Mashable: Pastors are getting in on Ring’s ever-growing surveillance state

Welp. Image: AMAZON By Jack Morse2019-08-22 00:34:35 UTC God is always watching — and soon, thanks to Amazon, a bunch of church pastors may join in on the fun.  According to the Baltimore Sun, the Seattle tech giant has partnered…

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TechCrunch: Week in Review: Snapchat beats a dead horse

Hey. This is Week-in-Review, where I give a heavy amount of analysis and/or rambling thoughts on one story while scouring the rest of the hundreds of stories that emerged on TechCrunch this week to surface my favorites for your reading…

Mashable: Flip flops made of grass, live hermit crabs, and more weird stuff on Amazon this week

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Put a whole lot of weird on your Amazon wish list with this week’s strangest finds. Image: GFF Grass Flip Flops By Jayla…

TechCrunch: US legislator, David Cicilline, joins international push to interrogate platform power

US legislator David Cicilline will be joining the next meeting of the International Grand Committee on Disinformation and ‘Fake News’, it has been announced. The meeting will be held in Dublin on November 7. Chair of the committee, the Irish…

TechCrunch: Microsoft tweaks privacy policy to admit humans can listen to Skype Translator and Cortana audio

Microsoft is the latest tech giant to amend its privacy policy after media reports revealed it uses human contractors to review audio recordings of Skype and Cortana users. A section in the policy on how the company uses personal data…