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r/technology 20d ago

Crypto AMA:: We’re a group of researchers and library developers of homomorphic encryption, here to answer questions about homomorphic encryption and why it’s important for the future of data privacy!

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r/technology 5h ago Silver

Politics Human rights, LGBTQ+ organizations oppose Kids Online Safety Act

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r/technology 6h ago

Society Robot Landlords Are Buying Up Houses | Companies with deep resources are outsourcing management to apps and algorithms, putting home ownership further out of reach.

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r/technology 9h ago

Privacy Facebook Parent Meta Fined $276 Million in Europe for Data-Scraping Leak

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r/technology 3h ago

Social Media Meta Fined $277 Million for Leak of Half a Billion Users

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Security Twitter grapples with Chinese spam obscuring news of protests | For hours, links to adult content overwhelmed other posts from cities where dramatic rallies escalated

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r/technology 4h ago

Social Media Eye-tracking study suggests that negative comments on social media are more attention-grabbing than positive comments

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637 Upvotes

r/technology 8h ago

Space The Hibernator’s Guide to the Galaxy - Scientists are on the verge of figuring out how to put humans in a state of suspended animation. It could be the key to colonizing Mars.

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r/technology 8h ago

Business Epson stops making laser printers for sustainability reasons

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r/technology 2h ago

Business Apple has seen $114 billion in market value erased as investors grow concerned about building iPhone shortages due to China Covid protests

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r/technology 7h ago

Social Media Encouraging self-harm to be criminalised in Online Safety Bill

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r/technology 10h ago

Energy 'Landmark achievement': Rolls-Royce and easyJet hail successful hydrogen jet engine test

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r/technology 9h ago

Privacy Meta fined €265m by Irish watchdog for data breach

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548 Upvotes

r/technology 4h ago

Hardware US bans sales of Huawei, Hikvision, ZTE, and Dahua equipment

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r/technology 1h ago

Social Media Layoffs Have Gutted Twitter’s Child Safety Team

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Social Media Elon Musk Takes On Apple’s Power, Setting Up a Clash

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r/technology 1d ago Silver All-Seeing Upvote

Business The DOJ is reportedly investigating rent-setting software company RealPage

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9.8k Upvotes

r/technology 19h ago

Social Media Twitter failed to detect upload of Christchurch mosque terror attack videos

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r/technology 7h ago

Politics Chinese police search people's phones after anti-lockdown protests erupt across country

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128 Upvotes

r/technology 6h ago

Privacy Your iPhone has a secret log of where you’ve been – how to delete it in seconds

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98 Upvotes

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Misleading Safety Tests Reveal That Tesla Full Self-Driving Software Will Repeatedly Hit A Child Mannequin In A Stroller

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22.7k Upvotes

r/technology 7h ago

Privacy WhatsApp denies breach that allegedly leaked nearly 500 mn phone numbers

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88 Upvotes

r/technology 2h ago

Society Meta fined €265m over data protection breach that hit more than 500m users

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r/technology 1h ago

Social Media CIRA teams up with Mastodon Canada to support Canadian digital communities | Landmark partnership to help support Mastodon’s fast-growing following

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r/technology 1d ago

Robotics/Automation MIT Engineers Design Self-Building Robots That Can Grow Into Bigger Machines

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