Day: October 6, 2020

31 best movies to watch on Disney Plus – CNET

Looking for something other than Marvel and Star Wars? Let’s round up the best gems on Disney Plus. …read more Source:: CNet

31 best movies to watch on Netflix – CNET

Not sure what to watch tonight? Here are some of the best movies Netflix has to offer. …read more Source:: CNet

Facebook says it is removing anything representing QAnon

In an update to its August policy announcement, the social network said it will remove all things representing QAnon. …read more Source:: ZDNet

The IRS Is Being Investigated For Using Location Data Without a Warrant

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Motherboard: The body tasked with oversight of the IRS announced in a letter that it will investigate the agency’s use of location data harvested from ordinary apps installed on peoples’ phones, according to a copy of the letter obtained by Motherboard. The move comes after Senators Ron Wyden…

How Netflix Makes Security Decisions: A Peek Inside the Process

A senior information security risk engineer explains how Netflix’s risk management program helps businesses leaders make key decisions. …read more Source:: DarkReading

Slashback: How Eddie Van Halen Hacks a Guitar

In honor of legendary guitarist Eddie Van Halen, who tragically passed away today from throat cancer at the age of 65, we wanted to resurface an article Eddie wrote in 2015 for Popular Mechanics. While many know him as the guitar god, Eddie Van Halen was also an inventor and patent holder who has spent…

US Labor Department is examining Microsoft’s initiative to hire more Black employees – CNET

The department suggests the tech giant may be participating in “unlawful discrimination on the basis of race.” …read more Source:: CNet

How much will the iPhone 12 cost? – CNET

With four iPhone models expected, prices may range from $649 to $1,100 …read more Source:: CNet

Kamala Harris walks a fine line with tech industry as VP debate nears – CNET

The vice presidential hopeful and former prosecutor has ties to Silicon Valley, but that doesn’t mean she’ll go easy on it. …read more Source:: CNet

U.S. House subcommittee proposes imposing structural requirements on Google, Amazon, et al. over anti-trust concerns

A U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee issued a mammoth report urging curbs to the structure of Google, Amazon and other giant tech firms. …read more Source:: ZDNet