Facebook Pays You to Say Your Contacts’ Names

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Facebook Pays You to Say Your Contacts’ Names
This week in privacy news, if it was not enough for Android apps on the Play Store to be full of malware, now we find Chrome extensions also to be full of malware. New Mexico sues Google for colelcting student data, iOS file converters are radically insecure, Microsoft wants to push antimalware to phones, and Facebook pays you to record saying your friends voices.
#Facebook #Google #Microsoft

Google To Edge Users: Switch to Chrome
This week in Business News, Tesla had two crash reports unsealed, we will look at them. Also, Nissan has a new $700 monthly car subscription plan, spammers threaten to shut down your Google Ads account, and Google warns edge users to switch to Chrome.
#Tesla #Nissan #Google

Smart Car Stalls Out Without Cell Service
Today in Tech News, ArsTechnica wants you to get your kids addicted to tablets, A group of librarians outsmart a zelle scammer, the Pizza Delivery started has failed spectacularly, and a smart car driver gets stranded when the car loses cell signal.
#Zelle #Zume #SmartCar

Google Stops Assuming Gender
This week in SillyVille, Apple sells products in Augmented Reality, Burger King rolls out ads of a moldy whopper, and Google AI will stop tagging photos with Gender.
#NonGender #BurgerKing #Apple

The Articles

Privacy
https://thehackernews.com/2020/02/chrome-extension-malware.html

https://www.theverge.com/2020/2/20/21145698/google-student-privacy-lawsuit-education-schools-chromebooks-new-mexico-balderas

https://9to5mac.com/2020/02/20/ios-file-conversion-apps/

https://9to5mac.com/2020/02/20/microsoft-antivirus-software-ios/

https://www.theverge.com/2020/2/20/21145584/facebook-pay-record-voice-speech-recognition-viewpoints-proununciations-app

Business
https://arstechnica.com/cars/2020/02/i-was-just-shaking-new-documents-reveal-details-of-fatal-tesla-crash/

https://arstechnica.com/cars/2020/02/data-shows-tesla-owner-experienced-same-glitch-days-before-deadly-2018-crash/

https://krebsonsecurity.com/2020/02/pay-up-or-well-make-google-ban-your-ads/

https://www.techspot.com/news/84092-google-warning-edge-users-security-risks-suggests-switching.html

https://www.techspot.com/news/84086-nissan-new-vehicle-subscription-service-you-swap-car.html

Tech
https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2020/02/got-small-kids-its-a-good-time-to-buy-a-fire-kids-edition-tablet/

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2020/02/anatomy-of-a-dumb-spear-phish-hitting-librarians-up-for-zelle-cashapp-cash/

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-02-13/inside-the-firings-at-softbank-s-robot-pizza-startup
https://www.theverge.com/2020/2/18/21141969/zume-pizza-failure-softbank-founder-cult

https://arstechnica.com/cars/2020/02/driver-stranded-after-connected-rental-car-cant-call-home/

Silly
https://techcrunch.com/2020/02/13/apple-expands-quick-look-to-let-retailers-sell-things-directly-in-augmented-reality/

https://www.businessinsider.nl/google-cloud-vision-api-wont-tag-images-by-gender-2020-2/

https://www.cnbc.com/2020/02/20/burger-kings-moldy-whopper-ad-is-dividing-marketing-experts.html

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