Misconfigured Database Exposes Information on Millions in Ecuador – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Security researchers at vpnMentor find a misconfigured server with information on over 20 million people in Ecuador, Libra Association members meet with officials from 26 central banks, and the $100 million Grant for the Web seeks to build out the Web Monetization standard.

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Week in Review for the Week of 9/9/19 – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x150048 US states launch an antitrust investigation into Google, the California State Senate passed bill AB5 that would reclassify contractors to employees for ride-share drivers, and Apple releases new iPhones, Apple Watch, and sets release dates for services.

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SCORECARD: VR isn’t Dead, MoviePass Is – DTNS 3616

We talk about HTC’s new Vive Cosmos and the state of VR industry.

Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Len Peralta, Nicole Lee, Roger Chang.

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Google Settles With France Over Fiscal Fraud Investigation – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Google agrees to pay France 945 million Euros to settle a four-year investigation into potential financial fraud, Walmart plans to expand their Delivery Unlimited subscription to half the US by the end of 2019, and researchers publish details on the SimJacker exploit.

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A Huawei Out – DTNS 3615

Huawei’s CEO has proposed selling its current 5G know-how to Western firms to address concerns over security. What does this mean for its competitors and is it enough to win over governments and consumers?

Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Justin Robert Young, Roger Chang.

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Amazon Launches Alexa Answers in the US – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Amazon launches Alexa Answers in the US, SureScripts ceases its relationship with ReMy Health, and HTC sets the Vive Cosmos release date.

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X Marks the Cross – DTNS 3614

California Senate passes a bill that if passed by the state Assembly and signed by the Governor will greatly expand the state’s oversight into who can be classified employee or contractor. What are the implications for the gig-economy and how will workers benefit?

Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger Chang, Scott Johnson

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California to make Uber and Lyft Drivers Employees – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500A new law affects independent contractors in California, Cloudflare discloses violations of trade sanctions and Apple announces a new line of products and services.

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Apple event: New iPhone, New iPad, New Watch – DTNS 3613

Apple announces the new iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro, a new Apple Watch and 7th generation iPad, Apple TV+ news, and updates on Apple Arcade and Retail Store.

Starring Tom Merritt, Allison Sheridan, Roger Chang, Patrick Beja.

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New iPhones and more from Apple – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Facebook explains how it uses background location data, 48 attorneys general announce investigation into Google, AT&T leadership in question.

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