Surveillance as a Service – Weekly News Roundup!

The Article

In privacy news this week, there is talk about building a global DNA threat database….should we all go live in the woods now? But fear not!  Amazon will find us with their new Surveillance as a Service!
#Amazon #DNA #BigData

In the business world this week, would you talk delivery of a pizza from a robot? Just don’t let it drive, like the many Tesla people that have been snoozing in the car!  Plus, Google, Facebook, PTSD, and right-to-repair also in the news today!
#Facebook #Tesla #RightToRepair

The Articles

Privacy
https://www.siliconvalley.com/2019/06/21/google-chrome-has-become-surveillance-software-its-time-to-switch/

https://arstechnica.com/science/2019/06/we-should-create-a-global-dna-threat-detection-network-to-fight-future-pathogens/

https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/amazon-delivery-drones-surveillance-patent-a8966991.html

Business
https://www.wired.com/story/nuro-dominos-pizza-delivery-self-driving-robot-houston/

https://abc7.com/traffic/video-driver-apparently-fast-asleep-while-tesla-is-on-autopilot-on-405-fwy/5343054/

https://www.theverge.com/2019/6/18/18683827/google-silicon-valley-housing-crisis-1-billion-investment-sf-bay-area

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2019/06/hackers-farmers-and-doctors-unite-support-for-right-to-repair-laws-slowly-grows/

https://www.theverge.com/2019/6/19/18681845/facebook-moderator-interviews-video-trauma-ptsd-cognizant-tampa

Security
https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2019/06/samsung-please-virus-scan-your-tv/

https://www.zdnet.com/article/mozilla-patches-firefox-zero-day-abused-in-the-wild/

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