I’ll support ParalympicsGB – but two weeks from now disabled people will be second-class citizens again- Tempemail

Go for gold,” said Boris Johnson, wishing ParalympicsGB luck and gushing about how they could inspire disabled kids to say “I want to be an athlete”. I wonder if the man has ever given a speech in which he has not come across as utterly patronising. You’ll see a lot Continue Reading

SolarWinds Hackers Breach Microsoft Customer Support to Target its Customers – Tempemail

In yet another sign that the Russian hackers who breached SolarWinds network monitoring software to compromise a slew of entities never really went away, Microsoft said the threat actor behind the malicious cyber activities used password spraying and brute-force attacks in an attempt to guess passwords and gain access to Continue Reading

Google Extends Support for Tracking Party Cookies Until 2023 – Tempemail

Google’s sweeping proposals to deprecate third-party cookies in Chrome browser is going back to the drawing board after the company announced plans to delay the rollout from early 2022 to late 2023, pushing back the project by nearly two years. “While there’s considerable progress with this initiative, it’s become clear Continue Reading

Google Extends Support for Tracking Party Cookies Until 2023 – Tempemail

Google’s sweeping proposals to deprecate third-party cookies in Chrome browser is going back to the drawing board after the company announced plans to delay the rollout from early 2022 to late 2023, pushing back the project by nearly two years. “While there’s considerable progress with this initiative, it’s become clear Continue Reading

Education department challenged over support for One Britain One Nation Day | Education- Tempemail

The government has been criticised on social media after supporting a campaign encouraging schoolchildren to commemorate “One Britain One Nation” day on Friday. A tweet from the Department for Education said it was encouraging schools across the UK to celebrate the day and featured a link to onebritainonenation.com website. The Continue Reading

‘We all kick the same ball’: Rashford thanks fans for support after racist abuse- Tempemail

Footballer Marcus Rashford has apologised over Manchester United’s European defeat and thanked fans for their support after he received racist abuse on social media. “We all kick the same ball,” he tweeted, expressing his frustration at the abuse posted online. “I love this club. I love my city. This club Continue Reading

Social media boycott can unite support against sport’s culture of online abuse- Tempemail

At 3pm on Friday afternoon, the virtual circus paused mid-flight. Without fans in stadiums, social media has become football’s soundtrack, filling the vacuum with a cacophony of caps lock, emojis, well-cut clips and uncut reactions. For better or worse, this is the voice of sport and society, broadcast across 140 Continue Reading

Android to Support Rust Programming Language to Prevent Memory Flaws – Tempemail

Google on Tuesday announced that its open source version of the Android operating system will add support for Rust programming language in a bid to prevent memory safety bugs. To that end, the company has been building parts of the Android Open Source Project (AOSP) with Rust for the past Continue Reading

‘The fuse has been lit’: union leaders hope Amazon effort will boost support across US | Technology

Counting is currently under way for the historic union election at Amazon’s warehouse in Bessemer, Alabama, and union organizers and leaders throughout the labor movement are hoping the effort will help galvanize support for workers and unions in the south and across the US. Tevita Uhatafe, 35, a member of Continue Reading

Decoding emojis and defining ‘support’: Facebook’s rules for content revealed | Facebook

They run to more than 300 pages, envisaging and exemplifying some of the most borderline and ethically challenging uses of the world’s biggest social network by its 2.8 billion monthly users. Secret Facebook guidelines seen by the Guardian show how the company controls its mainly outsourced moderators down to the Continue Reading