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The Ethics of Hiding Your Records From the Machines

Richard Drury/Getty ImagesI don’t know about you, but every time I figure out a way of sharing less information online, it’s like a personal victory. After all, who have I hurt, advertisers? Oh, boo hoo.But sharing your information, either willingly or not, is soon going to become a much more difficult moral choice. Companies may…

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Shh! No Hacking the Census within the Library

Cyberattacks on underfunded and underprepared libraries continue to wreak havoc across the United States.Drew Angerer/Getty ImagesThe 2020 United States Census will be the first to request a majority of Americans to respond online. The benefits are obvious. A digitized census is more efficient than the 230-year-old paper method, streamlining the processing of individual data for…

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The Android 10 Privacy and Security Upgrades You Must Know About

Google has long grappled with data privacy gaffes and internal instability, but through it all the company has consistently improved the security and privacy of Android. Given, the operating system’s 2.5 billion users, that’s no small task. With the release of Android 10 in just a few few weeks, the new iteration of data and…

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Aquarium Leap forward May even Set up FL’s Endangered Coral

Aquarium Breakthrough Could Save FL’s Endangered Coral This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Endangered Atlantic pillar coral have spawned through lab-induced techniques (via The Florida Aquarium) For the first time, researchers at The Florida Aquarium have successfully reproduced a group of endangered Atlantic coral in a…

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Fall For the Viral Instagram Hoax? So Did A selection of Celebs

Fall For the Viral Instagram Hoax? So Did Lots of Celebs This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Photo Credit: NeONBRAND/Unsplash Don’t believe everything you see on the Internet. Specifically: a viral Instagram post claiming the social network can now use images against users in court cases.…

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Russia Launches Humanoid Robot to Set up Station

Russia Launches Humanoid Robot to Space Station This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Skybot F-850, a humanoid robot, will travel to the space station in an uncrewed Soyuz spacecraft on Aug. 21. (Photo Credit: FEDOR / Twitter) A Russian Soyuz spacecraft is heading to the International…