Involuntary Participation in the Metaverse

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Involuntary Participation in the Metaverse
This week in the Privacy News, Apple releases a tool to detect their stalker-friendly Airtags, Israel is using Facial ID for Palestinians, and your car might breathalyze you every time you try to start it. Also, the metaverse for businesses might force you into using Facebook. We also look at security news including a new face on an old scam.

Moviepass Back From the Dead
This week in Business News, iPhone 13 tried to lock the FaceID on screen repair, but they backed off. Also, Microsoft has a new plan to force upgrades, and Twitter floats an idea to pay to delete tweets, and MoviePass is back from bankruptcy. We also finish with SillyVille.

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Privacy
https://www.macrumors.com/2021/11/09/ios-15-2-airtag-scan/

https://www.theverge.com/2021/11/8/22769933/israeli-army-facial-recognition-palestinians-track/
https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/israel-palestinians-surveillance-facial-recognition/2021/11/05/3787bf42-26b2-11ec-8739-5cb6aba30a30_story.html

https://www.techspot.com/news/92177-congress-require-automakers-implement-anti-drunk-driving-tech.html

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2021/11/metaverse-will-bring-facebooks-privacy-problems-to-workplaces-whistleblower-says/

Security
https://www.theverge.com/2021/11/10/22775341/microsoft-store-gift-card-email-promotion

https://www.techspot.com/news/92139-robinhood-data-7-million-customers-exposed-security-incident.html

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2021/11/new-book-claims-us-intel-agency-hacked-booking-com-in-2016/

https://www.coindesk.com/business/2021/11/05/fbi-warns-of-scams-using-crypto-atms-and-qr-codes/

Business
https://www.techspot.com/news/92092-ifixit-confirms-iphone-13-display-swaps-render-face.html

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2021/11/apple-will-no-longer-break-face-id-on-repaired-iphone-13s/

https://www.techspot.com/news/92114-microsoft-no-longer-support-onedrive-desktop-windows-7.html

https://www.theverge.com/2021/11/9/22766286/twitter-blue-subscription-service-scroll-nuzzel-undo-tweets-ad-free-articles-us

https://www.techspot.com/news/92189-moviepass-purchased-out-bankruptcy-co-founder.html

Silly
https://www.techspot.com/news/92135-nvidia-audio2face-tech-uses-ai-generate-lip-synced.html

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2021/11/hp-takes-printer-troubleshooting-into-mixed-reality-for-some-reason/

https://www.theadvocate.com/baton_rouge/news/article_cca7c34c-3cdd-11ec-9cb9-f3d0a583c921.html

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