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Amazon workers report 440 serious safety incidents including fractures and 'sub-zero' condition

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‘National scandal’: Retailer urged to take action after revelations of overworked drivers causing crashes and a ‘culture of fear’ to speak out in matters that risk workers’ lives

Source: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/news/amazon-warehouse-workers-safety-breaches-fractures-freezing-conditions-a8575336.html

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Google is shutting down Google+ following massive data exposure

dims?crop=4368%2C2912%2C0%2C0&quality=85Following a massive data breach first reported on by The Wall Street Journal, Google announced today that it is shutting down its social network Google+ for consumers. The company finally admitted that Google+ never received the broad adoption or eng…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/08/google-shutting-down-google-plus/

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T-Mobile’s prepaid service will offer 5G in 2019

metro-ed.jpgYou won’t have to spring for a ‘premium’ carrier to use some of the earliest mobile 5G service. T-Mobile has formally relaunched its prepaid Metro service, and with it comes word that the sub-brand will launch 5G service sometime in 2019. It’s not ce…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/08/metro-prepaid-service-to-add-5g-in-2019/

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Google reportedly exposed data for hundreds of thousands of users

dims?crop=3500%2C2333%2C0%2C0&quality=85Google reportedly exposed private data from hundreds of thousands of Google+ users and then chose not to inform those affected by the breach. The Wall Street Journal reports that sources close to the matter claim the decision to keep the exposure und…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/08/google-reportedly-exposed-data-for-hundreds-of-thousands-of-user/

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California bans default passwords on any internet-connected device

dims?crop=4129%2C2317%2C0%2C0&quality=85In less than two years, anything that can connect to the internet will come with a unique password — that is, if it’s produced or sold in California. The “Information Privacy: Connected Devices” bill that comes into effect on January 1, 2020, e…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/05/california-default-password-ban-information-privacy-connected-devices-bill/

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Delta’s fully biometric terminal is the first in the US

Delta.JPGDelta Air Lines is launching what it calls the first “biometric terminal” in the US. The airline will use facial recognition at check-in, security and boarding inside the international terminal at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson — similar to systems al…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/2018/09/27/delta-fully-biometric-terminal-airport-facial-recognition-US/

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People's Instagram accounts are being mysteriously taken over by Russians, and they can't get them back

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‘The support service I’ve received from Instagram has been shockingly poor,’ one affected user told The Independent

Source: http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/instagram-hack-accounts-russia-breached-take-over-accounts-how-locked-2018-a8553776.html

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People's Instagram accounts are being mysteriously taken over by Russians, and they can't get them back

instagram-hack-accounts-locked-russia.jp

‘The support service I’ve received from Instagram has been shockingly poor,’ one affected user told The Independent

Source: http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/instagram-hack-accounts-russia-breached-take-over-accounts-how-locked-2018-a8553776.html