Sued For Stealing a GPS tracker?

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Sued For Stealing a GPS tracker?
This week in privacy news, we will look at how #Google and Samsung camera Apps can be hijecked, and #Uber recording all your rides, and a new ad blocker that pushes ads…and our feature story is a man is being sued for removing a #GPS tracker from an unknown source from his car.

Amazon’s Mesh Network
This week in business news, a new smart bike with a screen; good or bad? #Verizon bloats up phones with Snapchat, and #Amazon builds a smart shelf that reorders products, including your Chipotle, but that is nothing next to their plan to force #Alexa into your life!

Privacy
https://www.checkmarx.com/blog/how-attackers-could-hijack-your-android-camera

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/07/ubiquiti_networks_phone_home/

https://www.wired.com/story/billion-records-exposed-online/

https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2019/11/20/uber-plans-start-audio-recording-rides-us-safety/
https://www.theverge.com/2019/11/20/20974814/uber-audio-recording-rides-safety-rideshare-lyft

https://blog.malwarebytes.com/android/2019/11/stealthy-new-android-malware-poses-as-ad-blocker-serves-up-ads-instead/

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2019/11/man-charged-with-theft-for-removing-police-gps-tracker-from-his-car/

Business
http://techcrunch.com/2019/11/19/angell-is-a-smart-bike-with-an-integrated-display/

https://www.engadget.com/2019/11/21/verizon-snapchat-5g-phones/

https://www.amazon.com/b?node=20657644011

https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/chipotle-announces-alexa-reordering-skill-by-giving-away-echo-dots-to-rewards-members-named-alexa-300962477.html

https://www.theverge.com/2019/11/20/20966529/amazon-sidewalk-ir-blaster-ecosystem-alexa-chaos-energy-honey-badger

Silly
https://www.theverge.com/tldr/2019/11/18/20970596/apple-airpods-stickers-fake-twitter-prank

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