Stepping downs, security flaw features and StarDink hacked + this day in history w/Pete Rose banned and our song of the day by Dr. Dennis x Dedfela on your Morning Monarchy for August 23, 2022.
Video: #BennyWills #MemeMonday Inflation Reduction MEMES
Image: Someone using the MM term “Alexa Friend” in the wild? :alexa_friend:
Israeli spyware company NSO Group CEO steps down
Video: NSO co-founder and CEO Shalev Hulio steps down; group facing legal action (Audio)
Biden administration refuses to disclose report on social media scanning of visitors to the US
Sony PlayStation being sued for £5bn amid claims it ‘ripped off’ nine million consumers
Oracle is sued for alleged surveillance network; Collecting massive amounts of data.
TikTok’s in-app browser can log all keyboard inputs, including credit cards numbers and passwords
Scoop: Oracle begins auditing TikTok’s algorithms; The plan is part of Chinese-owned TikTok’s larger effort to show U.S. authorities it’s not a security threat.
Hackers may have exploited security flaws – Apple; Users of some models of iPhone, iPad and Mac are being urged to run “important” security update.
Video: Apple says hackers may have exploited security flaws on iPhone, iPad, and Macs (Audio)
#WEF praises facial recognition camera tech to monitor students in school classroom 👁 World Economic Forum suggests there are “rational” reasons to microchip your child; WEF suggests there are ways to “ethically make these amazing technologies a part of our lives.”
Facebook censors claims IRS posted job requiring “deadly force”
Toronto wants to kill the smart city forever; The city wants to get right what Sidewalk Labs got so wrong.
World Economic Forum Promotes Smart City Governance
China’s new ‘air train’ runs using an overhead magnetic track, never touching it as it glides through the air 30 feet above the ground — see photos
Physical buttons outperform touchscreens in new cars, test finds
Lawyers with brain chip implants will be better, faster and cheaper
https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/lawyers-with-brain-chip-implants-will-be-better-faster-and-cheaper-3258f8clh // https://archive.ph/yVxnS
First Human U.S. Implant: Synchron Brain-Computer Interface; Rival to Elon Musk’s Neuralink sets new standard for BCI with breakthrough tech.
Musk seeks more brain chip tech – media
Elon Musk pens essay praising Chinese government for CCP’s internet censorship office
Husband sentenced to 65 years in Fitbit murder case
Space Delta 18
Image: The Importance of Thuban
Image: @Hybrid’s Cover Art – Delta 18’s ‘Crack The Sky’
It’s National Security to source minerals for the Corporatist State – DARPA seeks AI solutions for sourcing critical minerals
NASA’s moon rocket moved to launch pad for 1st test flight
Starlink Successfully Hacked Using $25 Modchip
Video: StarLink Dish Hacked With $25 Device (Audio)
Image: No Disassemble
#ThisDayInHistory: Pete Rose Banned from Major League Baseball. (Audio)
https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/pete-rose-gets-booted-from-baseball // https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bm_baoPBC-c
Flashback: Dawn Departs Asteroid Vesta Sep. 4th for Dwarf Planet Ceres (Aug. 23, 2012)
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Flashback: Drake Battles The Illuminati In New Web Comic (Aug. 23, 2012)
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#PumpUpThaVolume/#TruthMusic: Dr. Dennis & Defela (#DrDennis x @Dedfela) – “Instrumental Power” (Audio)