NSA Warns Against Windows 7

The Article

NSA Warns Against Windows 7
This week in Privacy News, the Microsoft-TikTok saga carries on, Twitter faces FTC probe, and the NSA warns us against using Find-My-Phone (as if I haven’t been for years). Also, we have several Windows stories about Windows 7 and other things.

Apple to Allow Third Party Defaults
This week in Business News, Lucid to batter Tesla for the car of the future, a new mini pc is hitting the market, and windows 10 will run Android apps. Also, Proton mail gets into the Apple Antitrust case and Apple allows third party default apps in the next iOS.

ADT and Google Partner Up
This week in Smart Tech News, #Garmin paid millions to the hackers and Canon is the next to get hacked. Also, 608,000 #Honda cars are recalled for random reboots and Google teams up with #ADT to make sentient home security.

Hacker’s Court Hearing Gets Hacked
This week in SillyVille, human genes need renamed because of Microsoft #Excel, a drug-smuggling cat escapes prison, and a #zoombomber crashes the #Twitter Hackers court hearing.

The Articles

Privacy
https://www.theverge.com/2020/8/4/21354255/microsoft-tiktok-trump-ban-bytedance-china-us-canada

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2020/08/twitter-faces-ftc-probe-likely-fine-over-use-of-phone-numbers-for-ads/

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2020/08/beware-of-find-my-phone-wi-fi-and-bluetooth-nsa-tells-mobile-users/

https://www.businessinsider.com/ron-wyden-fourth-amendment-is-not-for-sale-privacy-2020-8

https://www.techspot.com/news/86216-windows-defender-flagging-ccleaner-potentially-unwanted-application.html

https://www.techspot.com/news/86269-people-wont-abandon-windows-7-os-found-almost.html

https://www.forbes.com/sites/daveywinder/2019/06/07/nsa-warns-microsoft-windows-users-update-now-or-face-devastating-damage/#77d2814e3aa0

Business
https://arstechnica.com/cars/2020/08/tesla-rival-lucid-looks-to-one-up-autopilot-with-long-range-lidar/

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2020/08/review-odyssey-x86j4105-a-mini-pc-for-makers-and-builders/

https://www.post-gazette.com/business/money/2020/08/07/PNC-Bank-terminate-credit-insurance-consumer-loans/stories/202008050035

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/microsoft/microsoft-now-lets-you-run-android-apps-in-windows-10/

https://protonmail.com/blog/apple-app-store-antitrust/

https://www.techspot.com/news/86234-apple-lays-down-ground-rules-default-third-party.html

Smart tech
https://news.sky.com/story/garmin-paid-multi-million-dollar-ransom-to-criminals-using-arete-ir-say-sources-12041468

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-08-06/a-surveillance-standoff-over-smart-streetlights

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/canon-confirms-ransomware-attack-in-internal-memo/

https://arstechnica.com/cars/2020/08/new-cars-can-stay-in-their-lane-but-might-not-stop-for-parked-cars/

https://www.theverge.com/2020/8/4/21354314/honda-recall-software-odyssey-pilot-passport-backup-camera-reboot

https://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2020/08/03/2071540/0/en/ADT-and-Google-Partner-To-Create-Leading-Smart-Home-Security-Offering.html

Silly
https://www.theverge.com/2020/8/6/21355674/human-genes-rename-microsoft-excel-misreading-dates

https://nypost.com/2020/08/05/lithium-laced-drinking-water-could-curb-suicide-rates/

https://people.com/pets/cat-trained-to-smuggle-drugs-escapes-prison-sri-lanka/

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2020/08/zoombomber-crashes-court-hearing-on-twitter-hack-with-pornhub-video/

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