The Great Twitter Hack

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The Great Twitter Hack
Today in Privacy News, Amazon thinks about banning #TikTok but changes its mind after backlash. Also, malware is discovered in required accounting software for #Chinese companies and EU blocks USA-EU data trading deal. Finally, we want to discuss the Great #Twitter Hack!

Japan’s Human-animal Hybrid
Today in Business News, #Spectrum plans to increase your bill by $200 per year and Amazon targets automated home delivery. Also, #Lyft drivers have to buy PPE from the company and #ARM processors may jack up the licensing fees…just in time for Apple! Finally, Japan is set to start working on human-animal hybrids soon. Yep, it’s the apocalypse!

EU IoT Probe
Today in Smart Tech News, #Amazon is working on a full shopping cart for cashierless shopping. Also, #Zoom gets its own dedicated IoT device, pine64 upgrades their hardware, and Coca-cola releases a new contactless soda dispenser. Finally, the EU starts a probe looking at whether big tech is creating a barrier for entry of other #IoT devices.

What About This is Bad?
This week in SillyVille, #Biden’s plan calls for polluters to go to jail. Also, Apple adds a #BLM keyboard emoji to help the spread of Marxism. In a SillyVille update, beef farmers are mad at Burger King for their pandering new #CowFart commercial, and a new poster tells us all about white stereotypes.

The Articles

Privacy
https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2020/07/amazon-bans-tiktok-on-employee-phones-as-us-govt-scrutinizes-chinese-app/

https://www.trustwave.com/en-us/resources/blogs/spiderlabs-blog/goldenspy-chapter-4-goldenhelper-malware-embedded-in-official-golden-tax-software/

https://www.cnn.com/2020/07/16/tech/us-eu-privacy-shield-data/index.html

https://www.theverge.com/2020/7/15/21326200/elon-musk-bill-gates-twitter-hack-bitcoin-scam-compromised

Business
https://stopthecap.com/2020/07/02/rumored-spectrum-plans-to-raise-rates-broadcast-tv-fee-16-45-mo/

https://www.forbes.com/sites/pikeresearch/2020/07/16/amazons-latest-acquisition-points-to-automated-deliveries-via-robotaxis/#4c3b60f85767

https://www.techspot.com/news/86037-lyft-drivers-arent-happy-about-selling-them-ppe.html

https://www.techspot.com/news/86012-arm-could-significantly-increase-licensing-fees-sources.html

https://www.businessinsider.com/japan-approves-experiment-to-create-animal-human-hybrid-2019-7

Smart Tech
https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2020/07/amazon-supermarket-will-roll-out-fancy-new-smart-cart-when-it-opens/

https://techcrunch.com/2020/07/15/zoom-introduces-all-in-one-home-communications-appliance-for-599/

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2020/07/pine64-launches-postmarketos-edition-phones-and-new-upgraded-hardware/

https://newstalk1290.com/coca-cola-freestyle-is-truly-contactless-soft-drink-dispenser/

https://www.macrumors.com/2020/07/16/european-commission-internet-of-things-probe/


Silly

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2020/07/jail-time-for-polluters-in-bidens-2t-climate-plan/

https://www.theverge.com/2020/7/16/21327157/apple-ios-keyboard-black-lives-matter-blm-raised-fist-emoji

https://www.bbc.com/news/business-53435857

https://nmaahc.si.edu/sites/default/files/styles/image_caption/public/images/captioned/whiteculture_info_1.png?itok=tO7RMVFi

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