Amazon & Whole Paycheck; AI ethics; the Internet Archive; political texts; Australia’s knee jerk reaction; 996.icu; Snap ads; Tesla’s autopilot; scooter news; privacy for plants & birds; bumbling Chinese spies; malware created cancer nodes; more exposed databases; eradicating stalkerware; Scrivner; Apple’s charging mat killed; burrito blankets.
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Amazon is slashing prices at Whole Foods again — and shoppers are noticing
Amazon quietly removes promotional spots that gave special treatment to its own products as scrutiny of tech giants grows
THE PROBLEM WITH AI ETHICS
Google’s brand-new AI ethics board is already falling apart
Amazon’s first HIPAA-compliant Alexa skills help track your healthcare
The Internet Archive will host 490,000 music tracks ‘lost’ by MySpace
IN THE NEWS
Getting the Message
Australia Passes Law to Punish Social Media Companies for Violent Posts
New livestreaming legislation fails to take into account how the internet actually works
HOW GITHUB IS HELPING OVERWORKED CHINESE PROGRAMMERS
Snap is building an ad network to run ads inside other apps
Tesla woos Wall Street and drivers with autonomous vehicle fanfare
The record-breaking royal Instagram account was stolen from a different kind of royal
UC San Diego trauma surgeon says number of scooter injuries increasing
Paris will fine you $155 for riding an electric scooter on the sidewalk
Senate committee to consider sweeping scooter rules on Wednesday
Man sues City, scooter-maker over crash in Pacific Beach
Guinness Brewery Maryland
Plants and Birds Need Privacy Online, Too
Maryland’s Turtles & Tortoises (Order Testudines)
Woman from China Carrying Malware Arrested After Entering Mar-a-Lago
A.I. Experts Question Amazon’s Facial-Recognition Technology
Researchers trick radiologists with malware-created cancer nodes
Indian health agency exposes details on millions of pregnant women
Facebook Caught Asking Some Users Passwords for Their Email Accounts
Facebook won’t ask for your email password any more
Another 540 Million Facebook Users’ Data Has Been Exposed
HACKER EVA GALPERIN HAS A PLAN TO ERADICATE STALKERWARE
From the “No one goes to jail” files
2600 Off the Hook
The Internet Archive
APPS & DOODADS
Scrivener for iOS
Logitech K380 Multi-Device Bluetooth Keyboard – Windows, Mac, Chrome OS, Android, iPad, iPhone, Apple TV Compatible – with FLOW Cross-Computer Control and Easy-Switch up to 3 Devices – Dark Grey
Apple breaks its silence on AirPower only to kill the charging mat once and for all
WRAP YOURSELF UP IN A TORTILLA BLANKET LIKE THE BURRITO YOU ARE