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“Facebook privacy breach: Hundreds of millions of users’ phone numbers exposed”

“Hundreds of millions of phone numbers linked to Facebook accounts were left exposed on an unprotected server in the latest massive security breach to plague the embattled tech giant. Up to 419 million phone numbers were stored on a database … Continue reading

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SPYING: “Top Investor: Big Tech Using Smart Speakers For Surveillance”

“A leading tech investor has warned that companies such as Amazon and Google are using smart speakers for surveillance purposes. In an interview with Yahoo News, John Borthwick,of Betaworks said that the information recorded by the devices and relayed back to the … Continue reading

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SPYING: “Google admits listening to some smart speaker recordings”

“Google has admitted it gives workers access to some audio recordings from its Google Home smart speakers. The technology giant said it uses language experts around the world to study a small number of audio “snippets” from users…” https://uk.finance.yahoo.com/news/google-admits-listening-smart-speaker-105207882.html?guccounter=1 Small … Continue reading

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“…IQ rates are dropping in many developed countries…”

“People are getting dumber. That’s not a judgment; it’s a global fact. In a host of leading nations, IQ scores have started to decline. Though there are legitimate questions about the relationship between IQ and intelligence, and broad recognition that success depends … Continue reading

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“Smarter people listen to instrumental music: study”

“A new study published in Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences suggests that those who prefer instrumental music tend to be more intelligent… Racevska and her colleagues surveyed 467 Croatian high school students, and found that those with higher scores on the intelligence test were … Continue reading

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[Driving] “Smartphones are killing Americans in shocking numbers… does anyone care?”

“According to Bloomberg, it is getting far more dangerous on the roads particularly for those outside the vehicles. Over the past two years, after decades of declining deaths on the road, U.S. traffic fatalities surged by 14.4 percent…There are however three big clues, and they don’t … Continue reading

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Abomination: “Scientists put human gene into monkeys to make them smarter, human-like”

“Making monkeys more smart and human-like, scientists have used gene-editing to insert human brain gene in a monkey. For the first time, a team of Chinese scientists made use of gene-editing techniques to make monkey brains more human-like. By the … Continue reading

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