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🔖 Many are searching for vaccine mandate loopholes. These are the people trying to stop them. | Washington Post washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/2

🔖 Always-on Processor magic: How Find My works while iPhone is powered off | Jiska Classen’s blog naehrdine.blogspot.com/2021/09

🔖 dagda: a tool to perform static analysis of known vulnerabilities, trojans, viruses, malware & other malicious threats in docker images/containers and to monitor the docker daemon and running docker containers for detecting anomalous activities github.com/eliasgranderubio/da

🔖 The iOS 15 Privacy Settings You Should Change Right Now ["Apple’s latest software update has a bunch of new security features. Here's how to put them to use."] | Wired wired.com/story/ios-15-privacy

🔖 Troll farms reached 140 million Americans a month on Facebook before 2020 election [“Facebook’s most popular pages for Christian and Black American content were being run by Eastern European troll farms.”] | MIT Technology Review technologyreview.com/2021/09/1

🔖 You either die an MVP or live long enough to build content moderation [suggestions on automating content review, particularly with video] | Mux blog mux.com/blog/you-either-die-an

🔖 How an Instagram star’s $7 million mission to rescue Afghan civilians struggled to get off the ground [“Good intentions mixed with hubris is a dangerous combination”] | Washington Post washingtonpost.com/investigati

🔖 Mozilla Says Chrome’s Latest Feature [“idle detection API”] Enables Surveillance | How to Geek howtogeek.com/756338/mozilla-s

🔖 The NSA and CIA Use Ad Blockers Because Online Advertising Is So Dangerous: The Intelligence Community has deployed ad-blocking technology, according to a letter sent by Congress and shared with Motherboard | Vice vice.com/en/article/93ypke/the

🔖 A teenager on TikTok disrupted thousands of scientific studies with a single video [a viral make-easy-money video skewed survey respondents to the TikTokker’s gender and age] | The Verge theverge.com/2021/9/24/2268827

🔖 Privacy Reset: A guide to the important settings you should change now [Google, Amazon, Facebook, and Venmo] | Washington Post washingtonpost.com/technology/

🔖 Don't Get Stuck in the "Con" Game: Consistency, convergence, and confluence are not the same! Eventual consistency and eventual convergence aren't the same as confluence, either | ACM Queue queue.acm.org/detail.cfm?id=34

🔖 The NFT scammers are here: Collectors have lost hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of NFTs; sometimes, the community helps claw them back | The Verge theverge.com/22683766/nft-scam

🔖 Facebook Rolls Out News Feed Change That Blocks Watchdogs from Gathering Data: The tweak, which targets the code in accessibility features for visually impaired users, drew ire from researchers and those who monitor the platform | The Markup themarkup.org/citizen-browser/

🔖 Hardware Hacking 101 Rogue Keyboards and Spy Cables [50 minute conference presentation. At first fascinating, then scary; the truly evil stuff starts at the 32:16 timestamp] | Federico Lucifredi at DEF CON 29 on YouTube youtube.com/watch?v=sgwJ_oohjR

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