17 08, 2019

Amazon customers say they received emails for other people’s orders – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-17T16:29:25+00:00 August 17th, 2019|Amazon, computing, eCommerce, email, Privacy, Publishing, Security, Uncategorized, world wide web|

Users have said they are receiving emails from Amazon containing invoices and order updates on other customers, TechCrunch has learned. Jake Williams, founder [...]

15 05, 2019

Apple, Amazon, Google, Microsoft and Mozilla release patches for ZombieLoad chip flaws – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-05-15T03:10:04+00:00 May 15th, 2019|APPLE, Computer Hardware, computing, Google, Intel, Microsoft, Mozilla, operating system, Security, Uncategorized|

Big tech is stepping in to patch newly disclosed security flaws affecting almost every Intel chip since 2011. Researchers on Tuesday released details [...]

20 03, 2019

Law enforcement needs to protect citizens and their data – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-03-20T14:27:58+00:00 March 20th, 2019|Android, Australia, Column, computer security, crypto wars, cryptography, encryption, european union, Facebook, Federal Bureau of Investigation, General Data Protection Regulation, human rights, law, law enforcement, national security, Privacy, Security, Uncategorized, United Kingdom|

Robert Anderson Contributor Robert Anderson served for 21 years in the FBI, retiring as executive assistant director of the Criminal, Cyber, Response and [...]

20 02, 2019

Five settings to secure your iPhone or iPad – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-02-20T02:04:27+00:00 February 20th, 2019|APPLE, Cybersecurity 101, Gadgets, iOS 12, lists, Mobile, Privacy, Security, Uncategorized|

iOS 12, Apple’s latest mobile software for iPhone and iPad, is out. The new software packs in a bunch of new security and [...]

28 01, 2019

The facts about Facebook – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-01-28T13:49:20+00:00 January 28th, 2019|Adtech, Advertising Tech, Artificial Intelligence, Europe, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Privacy, Security, Social, social media, surveillance, TC, Uncategorized|

This is a critical reading of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg’s article in the WSJ on Thursday, also entitled The Facts About Facebook.  Yes Mark, [...]

27 01, 2019

Has the fight over privacy changed at all in 2019? – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-01-27T01:47:48+00:00 January 27th, 2019|Advertising Tech, Albert Gidari, big data, Box, brave, Center for Democracy and Technology, Christopher Wolf, cloud, community, data, data privacy, data usage, DuckDuckGo, eCommerce, Enterprise, european union, Future of Privacy Forum, Gabriel Weinberg, GDPR, Google, Government, Hogan Lovells, Information Technology Industry Council, Internet Association, Johnny Ryan, Melika Carroll, Opinion, Philanthropy, Policy, Privacy, SaaS, Security, stanford, Stanford University, Startups, TC, the internet association, Uncategorized, user data|

Albert Gidari Albert Gidari is the Consulting Director of Privacy at the Stanford Center for Internet and Society. He was a partner for [...]

12 01, 2019

Scooter startup Bird tried to silence a journalist. It did not go well. – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-01-12T01:33:05+00:00 January 12th, 2019|Bank, bird, blogs, Boing Boing, China, copyright law, cyberpunk, digital media, electronic, Internet, journalist, Lawsuit, online rights, reporter, Security, spokesperson, Startups, Transportation, Uncategorized|

Cory Doctorow doesn’t like censorship. He especially doesn’t like his own work being censored. Anyone who knows Doctorow knows his popular tech and [...]

29 12, 2018

Google & Facebook fed ad dollars to child porn discovery apps – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-12-29T13:20:21+00:00 December 29th, 2018|admob, Advertising Tech, Apps, child exploitation, Facebook, Facebook Audience Network, Google, Health, Mobile, Policy, Privacy, Security, TC, Uncategorized, WHATSAPP, WhatsApp Child Exploitation|

Google has scrambled to remove third-party apps that led users to child porn sharing groups on WhatsApp in the wake of TechCrunch’s report [...]

26 11, 2018

Tech giants offer empty apologies because users can’t quit – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-11-26T12:54:23+00:00 November 26th, 2018|Amazon, APPLE, Apps, Cambridge Analytica, Drama, Elliot Schrage, Facebook, Facebook Policy, facebook privacy, GDPR, Google, Government, Mark Zuckerberg, Microsoft, Mobile, Policy, Privacy, project maven, Security, Social, Talent, TC, Uncategorized|

A true apology consists of a sincere acknowledgement of wrong-doing, a show of empathic remorse for why you wronged and the harm it [...]

30 10, 2018

Big tech must not reframe digital ethics in its image – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-10-30T12:34:22+00:00 October 30th, 2018|Advertising Tech, APPLE, Artificial Intelligence, Brussels, california, China, civic tech, competition law, computing, data protection, data protection law, digital advertising, digital media, DuckDuckGo, Elizabeth Denham, engineer, Europe, european parliament, european union, Facebook, facial recognition, fundamental rights, Giovanni Buttarelli, Google, human rights, ICDPPC, india, Kent Walker, Mark Zuckerberg, New America Foundation, news media, Nick Clegg, Privacy, San Francisco, search engine, Security, smartphone, SNAPCHAT, Social, social network, Sundar Pichai, TC, terms of service, Tim Cook, Tim-berners lee, Uncategorized, United States, Washington D.C., world wide web|

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg’s visage loomed large over the European parliament this week, both literally and figuratively, as global privacy regulators gathered in Brussels [...]