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Why Twitter should ban Donald Trump | Julia Carrie Wong – Blog

Trump’s executive order on social media would undermine free speech – and probably go nowhere – but it’s an effective distraction. Still, Trump’s abuse of Twitter means it’s time to close his account. Here’s why: More than 100,000 people in the United States have died of Covid-19, more than any other nation in the world. […]

Zoom Meeting App: Supreme Court Seeks Centre’s Reply on Plea for Ban Until Appropriate Legislation

The Supreme Court Friday sought response from the Centre on a plea which has sought a ban on the use of video communications app Zoom for official as well as personal purposes until an appropriate legislation is put in place. A bench headed by Chief Justice SA Bobde issued notice to the Centre on the […]

Zoom Meeting App Said to Breach Privacy, Plea in Supreme Court Claims Seeking to Ban

A petition was filed in the Supreme Court on Wednesday seeking a ban on the usage of video conferencing application Zoom by Indian citizens until formulation of an appropriate legislation, claiming the app breaches privacy. The petition, filed by one Harsh Chugh, sought a ban on Zoom app claiming lack of Internet safety of the […]

Is the US Trade Ban Purposefully Limiting China’s Tech Dominance? Huawei Thinks So | Tempemail – Blog

Image sourced from Al Jazeera Last week US President, Donald Trump extended the national trade ban by another year – a move which a senior Huawei Technologies executive believes is “really designed to safeguard American dominance of global tech”. Similarly, Head of Consumer Electronics at Huawei, Richard Yu says “The so-called cybersecurity reasons are merely […]

Trump Lengthens Ban on Huawei | Tempemail – Blog

Image sourced from Al Jazeera US President, Donald Trump has extended the national emergency order that prohibits American companies from buying, selling or using any hardware from Chinese technology company, Huawei, in fear that it will result in ‘cyber-exploitation’ by China for another year. The order also means that Chinese companies do not have legal […]

Amazon Calls for US Federal Law to Ban Price Gouging

Amazon called Wednesday for a US federal law to prohibit price gouging during a national emergency, saying new standards are needed to prevent profiteering from situations like the COVID-19 pandemic. The e-commerce leader, which has been hit with accusations that it has failed to prevent unfair pricing on its platform, said any liability for price-gouging […]

Apple and Google Ban Use of Location Data for Contact Tracing Apps | Tempemail – Blog

Tech giants Apple and Google, who together have their operating systems running on 99% of all smartphones, announced last month that they would work together to create a system for notifying people who have been near others who have tested positive for COVID-19. The companies are planning for only public health authorities to use the […]

Apple and Google to ban use of location tracking in contact tracing apps – Software- Tempemail – Blog

Apple and Google will ban the use of location tracking in apps that use a new contact tracing system the two are building to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus. The two, whose operating systems power 99 percent of smartphones, said last month they would work together to create a system for notifying people […]

Apple, Google Ban Use of Location Tracking in Contact Tracing Apps

Apple and Google on Monday said they would ban the use of location tracking in apps that use a new contact tracing system the two are building to help slow the spread of the novel coronavirus. Apple and Google, whose operating systems power 99 percent of smart phones, said last month they would work together […]

Zoom users top 300m as ban list grows – Security – Software- Tempemail – Blog

Zoom video conferencing app’s user base grew by another 50 percent to 300 million in the last three weeks, as the company fought to quell a backlash around security and safety that has seen a number of governments and firms ban its applications. Chief Executive Eric Yuan gave the numbers late on Wednesday in an […]