Expensify’s Use of Amazon Mechanical Turk Reveals Privacy Risks Behind AI

As a recent flare-up around Expensify shows, behind every AI that analyzes your data, teams of human workers pick up the...

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The FCC's Net Neutrality Comments Included Millions of Fake Emails and More

A new analysis of the FCC’s net neutrality comment period shows millions of fake or duplicate email addresses and other alarming absurdities.

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Supreme Court Must Understand That Cell Phones Aren’t Voluntary

Opinion: The US argues that police can access cell phone records freely because customers volunteer that data. But cell phones are no longer optional.

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Bitcoin for Beginners: How to Safeguard Your Cryptocurrency Holdings
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Bitcoin for Beginners: How to Safeguard Your Cryptocurrency Holdings

There was once a time when a bitcoin was worth about as much as the spare change down the back of your sofa. Now, one bitcoin is worth your sofa, your armchair, and every other item of furniture in your living room. Gone are the days when maintaining military grade opsec was the preserve of bitcoin whales and the ultra-paranoid. As digital currencies soar, safeguarding your cryptocurrency is imperative, no matter how humble your...

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Nasdaq to Debut Bitcoin Futures by Mid 2018
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Nasdaq to Debut Bitcoin Futures by Mid 2018

Wall Street Journal reports the globe’s second largest stock exchange, National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations (Nasdaq) will offer bitcoin futures by the middle of next year. Also, Cantor Fitzgerald LP will provide bitcoin derivatives on its exchange by mid 2018. The news comes as Chicago Merc (CME) and Cboe are also reportedly set to offer a bitcoin futures market by year’s end. The...

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