Category: Technology

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The Pros and Cons of Self-Driving Cars

(TFC) – Self-driving cars, until recently, have been science fiction — they’ve appeared in movies like Total Recall and Minority Report, but now they’re starting to become reality. Companies like Tesla have been equipping their cars with autopilot technology, relying on…

Encryption is for ‘Real People’

(HRW) – In a recent op-ed, United Kingdom Home Secretary Amber Rudd argued strong encryption was thwarting the government’s ability to monitor terrorists and criminals. Rudd expressed skepticism about the need for end-to-end encryption, reasoning that “real people” don’t prioritize security in…