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Mark Sullivan / Fast Company:
Q&A with Harvard Law professor Noah Feldman on his role as the main architect of Facebook's Oversight Board for content decisions and problems it likely faces   —  With Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube facing widespread criticism for the way they manage hateful, abusive, threatening …
Jul 9, 2019, 4:30 AMIn context
New York Times:
Tech workers aiming to unionize face challenges, as some managers dismiss organizers and some companies have the resources to settle labor cases brought to them   —  SAN FRANCISCO — In February, about a dozen employees at a small technology company called NPM embarked on an effort …
Jul 9, 2019, 12:45 AMIn context
Jonathan Leitschuh / Medium:
Researcher discloses zero-day exploit in Zoom's Mac client that lets any malicious site force a user into a Zoom call with video enabled without user permission   —  A vulnerability in the Mac Zoom Client allows any malicious website to enable your camera without your permission.
Jul 8, 2019, 9:25 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / TechCrunch:
Two years on, WannaCry remains in thousands of networks globally, despite available patches; researcher: “kill switch” stopped ~60M WannaCry detonations in June   —  Two British researchers saved the internet from a global cyberattack in 2017.  Amid mounting pressure and little sleep …
Jul 8, 2019, 8:35 PMIn context
Mike Davidson / Mike Industries:
Superhuman still allows spying, even after last week's privacy fixes, as recipients of Superhuman emails don't know their actions are tracked or sent to senders   —  Last week was a good week for privacy.  Or was it?  —  It took an article I almost didn't publish and tens of thousands …
Jul 8, 2019, 6:50 PMIn context
Katy Steinmetz / TIME:
Interview with Instagram's Adam Mosseri about using AI to deal with bullying on the platform, reassessing its core incentives, breaking up big tech, and more   —  Ethan Cohen tried to laugh off his first experience with bullying on Instagram.  Like many kids his age, the Raleigh, N.C. …
Jul 8, 2019, 4:22 PMIn context
Oliver Darcy / CNN:
Sources: White House has not invited Facebook and Twitter to attend its “social media summit”, to be held on Thursday   —  (CNN)The White House has not extended invitations to Facebook and Twitter to attend its social media summit on Thursday, people familiar with the matter said.
Jul 8, 2019, 10:13 AMIn context
Rita Liao / TechCrunch:
Companies like Alibaba are helping Shanghai deal with a new compulsory recycling program with services like on-demand trash pickup and garbage sorting mini-apps   —  China's war on garbage is as digitally savvy as the country itself.  Think QR codes attached to trash bags that allow …
Jul 7, 2019, 9:25 PMIn context
Matt Apuzzo / New York Times:
EU's Rapid Alert System to combat election interference has become hamstrung by disagreements, produced no alerts, and is at the risk of becoming defunct   —  BRUSSELS — The European Union launched an ambitious effort earlier this year to combat election interference: an early-warning system …
Jul 7, 2019, 1:50 PMIn context
Julia Alexander / The Verge:
Some creators are posting apologies for bad behavior on alternate platforms, letting them acknowledge issues without damaging their main channels   —  Creators have perfected the inauthentic public apology  —  When Guy “Dr Disrespect” Beahm released a statement apologizing for his behavior …
Jul 7, 2019, 12:10 PMIn context

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