Google Pretends to be Private

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Google Pretends to be Private
This week in the Privacy News, Clearview AI cannot sell to private companies, Facebook discontinues some data harvesting, ICE buys a lot of surveillance data, and the EU wants to end encryption to find CSAM. Also, Google pretends to care about privacy with new controls, but is it really private? We also look at some security news.

Apple Return to Work Loses Key Exec
This week in Business News, ATT gets away with charging an illegal fee, Texas law balances social media, and copyright law is under revision. Also, Google gets a new Virtual credit card feature and Apple loses a key director over the return to work policy. We also visit SillyVille.

The Articles

Privacy
https://www.aclu.org/press-releases/big-win-settlement-ensures-clearview-ai-complies-with-groundbreaking-illinois

https://9to5mac.com/2022/05/05/facebook-to-discontinue-nearby-friends-and-other-location-based-features/

https://www.theverge.com/2022/5/10/23065080/ice-surveillance-dragnet-data-brokers-georgetown-law

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2022/05/war-upon-end-to-end-encryption-eu-wants-big-tech-to-scan-private-messages/

https://www.theverge.com/2022/5/11/23066161/google-privacy-controls-protected-computing-io

Security
https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2022/05/hackers-are-actively-exploiting-big-ip-vulnerability-with-a-9-8-severity-rating/

https://jfrog.com/blog/npm-supply-chain-attack-targets-german-based-companies/

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2022/05/zyxel-silently-patches-command-injection-vulnerability-with-9-8-severity-rating/

https://www.netskope.com/press-releases/netskope-research-finds-sharp-increase-in-phishing-downloads-as-cybercriminals-leverage-seo-to-lure-victims

Business
https://www.theverge.com/2022/5/12/23069156/att-vianu-lawsuit-class-action-administrative-fee

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2022/05/texas-law-banning-social-media-censorship-reinstated-by-appeals-court/

https://www.theverge.com/2022/5/10/23066030/hawley-copyright-disney-mickey-mouse

https://gizmodo.com/google-pay-virtual-credit-debit-card-visa-american-expr-1848907510

https://www.techspot.com/news/94512-apple-loses-director-machine-learning-over-return-person.html

Silly
https://www.techspot.com/news/94519-instagram-start-testing-nfts-select-users-week.html

https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2022/05/todays-intended-wordle-solution-pushed-to-2027-due-to-major-recent-news-event/

https://www.techspot.com/news/94570-lego-optimus-prime-transforms-without-having-rebuild.html

https://www.theverge.com/2022/5/10/23065586/call-of-duty-warzone-godzilla-kong

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