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UK schools will use facial recognition to speed up lunch payments

Your child's lunch may soon be influenced by facial recognition. According to the Financial Times, nine North Ayrshire schools will begin accepting
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Pentagon Now Continuously Scanning All Staff With Security Clearances For Terrorist And Criminal Threats

Topline According to the Department of Defense, all security clearance holders are now part of a program that monitors federal employees for
Marie Antoinette's censored love letters have been read using X-rays
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Marie Antoinette's censored love letters have been read using X-rays

A letter from Marie Antoinette, dated 4/01/1792, to Axel von Fersen. It has been partially redacted by the CRC Marie Antoinette, during the French
Apple and Google bend to Russian government pressure on voting app
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Apple and Google bend to Russian government pressure on voting app

Under pressure from the government, Apple and Google removed Alexei Navalnys' voting app from their iOS and Android stores. According to the New
California Passes Warehouse Worker Bill, Taking Aim at Amazon
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California Passes Warehouse Worker Bill, Taking Aim at Amazon

California warehouse workers are now closer to being allowed to urinate in peace. Yesterday's vote in the state Senate was 26 to 11, which passed AB
Snapchat places Scan feature front and center
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Snapchat places Scan feature front and center

Snapchat is closer to making its camera a visual search engine by placing its Scan feature in the forefront. Scan was launched two years ago. It
University Researchers Who Built a CSAM Scanning System Urge Apple to Not Use the 'Dangerous' Technology
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University Researchers Who Built a CSAM Scanning System Urge Apple to Not Use the 'Dangerous' Technology

Reputable university researchers sound the alarm over Apple's plans for scanning iPhone users' photo libraries to find CSAM (child sexual abuse
Apple�s controversial new child protection features, explained
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Apple�s controversial new child protection features, explained

Apple is committed to privacy. Apple has advocated encrypted messaging throughout its ecosystem, pushed for data limits in mobile apps, and fought
Apple Says It Won't Let Governments Co-Opt CSAM Detection Tools
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Apple Says It Won't Let Governments Co-Opt CSAM Detection Tools

Apple has defended controversial new tools it plans to launch that help identify and report child sex abuse material (CSAM) on its platforms, after
Apple pushes back against child abuse scanning concerns in new FAQ
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Apple pushes back against child abuse scanning concerns in new FAQ

Apple has released a FAQ to address concerns that anti-child abuse measures could become surveillance tools for authoritarian governments. The