Biden praying for ‘the right verdict’ in Chauvin trial EU agency links J&J shot to rare clots, says odds favor use ‘No place for you’: Indian hospitals buckle amid virus surge As Chauvin jury deliberates, Biden calls case `overwhelming’ Rebels vow to take capital after Chadian president killed Climate change creates migrants. Biden considers protections In Minneapolis, a fortified city awaits Chauvin verdict EXPLAINER: Conviction on lesser murder count might not stick First woman ever applies to run for president of Syria AP source: Chelsea preparing to ask out of Super League Police: 1 killed, 2 wounded in shooting at NY grocery store Countries worldwide hit new records for virus cases, deaths Countries worldwide hit new records for virus cases, deaths In death, long after loss, Mondale’s liberal legacy stands Walter Mondale, Carter’s vice president, dies at 93 Teen’s death puts focus on split-second police decisions

Hacker News

Grafana, Loki, and Tempo will be relicensed to AGPLv3 Apple TV4K Gets A12 Bionic Node.js 16 Available Now Show HN: I'm working on a open-source, self-hosted alternative to Disqus Hackers post 25,971 files stolen from Broward schools iPad Pro M1 Apple Introduces AirTag Remote Code Execution Found in CococaPods Preparing Rustls for Wider Adoption Centaur Labs (YC W19) is hiring a back end engineer to work on the DiagnosUs app Discord Ends Deal Talks with Microsoft, Will IPO The Endless Acid Banger: algorithmic self-composing acid techno music Charm Delivers Stripe's Carbon Removal Purchase Ahead-of-Schedule Spotify is Killing the Open Podcast Ecosystem (2020) Apple Podcasts Subscriptions Wormhole-crypto: Streaming encryption based on Encrypted Content-Encoding Include-what-you-use: A tool to analyze includes in C and C++ source files Cicoparser: Full game reverse engineering [video] All-new iMac features the M1 chip Ask HN: Show me the sexy, sexy home page of your favorite free CLI project Power consumption of Game Boy flash cartridges Show HN: – Discover books in a new way, like wandering a bookstore Heating Water with Fire Software designers, not engineers: An interview from alternative universe iMac 24-inch FiiO M3K review – a pocketable-high quality audio player (2018) Geico data breach exposed customers’ driver’s license numbers Prank Windows XP simulator Bug in Notepad Involving Asterisk in Title Bar Forced unemployment and second-class status: Google's data center contractors

Ars Technica

EU lawmakers propose strict curbs on use of facial recognition Venmo’s new crypto service lets you buy and sell bitcoin, ether, and litecoin Coal miners’ union lobbies for jobs in renewable energy Parler re-platformed as Apple allows social network back into App Store Arkansas House passes unconstitutional bill putting creationism in schools Dogecoin has risen 400 percent in the last week because why not Congressmen ask Biden admin to keep chip design software away from China US government strikes back at Kremlin for SolarWinds hack campaign Striking Charter workers build ISP where “profits are returned to users” Bezos says Amazon should “do a better job for our employees” after union vote AT&T/Verizon workers’ union urges states to regulate ISPs as utilities Hawley’s antitrust bill focuses on market cap, ignoring consumers Victory for municipal broadband as Wash. state lawmakers end restrictions Facebook users can now petition oversight board to remove content This is Intel’s plan to dominate driverless car technology Charter must pay $19 million for tricking customers into switching ISPs Court rules grocery store’s inaccessible website isn’t an ADA violation No password required: Mobile carrier exposes data for millions of accounts 100,000 people ask Biden, will ya break that 2-2 FCC deadlock already? YouTube’s policies block ad targeting on Black Lives Matter videos


Geico Admits Fraudsters Stole Customers' Driver's License Numbers For Months US Unveils Plan To Protect Power Grid From Foreign Hackers WordPress To Automatically Disable Google FLoC On Websites Proposing an Alternative To Renting or Owning a House: Publicly-Owned Housing How a True-Crime Podcast Led to an Arrest in a 25-Year-Old Cold Case China and Huawei's Dystopian 'New IP' Plan for 6G Report: Facebook Loophole 'Lets World Leaders Deceive and Harass Their Citizens' US Advocacy Group Launches Online Petition Demanding Protections for 'Right to Repair' The FBI Accessed and Repaired 'Hundreds' of Hacked Microsoft Exchange Servers Ex IBM Sales Manager, Fired After Battling Discrimination Against Subordinates, Wins $11 Million Lawsuit US House Committee Approves Blueprint For Big Tech Crackdown A Tesla Helped Police Track Down a Hate Crime Suspect Amazon Tried To Coerce Ecobee Into Collecting Private User Data, the WSJ Reports Ireland Opens GDPR Investigation Into Facebook Leak EFF Partners With DuckDuckGo


