Global spread of coronavirus raises pandemic fearsChina says has allocated $14.16 billion for curbing coronavirus outbreakIndia set to dazzle Trump with pomp and circumstance as trade rows festerNew Zealand extends ban on China arrivals; no curbs yet for other nationsSeven wounded in shooting at flea market outside Houston, TexasSouth Korean airlines halt flights to Daegu, city with most virus casesChina says new coronavirus cases drop to 409 on February 23 but deaths jump to 150Sanders' Democratic rivals seek to slow his momentum after his big win in Nevada caucusesSouth Korea reports 161 new cases of coronavirus, brings total to 763Oil prices skid on demand concerns as virus spreads globallyShares drop, gold surges as investors scurry for safetyFactbox: Latest on coronavirus spreading in China and beyondFour Chinese provinces lower coronavirus emergency response levelConcern over coronavirus spread as cases jump in South Korea, Italy and IranTrump administration backs off sending coronavirus patients to Alabama -governorAmazon in Holocaust row about 'Hunters' series, anti-Semitic booksCoronavirus clampdown spreads fear and doubt in northern ItalyFormer 2020 Democratic candidate Williamson endorses Sanders' presidential bidU.S. judge rejects Roger Stone's request she be kicked off his caseTrump accuses Schiff of leaking intelligence about Russia to hurt Sanders

Hacker News

Mathematics for the Adventurous Self-LearnerJailed Just-in-Time Compilation on iOSWhich of these Amazon Prime purchases are real?Year Without a SummerRouted Gothic FontGuide to running Elasticsearch in productionShow HN: Search code in GitHub repos using regular expressionsNim Community Survey 2019 ResultsThe Original Sin of Software Metrics (2014)Haven: turn old Android phones into security camerasWorld Economy Shudders as Coronavirus Threatens Global Supply ChainsGo-flavored Pascal: A small embeddable self-hosting Pascal compiler for WindowsFamicom Party: Making NES Games in AssemblyWhy does WebAssembly need the relooper algorithm, instead of gotos? (2019)Hybrid Bank AccountDouble Slit Experiment and Bayes (2019)Prepared statements and their surprising performance implicationsThe BBC’s attempt to build a Netflix-style service was snuffed by regulationThe Newton Application Architecture (1994) [pdf]Paper Clay Air HumidifierI built a DIY license plate reader with a Raspberry Pi and machine learningMyst: the Drawbacks to SuccessThe Slippery Slope of Docker Dev EnvironmentsHoles in Bayesian StatisticsModern Data Lakes OverviewInternet in a BoxWhat makes code “Swifty”?Ask HN: I'm away from the software industry since 2017; what has happened since?Production-Oriented DevelopmentThe Dever Ransomware Experience

Ars Technica

Cities fighting climate woes hasten “green gentrification”Companies are stealing influencers’ facesGoogle faces state lawsuit alleging misuse of schoolkids’ private dataCalifornia man arrested on charges his DDoSes took down candidate’s websiteTrump report bizarrely claims net neutrality repeal raised incomes $50B a yearFacebook offers to pay users for their voice recordingsA weed dealer’s $59M lesson: Don’t hide Bitcoin keys with a fishing rodThe House wants to know what Ring is doing with footage from your houseAT&T loses key ruling in class action over unlimited-data throttlingGet ready for price hikes up to 10% annually after sale of .org registryReport: 300 Oracle employees walk out over Ellison’s Trump fundraiserFormer congressman confirms he offered to broker pardon for AssangeEU’s new digital strategy targets data-hoarding tech firmsA US gas pipeline operator was infected by malware—your questions answeredTrump offered Assange a pardon if he denied Russia gave him emails, lawyer saysT-Mobile claims it didn’t lie about 4G coverage, says FCC measured wrongUS natural gas operator shuts down for 2 days after being infected by ransomwareJudge rules a 2019 law singling out Huawei is constitutionalRing cameras are more secure now, but your neighbors still snoop with themISPs sue Maine, claim Web-privacy law violates their free-speech rights


Forbes Criticizes Airbnb 'Surveillance Bugs To Make Sure Guests Behave'Activision Fights 'Call of Duty' Leaks With Subpoenas to RedditOracle's Allies Against Google Include Scott McNealy and America's Justice DepartmentAmerican Lawmakers Launch Investigations Into Ring's Police DealsSigning Up With Amazon, Wal-Mart, Or Uber Forfeits Your Right To Sue ThemNonprofit Argues Germany Can't Ratify the 'Unitary Patent' Because of BrexitA Ransomware Attack Shut a US Natural Gas Plant and Its PipelinesBreach of MGM Hotels' Cloud Server Exposed Data on 10.6 Million People'Ring' Upgrades Privacy Settings After Accusations It Shares Data With Facebook and GoogleUS Defense Agency That Secures Trump's Communications Confirms Data BreachAT&T Loses Key Ruling In Class Action Over Unlimited-Data ThrottlingSlickwraps Data Breach Exposing Financial and Customer InfoGoogle To Put a Muzzle on Android Apps Accessing Location Data in the BackgroundChrome Deploys Deep-Linking Tech in Latest Browser Build Despite Privacy ConcernsGoogle Is Letting People Find Invites To Some Private WhatsApp Groups


