://promon.co/security-news/strandhogg/

https://www.techspot.com/news/82984-australia-using-ai-cameras-identify-drivers-using-phones.html

https://techcrunch.com/2019/12/05/apple-ultra-wideband-newer-iphones-location/

https://www.cnet.com/news/ring-gave-police-a-street-level-view-of-where-video-doorbells-were-for-over-a-year/

https://techcrunch.com/2019/12/01/fbi-smart-tv-security/

https://www.fox5ny.com/news/data-on-your-spending-habits-could-be-a-gold-mine-for-banks

Business
https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2019/12/librem-5-backers-receiving-their-linux-phones/

https://www.theverge.com/circuitbreaker/2019/12/4/20994840/amazon-india-exclusive-echo-input-portable-price-release-date

https://arstechnica.com/cars/2019/12/bmw-does-about-face-drops-carplay-subscription-requirement/

https://techcrunch.com/2019/12/04/sprint-contractor-cell-phone-bills-exposed/

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsofts-m365-subscription-for-consumers-now-looking-like-a-spring-2020-thing/

Silly
https://www.theverge.com/tldr/2019/12/4/20995195/robot-pet-tech-ebo-kickstarter-surveillance-step-count

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2019/12/justices-debate-allowing-state-law-to-be-hidden-behind-a-pay-wall/

 

 

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