The AI Said I’m Crazy

The Article

There is a new AI firm that is probably the craziest thing I have seen in a long time! What could they we up to? We also talk about Amazon and how their employees may be listening to your Alexa voice prints, but at least their stores will take taking cash soon!  These and more tech and privacy news on tonight’s Weekly News Roundup!

The Articles:

Privacy
https://www.theverge.com/2019/4/9/18301835/firefox-anti-tracking-fingerprinting-crytocurrency-mining-cryptojacking

https://www.zdnet.com/article/senators-introduce-bill-to-ban-dark-patterns-on-big-tech-platforms/

https://www.activistpost.com/2019/04/were-all-being-judged-by-a-secret-trustworthiness-score.html

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2019/apr/12/parenting-club-bounty-fined-selling-users-data

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-04-10/is-anyone-listening-to-you-on-alexa-a-global-team-reviews-audio

https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181213005382/en/CompanionMx-Launches-Mobile-Mental-Health-Solution
https://companionmx.com/

Business
https://www.theverge.com/2019/4/10/18305191/audible-membership-credits-full-year-monthly-statements-audio-books

https://www.cnbc.com/2019/04/10/amazon-exec-tells-employees-that-go-stores-will-start-accepting-cash.html

https://www.propublica.org/article/congress-is-about-to-ban-the-government-from-offering-free-online-tax-filing-thank-turbotax

https://www.theverge.com/2019/4/9/18302356/walmart-robots-labor-costs-replacing-human-tasks-floors-scanning-inventory

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2019/04/yahoo-tries-to-settle-3-billion-account-data-breach-with-118-million-payout/

https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-47800378

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