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Immunity passports are riddled with privacy risks, loaded with ethical problems, and might not even help stop the spread of COVID-19, research finds

As coronavirus vaccines roll out, immunity passport apps are becoming more prevalent. But new research that analysed 65 existing apps found that 82% had privacy problems. Immunity passport apps also risk entrenching existing inequalities, and may not yield significant health benefits, the research suggested. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more […]
Immunity passports are riddled with privacy risks, loaded with ethical problems, and might not even help stop the spread of COVID-19, research finds
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Billionaire Jack Ma, who hasn’t been seen in 2 months, is reportedly ‘laying low.’ But other Chinese businessmen who have disappeared from the public after sparring with regulators have faced different fates.

Yahoo Finance reported Sunday that Jack Ma, the Chinese billionaire who founded Alibaba and Ant Group, hasn’t been seen publicly in more than two months. CNBC’s David Faber reported Tuesday morning Ma is being “less visible, purposefully,” but that the businessman hasn’t gone missing. Late last year, Chinese regulators launched […]
Billionaire Jack Ma, who hasn’t been seen in 2 months, is reportedly ‘laying low.’ But other Chinese businessmen who have disappeared from the public after sparring with regulators have faced different fates.
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Facebook posts and Cameo videos by Charlie Sheen and Dolph Lundgren were used by Russian trolls to persuade Libya to release a suspected spy

The Internet Research Agency, a Russian troll farm, used Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Cameo in a coordinated effort to get the suspected spy Maxim Shugaley released from a Libyan prison. Charlie Sheen, Dolph Lundgren, and other actors on Cameo recorded supportive messages, which were shared on the pro-Shugaley Facebook pages […]
Facebook posts and Cameo videos by Charlie Sheen and Dolph Lundgren were used by Russian trolls to persuade Libya to release a suspected spy
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