MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – An extra layer of privacy is now in the hands of iPhone users. The new update should help alleviate the feeling that something is eavesdropping on your conversations. That had us wondering, how much does the internet know about us? And how can we keep our lives private? READ MORE: How Do Communities Decide Where To Plant Trees? Good Question. Jeff Wagner learned it’s ultimately up to the user. If you own a smartphone, you likely have one of these tales to tell. “My coworker was getting this new jacket for her boyfriend for Christmas and then my phone all of a sudden started getting targeted ads for that same jacket even though I had never like searched it or anything,” said Erin Ryan-Mosley. “We joke like the FBI is in our phone,” said Tony Preston after having ads pop up on his phone related to recent conversations. How much does the internet know about us? “I would argue that the internet knows pretty much everything about us,” said Mark … [Read more...] about How Much Does The Internet Know About Us?
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A group of Google workers who provide child care services and education for other employees' kids are circulating a petition urging the Silicon Valley giant to provide them a stipend to cover transportation costs. Many of the 148 workers are being asked to return to in-person child care services this week after working online throughout the pandemic, but the shuttle transportation system remains offline. “Childcare workers never expected or anticipated being called back to on-site work while Google’s transportation services are still suspended,” reads the petition, which is being circulated by the Alphabet Workers Union (AWU). ADVERTISEMENT Workers who asked for assistance say they were told “transportation is just a perk, not a benefit” by Google. The Hill has reached out to the company for comment on the petition. Nearly 100 Alphabet workers had signed the petition as of Friday afternoon calling for child care workers to get a $1,500 per month stipend until … [Read more...] about Google child care workers petition for transportation stipend
(CNN) Australian basketball star Liz Cambage has threatened to boycott the Tokyo Olympics while speaking out against the lack of racial diversity in promotional photos of the Australian Olympic team. Cambage, who helped Australia win bronze at the 2012 Olympics and also competed at the 2016 Games, criticized the images in a series of posts on Instagram using the hashtag #whitewashedaustralia. "I've said it once I've said it a million times," Cambage wrote under a promotional shot of athletes first posted by clothing brand Jockey, which is sponsoring the Australian Olympic team. "HOW AM I MEANT TO REPRESENT A COUNTRY THAT DOESNT EVEN REPRESENT ME." In a separate post, Cambage wrote: "y'all really do anything to remove POCs [people of color] from the forefront when it's black athletes leading the pack. "Until I see y'all doin more @ausolympicteam imma sit this one out." Read More Visit CNN.com/sport for more news, videos and features … [Read more...] about Basketball star Liz Cambage criticizes lack of diversity in Australian Olympic team’s promotional photos
Ghislaine Maxwell’s attorney released the first photo of the socialite from her time behind bars and it’s not pretty. The photo, shared Thursday by the New York Post , features Maxwell with a black eye. Maxwell’s attorney, Bobbi Sternheim, included the photo in a letter about how the bruise had caused issues between the socialite and the prison guards. An attorney for Ghislaine Maxwell released the first photograph since she was arrested last summer, showing Maxwell with a bruise under her eye. I think she looks fine. Better than me, at least. pic.twitter.com/SPkZx5gJQI — Dr. Jeffrey Guterman (@JeffreyGuterman) April 29, 2021 “Last night, she was confronted by MDC staff due to a visible bruise over her left eye,” Sternheim wrote in the letter. (RELATED: Jeffrey Epstein Accuser Reacts To Arrest Of Ghislaine Maxwell) “No guard addressed the bruise until Ms. Maxwell, who has no mirror, caught a reflection of her aching eye in the glean of a nail … [Read more...] about First Photo Of Ghislaine Maxwell Behind Bars Features Black Eye
close Video Fox News Flash top headlines for May 4 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com. Los Angeles County says a lawsuit filed by Vanessa Bryant last year is not "viable" and that she had "no legal basis" to sue the county, new court documents reveal. Bryant's lawsuit accuses four sheriff’s department deputies of improperly sharing photos of the site of the 2020 helicopter crash that killed her husband, NBA legend Kobe Bryant , their daughter Gianna and seven others. Recent court filings obtained by USA Today state that while the county has taken "corrective personnel actions" against the Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies who Bryant alleged in the suit took unauthorized photos of the crash site, the photos were not "publically disseminated." PILOT IN KOBE BRYANT CRASH ONCE VIOLATED FAA RULES ON LOW-VISIBILITY FLYING: REPORT "The county does not condone this showing of … [Read more...] about LA County says Vanessa Bryant has ‘no legal basis’ to sue over helicopter crash site photos: reports