Adventures with Apple; Goop isn’t science; Facebook gives up on fixing itself; Uber looking for a pivot, still bad; Amazon wants to write facial recognition rules; tech unicorns not doing well; Match sued; burner emails; right to be forgotten, forgotten; Doordash hack; Ring wants in; DNA data guidelines; all the Alexas.

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Yahoo! Inc. Customer Data Security Breach Litigation Settlement

MyHeritage Acquires Promethease and SNPedia

Goop settles lawsuit, can no longer make health claims about vaginal eggs


Facebook promises not to stop politicians’ lies & hate

Uber Incubator launches to develop new products and services

When rides go wrong: How Uber’s investigations unit works to limit the company’s liability

Jeff Bezos says Amazon is writing its own facial recognition laws to pitch to lawmakers

How the tech unicorns of 2019 are doing on the stock market

Dating app maker Match sued by FTC for fraud


The CyberWire

Dave Bittner

Hacking Humans

Mail Drop


Temp Mail

Guerilla Mail

Google wins case as court rules “right to be forgotten” is EU-only

Botnet Uses Recent vBulletin Exploit to Block Other Hackers

Important security notice about your DoorDash account


Amazon’s Ring wanted to use 911 calls to activate its video doorbells


Justice Department has issued draft rules on using consumer genetic data in investigations


Everything Amazon announced at its Alexa event

Every Alexa and Echo device Amazon announced this week in one handy list

Amazon’s Alexa-powered ambitions contradict its promises to protect your privacy

New ways Alexa makes life simpler and more convenient

Amazon Sidewalk’s success is anything but assured

Amazon’s Echo Show can now identify household pantry items held in front of its camera

Alternative iOS app store doesn’t require a jailbreak

Rodecaster Pro