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September 23, 2022

San Francisco Passes Controversial Surveillance Plan

An anonymous reader quotes a report from SFGate: In a 7-4 vote on Tuesday, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors agreed to test Mayor London Breed’s […]
September 23, 2022

New York To Install Surveillance Cameras in Every Subway Car

New York, home of the largest rapid transit system in the country, will install surveillance cameras in every New York City subway car by 2025, Gov. […]
September 23, 2022

Elon Musk Activates Starlink For Iranian Citizens

Elon Musk announced that he was activating Starlink in response to U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken’s tweet announcing the issuing of a General License to […]
September 23, 2022

Google Sees Russia Coordinating With Hackers in Cyberattacks Tied To Ukraine War

A growing body of evidence suggests that pro-Russian hackers and online activists are working with the country’s military intelligence agency, according to researchers at Google. From […]
September 23, 2022

Adobe Defends Its $20 Billion Deal for Figma

Adobe executives think there’s a lot that critics of its $20 billion purchase of Figma are missing. From a report: In a meeting with Axios, Adobe […]
September 23, 2022

Wildfire Smoke is Unraveling Decades of Air Quality Gains, Exposing Millions of Americans To Extreme Pollution Levels

Wildfire smoke now exposes millions of Americans each year to dangerous levels of fine particulate matter, lofting enough soot across parts of the West in recent […]
September 23, 2022

How to find and install the new Windows 11 22H2 update

You can wait for the new Windows 11 update to reach your PC or manually download and install it from Microsoft’s website. The post How to […]
September 23, 2022

How to apply simple table formatting in Microsoft PowerPoint

In Microsoft PowerPoint, you don’t need to create a table style from scratch; instead, learn how to apply a style and tweak it to get quick, […]
September 23, 2022

Amazon Emails Staff With News It Miscalculated Their Compensation

Corporate employees at Amazon got emails about promotions and raises. Then they got emails saying the raises weren’t quite what they thought. From a report: A […]