Facebook’s Revolving Door

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This Weekly News Roundup looks at some privacy updates about AI health that we all saw coming, but we also have a look at a new social media podcast site?  Hmm…but the biggest…and scariest news is the new Facebook general counsel appointee…Trump said he would END revolving doors, not open one in the worst company in the world! This and several business news items on tonight’s Weekly News Roundup!

Privacy
https://www.theverge.com/2019/4/20/18508382/apps-mental-health-smoking-cessation-data-sharing-privacy-facebook-google-advertising

https://techcrunch.com/2019/04/18/swoot-launch/

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2019/04/french-governments-secure-chat-app-left-door-open-to-outsiders/

https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2019/04/facebook-must-take-these-four-steps-counter-police-sock-puppets

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-04-24/amazon-s-alexa-reviewers-can-access-customers-home-addresses

https://thehill.com/policy/technology/440085-facebook-taps-lawyer-who-helped-write-patriot-act

Business
https://www.businessinsider.com/amazon-demands-selfies-from-delivery-drivers-2019-4

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4500988/windows-update-blocked-because-of-drive-reassignment

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2019/04/samsung-puts-the-screws-to-ifixit-makes-it-remove-the-galaxy-fold-teardown/

https://statescoop.com/telecom-industry-opposes-california-throttling-bill-after-wildfires/

https://www.theverge.com/2019/4/22/18511527/elon-musk-tesla-aggressive-autopilot-mode-fender-bender

SillyVille
https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/43jdw9/this-youtuber-built-a-working-pc-out-of-pasta

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