TSA Gets No-warrant Searches

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TSA Gets No-warrant Searches
This week in Privacy News, Fitbit allows more data collection, Instagram watches your private messages, and VA is set to get a Privacy Law. Also, the TSA gets warrantless searches at the border. We also look at Smart Tech and security news.

Governments Created by Big Tech
This week in Business News, the Apple/Prepear logo dispute has been solved, Section 230 is to be rewritten, Windows 10 is crashing computers again, and social media push to not be sued. Also, a new bill would prevent app store monopolies, and NV looks to allow companies to create governments. We also conclude with SillyVille news.

The Articles

Privacy
https://www.theverge.com/2021/2/10/22276338/fitbit-update-charge-4-health-metrics

https://about.instagram.com/blog/announcements/an-update-on-our-work-to-tackle-abuse-on-instagram

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2021/02/virginia-is-about-to-get-a-major-california-style-data-privacy-law/

https://www.theverge.com/2021/2/10/22276183/us-appeals-court-first-circuit-border-phone-search-decision-fourth-amendment

Smart
https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2021/02/android-12-leak-appears-to-show-major-redesign-with-color-changing-ui/

https://www.theverge.com/2021/2/9/22274773/weber-connect-smart-gas-grills-wifi-bluetooth-displays

https://www.theverge.com/2021/2/9/22274166/amazon-wall-mounted-echo-smart-home-command-center-features

https://www.theverge.com/2021/2/11/22279020/alexa-ring-doorbell-greeting-quick-replies

https://www.theverge.com/2021/2/9/22274100/cowboy-e-bike-breezometer-air-pollution-navigation

Security
https://pcsoweb.com/21-015-detectives-investigate-computer-software-intrusion-at-oldsmar%E2%80%99s-water-treatment-plant

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2021/02/breached-water-plant-employees-used-the-same-teamviewer-password-and-no-firewall/

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2021/02/authorities-bust-sim-swap-ring-they-say-took-millions-from-the-rich-and-famous/

https://spencerdailey.com/2021/02/10/google-itself-is-now-telling-users-their-apps-are-out-of-date-despite-no-updates-being-available/

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/new-phishing-attack-uses-morse-code-to-hide-malicious-urls/

Business
https://www.macrumors.com/2021/02/09/prepear-settles-apple-trademark-dispute/amp/

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2021/02/proposed-sec-230-rewrite-could-have-wide-ranging-consequences/

https://www.techspot.com/news/88556-new-windows-10-updates-causing-more-problems-than.html

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2021/02/google-facebook-tell-scotus-it-should-be-harder-for-you-to-sue-them/

https://www.theverge.com/2021/2/10/22276511/north-dakota-senate-bill-2333-apple-google-app-store-antitrust-monopoly

https://www.reviewjournal.com/news/politics-and-government/2021-legislature/bill-would-allow-tech-companies-to-create-local-governments-2272887/

Silly
https://www.techspot.com/news/88590-police-beverly-hills-using-licensed-music-trigger-social.html

https://www.npr.org/sections/coronavirus-live-updates/2021/02/10/966313710/cdc-now-recommends-double-masking-for-more-protection-against-the-coronavirus

https://www.theverge.com/2021/2/8/22273217/zoom-studio-special-effects-meeting-mustache-eyebrows-lips

https://www.theverge.com/tldr/2021/2/9/22274865/zoom-hearing-cat-filter-lawyer-texas-live-court-hearing

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