TFTP Today YouTube, Twitter flex their censorship muscles + How ready are US carriers for 5G? | Tech for the People Today – October 15th

YouTube, Twitter flex their censorship muscles + How ready are US carriers for 5G? | Tech for the People Today – October 15th

YouTube, Twitter flex their censorship muscles Over the past few days, both YouTube and Twitter have upped their ability to censor information. YouTube announced on Wednesday that it’s going to ban content about COVID-19 vaccines “that contradict consensus from local health authorities or the World Health Organization,” according to Reuters. Meanwhile, Twitter stopped allowing people …

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TFTP Today Apple Security Chip Has A Flaw + Zoom to roll out End-to-End Encryption | Tech for the People Today – October 14th

Apple Security Chip Has A Flaw + Zoom to roll out End-to-End Encryption | Tech for the People Today – October 14th

Apple’s T2 Chip Has a Flaw As reported by Wired last week, the secure enclave chip in recent Apple computers has a bug. The T2 chip has is based on the same processors that Apple uses in the iPhone line, where a similar issue has already been used to jailbreak phones. Jailbreaking, or rooting, lets …

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TFTP Today NYT makes up another election threat + DOJ actually threatens encryption | Tech for the People Today – October 13th

NYT makes up another election threat + DOJ actually threatens encryption | Tech for the People Today – October 13th

New York Times makes up another election threat A recent NYT article reports on Microsoft and U.S. Cyber Command working separately, but at the same time, to take down the Trickbot botnet network. While there are significant questions about whether and how a private company should be interacting with outside threats, the most jarring thing …

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