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Get in-depth coverage of current and future trends in technology, and how they are shaping business, entertainment, communications, science, politics, and society.

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Get in-depth coverage of current and future trends in technology, and how they are shaping business, entertainment, communications, science, politics, and society.

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English


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Alleged ‘Maniac Murder Cult’ Leader Indicted Over Plot to Kill Jewish Children

7/19/2024
US prosecutors have charged Michail Chkhikvishvili, also known as “Commander Butcher,” with a litany of crimes, including alleged attempts to poison Jewish children in NYC. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:08:10

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The US Supreme Court Kneecapped US Cyber Strategy

7/18/2024
After the Supreme Court limited the power of federal agencies to craft regulations, it’s likely up to Congress to keep US cybersecurity policy intact. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:13:03

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Hackers Claim to Have Leaked 1.1 TB of Disney Slack Messages

7/17/2024
A hacker group called “NullBulge” says it stole more than a terabyte of Disney’s internal Slack messages and files from nearly 10,000 channels in an apparent protest over AI-generated art. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:06:11

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The Sweeping Danger of the AT&T Phone Records Breach

7/16/2024
Telecom giant AT&T says a major data breach has exposed the call and text records of “nearly all” of its customers, epitomizing the dire state of data security. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:08:03

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Pressure Grows in Congress to Treat Crypto Investigator Tigran Gambaryan, Jailed in Nigeria, as a Hostage

7/15/2024
A new resolution echoes what 16 members of Congress have already said to the White House: It must do more to free one of the most storied crypto-focused federal agents in history. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:08:52

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Notorious Hacker Kingpin ‘Tank’ Is Finally Going to Prison

7/12/2024
The cybercrime boss, who helped lead the prolific Zeus malware gang and was on the FBI’s “most wanted” list for years, has been sentenced to 18 years and ordered to pay more than $73 million. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:10:16

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Google Is Adding Passkey Support for Its Most Vulnerable Users

7/11/2024
Google is bringing the password-killing “passkey” tech to its Advanced Protection Program users more than a year after rolling them out broadly. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:05:57

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Inside a Violent Gang's Ruthless Crypto-Stealing Home Invasion Spree

7/10/2024
More than a dozen men threatened, assaulted, tortured, or kidnapped victims in likely the worst-ever crypto-focused serial extortion case of its kind in the US. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:09:25

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Deepfake Creators Are Revictimizing GirlsDoPorn Sex Trafficking Survivors

7/9/2024
The most notorious deepfake sexual abuse website is hosting altered videos originally published as part of the GirlsDoPorn operation. Experts say this new low is only the beginning. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:12:00

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How Apple Intelligence’s Privacy Stacks Up Against Android’s ‘Hybrid AI’

7/8/2024
Generative AI is seeping into the core of your phone, but what does that mean for privacy? Here’s how Apple’s unique AI architecture compares to the “hybrid” approach adopted by Samsung and Google. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:11:01

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Proton Is Launching Encrypted Documents to Take On Google Docs

7/4/2024
Proton is adding an end-to-end encrypted documents editor to its privacy tools, boosting its competition with Google’s suite of productivity apps. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:07:24

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Polestar Is Bracing for the EV Tariff Wars. It May Not Emerge Unscathed

7/3/2024
The carmaker says that China tariffs will impact its core product, the Polestar 2, amid growing financial pressure. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:12:26

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The Problem the US TikTok Crackdown and Kaspersky Ban Have in Common

7/2/2024
While Kaspersky and TikTok make very different kinds of software, the US has targeted both over national security concerns. But the looming bans have larger implications for internet freedom. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:08:16

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Amazon Is Investigating Perplexity Over Claims of Scraping Abuse

7/1/2024
AWS hosted a server linked to the Bezos family- and Nvidia-backed search startup that appears to have been used to scrape the sites of major outlets, prompting an inquiry into potential rules violations. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:06:31

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Surprise! The Latest ‘Comprehensive’ US Privacy Bill Is Doomed

6/28/2024
Gutted of civil rights protections by Democrats to woo pro-business Republicans, the American Privacy Rights Act was pulled from a key congressional hearing—and appears unlikely to receive a full vote. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:10:22

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War Crime Prosecutions Enter a New Digital Age

6/27/2024
A custom platform created by SITU Research aided the International Criminal Court to prosecute a war crimes case for the first time. It could change how justice is enacted on an international scale. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:08:50

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The Mystery of AI Gunshot-Detection Accuracy Is Finally Unraveling

6/26/2024
How accurate are gunshot detection systems, really? For years, it's been a secret, but new reports from San Jose and NYC show these systems have operated well below their advertised accuracy rates. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:11:01

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Red Tape Is Making Hospital Ransomware Attacks Worse

6/25/2024
With cyberattacks increasingly targeting health care providers, an arduous bureaucratic process meant to address legal risk is keeping hospitals offline longer, potentially risking lives. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:11:35

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US Bans Kaspersky Software

6/24/2024
Using a Trump-era authority, the US Commerce Department has banned the sale of Kaspersky’s antivirus tools to new customers in the US, citing alleged threats to national security. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:06:53

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How to Spot a Business Email Compromise Scam

6/21/2024
In this common email scam, a criminal pretending to be your boss or coworker emails you asking for a favor involving money. Here's what do to when a bad actor lands in your inbox. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:10:22