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Image Mojo Wang NY Times By Raymond Zhong May 26, 2020, 4:43 a.m. ET China’s Virus Apps May Outlast the Outbreak, Stirring Privacy Fears With the disease there mostly under control, officials are looking for new uses for the government software that’s now on many phones. At the height of China’s coronavirus outbreak, officials made quick use...
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Construction equipment is parked on an Eastern Waterfront work site after Alphabet’s Sidewalk Labs announced it pulled out of the neighbouring “smart city” project. CHRIS HELGREN/REUTERS JOSH O’KANE PUBLISHED MAY 7, 2020 Google affiliate Sidewalk Labs is walking away from building a smart-city development in Toronto after two and a half years of controversy over...
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The challenges to humanity posed by the digital future, the first detailed examination of the unprecedented form of power called “surveillance capitalism,” and the quest by powerful corporations to predict and control our behavior. In this masterwork of original thinking and research, Shoshana Zuboff provides startling insights into the phenomenon that she has named surveillance...
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  We find our speakers through a combination of literature reviews and calls with experts and community leaders. This year, we wanted to share the fruits of that research. Sources written by or featuring our speakers are listed first and are followed by other sources in alphabetical order. General Historical Background: In Our Times, “The Poor...
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Bloomberg Markets and Finance Nov.05 — FCC Chairman Ajit Pai discusses security concerns surrounding Chinese network vendors, the potential merger of T-Mobile US Inc. and Sprint Corp, and political advertising on social media. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Shery Ahn on “Bloomberg Markets.”
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Albert Fox Cahn  Updated 10.01.19 8:59AM ET / Published 10.01.19 4:44AM ET More than a million New Yorkers could soon willingly agree to carry a government-issued tracking device, whether they realize it or not. That’s the proposal from Mayor Bill de Blasio, who having recently returned from the cornfield-dotted campaign trail in Iowa, is setting his sights on transforming New York City into something...
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Our September 2019 Newsletter can be viewed at: https://mailchi.mp/7fbfa35f0406/emfnews      
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Vumatel has started rolling out fibre-to-the-home broadband in Mitchell’s Plain, Cape Town. A Trojan Horse? The Lobby Group Right2Know has crossed swords with Vumatel subsidiary, Vumacam, over the legality of its roll-out of more than 15,000 surveillance cameras on the Vumatel fibre network in Johannesburg. Some have complained that the CCTV cameras, which serve private companies...
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Chinese police are employing artificial intelligent (AI), 5G, facial recognition, smart lamps equipped with surveillance cameras, Wi-Fi and alarm buttons in preparation for the upcoming 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China, on October 1. A local police officer from Dongtai county, East China’s Jiangsu Province, who requested anonymity, told the Global Times...
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Nov 17, 2018 — Tucson, Arizona Pima County, AZ 5G Awareness Coalition Public Forum: Is 5G a Technological Revolution or a Pandora’s Box? https://livestream.com/SAVP/5thGen/videos/183717189 3:06:45 — Ashley Portman: Start of Program 3:08:45 — Elizabeth Kelley 3:31:00 — Dr. Martin Pall 4:01:52 — Dr. Timothy Schoechle 4:24:32 — Eric Windheim 4:44:20 — Questions & Answers 5:10:10 — Ashley Portman: End of Program Elizabeth...
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