“We want to congratulate Shivnarine Chanderpaul on this significant honour by UWI. It is well deserved. He is an outstanding West Indian, a truly remarkable person who rose to become one of the finest cricketers in West Indies history. A student of the game, a wise head, a strong individual, a leader and fine example … Continue reading Chanderpaul, honoured
In a resolution adopted on Thursday, MEPs urge Facebook to allow EU bodies to carry out a full audit to assess data protection and security of users’ personal data, following the scandal in which the data of 87 million Facebook users was improperly obtained, and misused. MEPs say that Facebook did not only breach the … Continue reading EU Resolution calls for full audit of Facebook’s protection and security of users’ personal data
This year, I bought two more machines to see if security had improved. To my dismay, I discovered that the newer model machines—those that were used in the 2016 election—are running Windows CE and have USB ports, along with other components, that make them even easier to exploit than the older ones. Our voting machines, … Continue reading I Bought Used Voting Machines on eBay for $100 Apiece. What I Found Was Alarming | WIRED
"I feel they should retract their story. There is no truth in their story about Apple. They need to do that right thing." Egg. Meet Bloomberg's Face 🤝 More seriously, this is looking like a major fail for Bloomberg, who put so much effort in promoting this peice. I think it highlights the dangers of … Continue reading Buzzfeed : Apple CEO Tim Cook Is Calling For Bloomberg To Retract Its Chinese Spy Chip Story
Interesting Links October 20th, 2018
From the WSJ ➔ It's not a new article, but has only recently come online. Seriously, do this. If you want a deeper discussion on this, listen to the Reply All Podcast Episode #109
If no one watches Facebook video ads, then advertisers won't spend money on them. — Read on arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/10/advertisers-allege-facebook-hid-the-fact-that-no-one-watches-video-ads/ What a disaster Facebook is at the moment. Is this the beginning of the end ?