Wyze Leaks personal and Biometric Data

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This week in Privacy News, protonmail to offer encrypted calender, and Google blocks Xiami cameras for sending data to the wrong account. Our featured story is that Wyze IoT covering a wide range of devices, leaks everything they had collected…will you give up IoT yet?
#ProtonMail #Xiaomi #Wyze

IRS Slaps TurboTax, May offer Competing Service
Court sides with Comcast over Maine a la carte requirement, Disney+ is already removing movies, and Sonos bricks old device…how DARE you! Our featured story is the battle between the IRS and TurboTax over free tax filing.
#Comcast #Sonos #TurboTax

Dracula’s Identity Revealed
This week in sillyville, new smart vaccuums are terrorizing new owners, a new automated trash can can pack up your garbage for you, and finally, DNA analysis is used to unmask the identity of a vampire in Connecticut.
#Roomba #Townew #Vampire

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Privacy
https://www.engadget.com/2019/12/31/protonmail-encrypted-calendar/

https://www.zdnet.com/article/new-usb-cable-kills-your-linux-laptop-if-stolen-in-a-public-place/

https://arstechnica.com/cars/2020/01/to-replace-gas-taxes-oregon-and-utah-ask-evs-to-pay-for-road-use/

https://www.theverge.com/circuitbreaker/2020/1/3/21047954/kohler-moxie-alexa-smart-speaker-shower-showerhead-ces-2020

https://www.androidpolice.com/2020/01/02/uh-oh-xiaomi-camera-feed-showing-random-homes-on-a-google-nest-hub-including-still-images-of-sleeping-people/

https://www.techspot.com/news/83354-iot-maker-wyze-suffers-data-leak-exposes-personal.html

Business
https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2019/12/court-backs-comcast-puts-maines-a-la-carte-cable-law-on-hold/

https://www.theverge.com/2020/1/2/21047388/disney-plus-movies-disappearing-home-alone

https://www.engadget.com/2019/12/31/sonos-recycle-mode-explanation-falls-flat

https://arstechnica.com/science/2020/01/big-pharma-celebrates-new-year-by-raising-prices-on-over-250-drugs/

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2020/01/after-turbotax-shenanigans-irs-floats-possibility-of-offering-rival-service/

Silly
https://www.theverge.com/2020/1/3/21047217/segway-s-pod-personal-vehicle-self-balancing-wheelchair-ces-2020

https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2019/12/attack-of-the-terrifying-robot-vacuum/

https://www.theverge.com/2019/12/31/21044128/townew-automated-garbage

https://www.theverge.com/2020/1/3/21048357/apple-airpods-case-emoji-engraving-online-options

https://arstechnica.com/science/2019/12/dna-analysis-revealed-the-identity-of-19th-century-connecticut-vampire/

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