Indian Government's Plans to Ban Cryptocurrency Outright Are A Bad Idea Senators Demand Answers on the Dangers of Predictive Policing Video Hearings Tuesday and Wednesday: EFF Will Tell Copyright Office That Consumers Should Have the Freedom to Fix, Modify Digital Devices They Own Proctoring Tools and Dragnet Investigations Rob Students of Due Process EFF Partners with DuckDuckGo to Enhance Secure Browsing and Protect User Information on the Web HTTPS Everywhere Now Uses DuckDuckGo’s Smarter Encryption Congress, Don’t Let ISP Lobbyists Sabotage Fiber for All Forced Arbitration Thwarts Legal Challenge to AT&T’s Disclosure of Customer Location Data California: Demand Broadband for All Why EFF Supports Repeal of Qualified Immunity After Cookies, Ad Tech Wants to Use Your Email to Track You Everywhere Deceptive Checkboxes Should Not Open Our Checkbooks EFF Challenges Surreptitious Collection of DNA at Iowa Supreme Court Am I FLoCed? A New Site to Test Google's Invasive Experiment What Movie Studios Refuse to Understand About Streaming


We’re Privacy International (r/PrivacyIntl) and EDRi - - and we’re fighting against the uptake of facial recognition in Europe and across the world - AMA The Next Frontier For The Surveillance State - Ountries Are Launching Digital Currencies To Rival Bitcoin—And Opening Up New Ways To Snoop On Their Citizens In The Process. Internal Facebook email reveals intent to frame data scraping as ‘normalized, broad industry issue’ EFF Will Tell Copyright Office That Consumers Should Have the Freedom to Fix, Modify Digital Devices They Own Got an email with my password exposed, stating: "..I am aware ******* is one of your pass. Lets get directly to the point. Not a single person has compensated me to check about you. You may not know me and you are most likely thinking why you are getting this email?" Why is Google asking now for my ID card or Credit card to verify my age to watch YouTube videos now and sites like Xvideos don't? [Advice Needed] Delete Facebook Account without Logging in How to see what metadata regularly goes on your phone photos Geico data breach exposed customers’ driver’s license numbers for more than a month Facebook forces third-party clients Swipe and Simple Social off the Play Store TECH FTC commissioners agree they should act to protect consumer privacy if Congress doesn’t Firefox 88 combats privacy abuses – Mozilla Security Blog Indian Government's Plans to Ban Crypto Outright Are A Bad Idea How can we compare criptext with protonmail or tutanota with respect to both privacy and security? WhatsApp Spying Site Blames WhatsApp for Letting It Spy

Bruce Schneier

Biden Administration Imposes Sanctions on Russia for SolarWinds Details on the Unlocking of the San Bernardino Terrorist’s iPhone Friday Squid Blogging: Blobs of Squid Eggs Found Near Norway Cybersecurity Experts to Follow on Twitter NSA Discloses Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Exchange DNI’s Annual Threat Assessment Upcoming Speaking Engagements The FBI Is Now Securing Networks Without Their Owners’ Permission More Biden Cybersecurity Nominations Friday Squid Blogging: Jurassic Squid and Prey

Bleeping Computer

SonicWall warns customers to patch 3 zero-days exploited in the wild Eversource Energy data breach caused by unsecured cloud storage Microsoft partially fixes Windows 7, Server 2008 vulnerability Pulse Secure VPN zero-day used to hack defense firms, govt orgs Fake Microsoft Store, Spotify sites spread info-stealing malware Hundreds of networks reportedly hacked in Codecov supply-chain attack North Korean hackers adapt web skimming for stealing Bitcoin Microsoft's Windows 10 taskbar news feed ported to older versions Geico data breach exposed customers' driver's license numbers Google Alerts continues to be a hotbed of scams and malware