Excursions by Amit Gawande

Entries tagged “replies”

October 21, 2019   Alexa and Google Home abused to eavesdrop and phish passwords   By now, the privacy threats posed by Amazon Alexa and Google Home are common knowledge. Workers for both companies routinely listen to audio of
October 18, 2019   Why there's no Instagram on iPad?   John Gruber wonders what’s holding Instagram back from launching a Instagram for iPad. Especially when they adjusted their app for Galaxy Fold.
October 15, 2019   If Apple needs to do things differently in China to comply with Chinese law, they need to explain exactly what they’re doing and why. Otherwise
October 15, 2019   Tik Tok, Tick Tock…Boom.   Tik Tok is spending hundreds of millions of dollars on US social networks convincing US consumers, in particular kids, to download and use the app.
October 6, 2019   I am currently reading Thinking Fast and Slow and your post reminded me of this brilliant quote from Daniel Kahneman. A general “law of least
August 26, 2019   I completely agree with you Ben. I am in the habit of searching for things to read while I idle around. In queues or while sipping a cup of tea