Your kid’s “smart watch” lets anyone in the world trace their location. Again.

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Source: Boing Boing Back in 2017, the Norwegian Consumer Council published a damning report on the privacy leaks from kids’ “smart watches,” a parade of horrors that included allowing unauthorized third parties to trace your kid’s location, and also to covertly eavesdrop through the watches’ microphones and bark creepy orders at them through their speakers. …

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Google Approved $45 Million Exit Package for Executive Accused of Misconduct

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Source: MSN Money Alphabet’s board of directors agreed to pay a former top Google executive as much as $45 million when he resigned from the company in 2016 after being accused of groping a subordinate. The previously undisclosed sum was in the separation agreement for Amit Singhal, a senior vice president who ran Google’s search …

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Doctor Reveals Dangerous Content In YouTube Kids Videos

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Source:  Interesting Engineering Dangerous, disturbing content has been hidden in children’s videos on YouTube and YouTube Kids. An online children’s safety authority has exposed several disturbing instances of instructions for inflicting self-harm spliced into children’s videos on YouTube and YouTube Kids. Distubing Content Hidden in Children’s Videos Last year, pediatrician and mother, Free N. Hess, …

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The Senate Commerce Committee is demanding answers from Google CEO Sundar Pichai about the company’s failure to disclose a microphone inside Nest home security devices

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Source:  Business Insider After last week’s privacy blunder involving Google’s Nest home security system, US lawmakers want answers. On Monday, Sen. Roger Wicker of Mississippi, the Senate Commerce Committee chairman, sent a letter to Google CEO Sundar Pichai demanding information about the tech giant’s failure to disclose a microphone in its Nest Secure devices to …

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Google’s “Smart City of Surveillance” Faces New Resistance in Toronto

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Source:  The Intercept The world’s most ambitious “smart city,” known as Quayside, in Toronto, has faced fierce public criticism since last fall, when the plans to build a neighborhood “from the internet up” were first revealed. Quayside represents a joint effort by the Canadian government agency Waterfront Toronto and Sidewalk Labs, which is owned by Google’s …

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Silicon Valley’s dirty secret: Using a shadow workforce of contract employees to drive profits

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Source:  CNBC   This year at Google, contract workers outnumbered direct employees for the first time in the company’s 20-year history. This trend is on the rise as public companies look for ways to trim HR costs or hire in-demand skills in a tight labor market. Some 57.3 million Americans, or 36% of the workforce, …

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