Facebook moderators call for advertiser boycott to be extended | Technology

Current and former Facebook moderators have called for the unprecedented advertiser boycott of the site to be extended to prove that the action is more than a “PR stunt”. Speaking to the Guardian, one current moderator who asked to remain anonymous because they feared for their job, said that without Continue Reading

‘After Boris Johnson’s Zoom call, all hell broke loose’: inside the world’s favourite video app | Technology

On 6 January, a day after the World Heath Organization first reported a strange cluster of pneumonia-like cases in Wuhan, China, a party invitation dropped online. “Mark your calendars”, read the invite sent out by Zoom, a video-conferencing company based in California, “for Zoomtopia 2020!” Innocently enough, Zoom was announcing Continue Reading

[email protected] 2020 Call for Speakers is Open- Tempemail

Tempemail’s global [email protected] conference is back for its fourth year. This year’s virtual event will take place October 20-22, 2020. Today, we’ve opened our call for speakers! Are you looking for a stage where you can share your learnings and best practices collaborating with hackers and/or security teams or a Continue Reading

Peers call for tougher regulation of digital and social media in UK | Social media- Tempemail

Ministers are being urged to toughen up the regulation of digital and social media because “a pandemic of misinformation and disinformation” is eroding trust in politics and public institutions. A House of Lords committee on democracy and digital technologies, chaired by the film producer and Labour peer David Puttnam, has Continue Reading

Australian cyber attack not ‘sophisticated’ – just a wake-up call for businesses, experts say | Technology

The “sophisticated state-based” cyber-attack Australian prime minister Scott Morrison has warned about is not particularly sophisticated, according to experts, but serves as a wake-up call for businesses to keep their systems patched and secure, and to remain alert. On Friday morning, Morrison announced Australian government agencies and businesses had been Continue Reading

[email protected] Call for Speakers | Tempemail- Tempemail

Tempemail is hosting our first-ever virtual hacker conference, [email protected], taking place on Saturday, August 1st from 9:00am – 5:00pm PST.  [email protected] is a con for the community, by the community. We’re talking new tools, amazing exploits, hands-on labs, recon techniques, vulnerability chains, hacking methodologies, and more.  If you’re a hacker Continue Reading

[email protected] Call for Speakers | Tempemail- Tempemail

Tempemail is hosting our first-ever virtual hacker conference, [email protected], taking place on Saturday, August 1st from 9:00am – 5:00pm PST.  [email protected] is a con for the community, by the community. We’re talking new tools, amazing exploits, hands-on labs, recon techniques, vulnerability chains, hacking methodologies, and more.  If you’re a hacker Continue Reading

More than 140 Zuckerberg-funded scientists call on Facebook to rein in Trump | Facebook- Tempemail

More than 140 scientists funded by Mark Zuckerberg have said Facebook should not be letting Donald Trump use the social media platform to “spread both misinformation and incendiary statements”. The researchers, who include more than 60 professors at leading US research institutions and one Nobel laureate, sent the Facebook CEO a letter on Continue Reading

‘Call of Duty’ Creators Are Implementing More Systems to Curb Racism in Games | Tempemail

Sourced from Polygon. Call of Duty developers Infinity Ward has announced that the company will be issuing more bans for racist usernames, and will begin taking more steps to monitor racist content in-game in the future. The Call of Duty series of games has become infamous for hosting a large Continue Reading

Man sentenced to death in Singapore on Zoom call – Strategy – Cloud – Networking – Software- Tempemail

A judge in Singapore has sentenced a man to death via a Zoom video-call for his role in a drug deal, one of just two known cases where a capital punishment verdict has been delivered remotely. Punithan Genasan, a 37-year-old Malaysian, was told on Friday he would be hanged for Continue Reading