EFF Calls For Disclosure of Secret Financing Details Behind $1.1 Billion .ORG Sale, Asks FTC To Scrutinize DealGopher: When Adversarial Interoperability Burrowed Under the Gatekeepers' FortressesEFF to Ninth Circuit: Border Searches of Electronic Devices Require a WarrantCalifornia’s Broadband Fund Ignores Fiber and Favors Slow DSLRing Updates Device Security and Privacy—But Ignores Larger ConcernsVirginia Anti-SLAPP Bill is Good for Free Speech But Can Still Be Made StrongerIn Foreshadowing Cryptocurrency Regulations, U.S. Treasury Secretary Prioritizes Law Enforcement ConcernsCalifornia Auditor Releases Damning Report About Law Enforcement’s Use of Automated License Plate ReadersReevaluating the DMCA 22 Years Later: Let’s Think of the UsersEFF Fights to Protect Anonymity of Glassdoor CommenterUruguay Steps Too Quickly into the Right to be Forgotten QuagmireEFF, Internet Society, and Professors To Discuss Controversial Sale of the .ORG RegistryAppeals Court Win for Open Source Advocate Speaking Out on Licensing RestrictionsEuropeans Deserve to Have Their Governments Test—Not Trust—Filters How To Protect Your Phone Number On Twitter


Weekly Video & Audio Thread - 2020 w07If the USA bans all end to end encryption a crippling number of certificates, programs, and hardware will be opened up. Think about that.Android apps are still secretly sharing your data with Facebook[Meta] Can we talk about this sub?Don't worry, Alexa and friends only record you up to 19 times a day - Have you ever wondered how often your smart speaker accidentally activates itself? A study from Northeastern University tried to find out.Facial recognition company Clearview AI probed by Canada privacy agenciesDisney Is Building Facial Recognition to Figure Out When You'll Laugh During Toy Story 5What are some good throw away SMS sites?Google to put a muzzle on Android apps accessing location data in the backgroundHow do you see reddit in your android device?Windows 10 Privacy Guide: Settings everyone should usePrivacy phone questionTodo app with e2e encryption?Grandparents chat solutionsNew Mexico sues Google over collection of children's data

Bruce Schneier

Friday Squid Blogging: 13-foot Giant Squid Caught off New Zealand CoastInrupt, Tim Berners-Lee's Solid, and MePolicy vs TechnologyInternet of Things CandleHacking McDonald's for Free FoodVoatz Internet Voting App Is InsecureFriday Squid Blogging: Squids Are as Intelligent as DogsUpcoming Speaking EngagementsDNSSEC Keysigning Ceremony Postponed Because of Locked SafeA US Data Protection Agency

Bleeping Computer

Windows 10 Privacy Guide: Settings Everyone Should UsePrivacy Concerns Raised Over New Google Chrome FeatureWindows 10 Gets Temp Fix for Critical Security VulnerabilityExtension Brings Internet Explorer Menu Bar to Microsoft EdgeSlickwraps Data Breach Exposes Financial and Customer InfoAndroid Malware: Joker Still Fools Google's Defense, New Clicker FoundGoogle Cleans Play Store of Nearly 600 Apps for Ad Policy ViolationNew Mexico Sues Google for Mining Children's DataMicrosoft Unveils Their New Windows 10 System IconsFTC Refunds Victims of Office Depot Tech Support Scam

Nefarious Labs

NSA: Fear The FutureQuestions About Light Phone IITechno-Rebellion: Tactics From Hong KongSIM Swapping Attacks? Blame Corporate GreedWeb Tracking Is Killing The Planet2019 TechTogether HackathonSpy Phone: Hands On With The Punkt MP-02The Institution Of Privacy Isn't Going AnywhereUnpacking The Carpenter v. United States DecisionWe Cannot Ignore Children In CagesNow Is The Perfect Time For An RSS RenaissanceSwitzerland's "NSA" Comes Online In Two WeeksA New Era: This Apple Core Is RottenBorder Patrol's Warrantless Searches Inside U.S.Without AES Over Port 443, VPN Is CompromisedWhy We Left MassTLC (And You Should Too)KGB Continues to Target U.S. JournalistsNet Neutrality Is Going To Die Next WeekThe Corrupted State Of Shared HostingTop Picks: Our 15 Favorite Privacy-Themed Films




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