Episode 131

Scooters and spies


July 4th, 2019

45 mins 22 secs

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About this Episode

In this week's episode we'll tell you about Bird Scooters coming to Canada, what CSIS says about election tampering, a game Cambridge scientists developed to help pick out fake news, how China forces tourists to be spied on, and how easy many common apps make it for domestic abusers to cyberstalk their victims.

Speed round:

  • The EU is mandating EVs make noise under a certain speed or when reversing
  • Twitter's going to put warning labels on Trump tweets
  • Amazon keeps your Alexa voice recordings forever
  • IKEA made a couch-based font

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