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Coronavirus (COVID-19): How Google is helping

As COVID-19 makes its way across the globe, it’s affecting our communities in different ways. Many in Europe and the Americas are just now beginning to experience what people in Asia have been confronting for weeks. We have set up a 24-hour incident response team to stay in sync with the World Health Organization, and […]

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Apple Watch Series 5: Disappointing Battery Life

I have had every Apple Watch series and enjoyed them all. The Apple Watch Series 5 is the first one where I have trouble making it through the day without recharging the watch. I now keep a battery charger at work and in my briefcase. I think this is because of the Always On display. […]

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Revealed: quarter of all tweets about climate crisis produced by bots | Technology | The Guardian

On an average day during the period studied, 25% of all tweets about the climate crisis came from bots. This proportion was higher in certain topics – bots were responsible for 38% of tweets about “fake science” and 28% of all tweets about the petroleum giant Exxon. — Read on Guardian

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Staples to Offer Podcast Studio Rental

Staples, the office supply store, is getting ready to offer the rental of podcast studio time for $60 an hour. The service is called Staples Connect and is launching in the Boston area on February 5, 2020. Len Edgerly of The Kindle Chronicles deviated from his normal topic of ebooks to interview the Staples employees […]

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Privacy Resources

I am not a privacy expert. I have found the following to be useful sources of information about privacy and am sharing them to help other people: That One Privacy Site: The site has excellent VPN reviews. The site also has valuable information about email providers. Privacy Tools: Provides knowledge and tools to protect your privacy against […]