The pro-Trump mob at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday that stormed the Senate floor and Capitol rotunda may have breached more than just the building’s physical security. Photos show rioters in congressional offices, including that of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco). Any computers left on could be vulnerable, and so could papers — such as personal schedules or mail — … [Read more...] about The attack on the Capitol may pose a cybersecurity risk. Here’s how
Facebook will suspend President Trump’s account through the end of his presidency, Mark Zuckerberg, the social media company’s CEO, announced Thursday morning. The move comes a day after Facebook and other social media platforms deleted posts and suspended accounts belonging to the president, due to messages that condoned rioters who had swarmed the U.S. Capitol.“We believe the … [Read more...] about Facebook shuts down Trump’s account through the end of his term
The violent pro-Trump mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday took shape on social media.Before they crossed police barricades, battered down doors and forced lawmakers to evacuate the House and Senate chambers in the midst of a vote to certify the results of the 2020 presidential election, and before they attended an earlier rally led by President Trump that falsely … [Read more...] about Twitter locks down Trump after social media-fueled riot in D.C.
The visually poetic, observational nonfiction film “Sing Me a Song” follows a young Bhutanese monk named Peyangki as he personally experiences digital disruption. Constructed more like a coming-of-age drama than a documentary, it spins a fascinating tale of romantic melancholy played out against the peaceful, meditative backdrop of the Himalayas.A follow-up to director Thomas … [Read more...] about Review: Online dating changes a Himalayan monk’s life in the riveting ‘Sing Me a Song’
A recent tweak to the food delivery app Grubhub that changes the way customers are prompted to tip delivery drivers has frustrated many workers, who say the change discourages tipping and is slashing their potential earnings. Popular food delivery apps typically allow customers to tip drivers a percentage of their meal’s cost, with the default tip often ranging from 10% to 25%. … [Read more...] about Grubhub drivers say app change eats into tips, jeopardizing a usually generous season