Tag: Apple

Trump Admin Is Considering Using Amazon Echo And Apple Watch To Determine If Citizens Should Own A Gun

Trump Admin Is Considering Using Amazon Echo And Apple Watch To Determine If Citizens Should Own A Gun

https://www.ispeech.org The Daily Caller | Source URL The Trump administration is considering a proposal that would use Google, Amazon and Apple to collect data on users who exhibit characteristics of mental illness that could lead to violent behavior, The Washington Post reported Thursday. The proposal is part of an initiative […]

Saudi app criticized for feature to control women’s travel

Saudi app criticized for feature to control women’s travel

iSpeech.org AP News | Source URL The Saudi government app Absher is mostly a way for people to pay traffic fines and complete other administrative tasks electronically. But one feature isn’t sitting well with civil-rights advocates: the ability for men to grant or deny a woman permission to travel. Regardless […]

Apple’s Homepod 2 and Google’s Nest Guard take spying on your family to the next level

https://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech Mass Private I | Source URL Who needs Big Brother to spy on you in your home when Siri and Google will do it for them? Two recent stories prove beyond a shadow of a doubt that smart device surveillance is real. According to Mac Rumors, Apple recently applied for […]

Apple AirPods let people SPY on you: Live Listen tool designed to help the hearing impaired can eavesdrop on you from another room

Apple AirPods let people SPY on you: Live Listen tool designed to help the hearing impaired can eavesdrop on you from another room

https://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech Joe Pinkstone | The Daily Mail | Source URL An Apple update designed to help hearing impaired people is being heralded as a new dawn for eavesdropping.  Live Listen was rolled out with iOS 12 and allows people to pick up sounds detected by the microphone of their iPhone […]

Researchers develop artificial fingerprints, claiming they could hack into a third of smartphones

TTS CNBC | Source URL Artificial fingerprints have been developed by researchers who say they could one day be used to hack into everyday devices. Researchers from New York University and Michigan State University successfully generated what they call “DeepMasterPrints” earlier this year. These are machine-learning methods that act as […]

Vietnam cyber law set for tough enforcement despite Google, Facebook pleas

iSpeech.org Mai Nguyen | Reuters | Source URL HANOI (Reuters) – Vietnam is preparing to strictly enforce a new cybersecurity law requiring global technology companies to set up local offices and store data locally despite pleas from Facebook, Google and other firms, a government document showed. Vietnamese lawmakers approved the […]