Apple’s memo, posted to an inner weblog, warns firm staff about getting too cozy with journalists and bloggers. “While it may seem flattering to be approached, it’s important to remember that you’re getting played,” mentioned Apple. “The success of these outsiders is measured by obtaining Apple’s secrets from you and making them public.” It provides […]
Photo: Getty Apple would actually, actually like its workers to maintain their mouths shut. At least, that’s the clear takeaway from an inside Apple memo suggesting grave penalties for anybody who leaks firm info to the press. On Friday, Bloomberg posted the internal memo in full. In it, Apple stated it had caught 29 leakers […]
For the second time in a 12 months, Apple has issued a warning to “leaking” workers, just for the warning to leak to the general public. Taking the type of a information story-like inside memo, the warning comes almost six years after Tim Cook claimed that Apple would “double down on secrecy on products,” solely to see […]
The “State Policy Network” is a coalition of 66 far-right organizations who’ve been given $80M by a small variety of billionaires, together with the Walton household (heirs to the Walmart fortune), the Koch Brothers, and Betsy DeVos; they’re afraid of the teachers’ uprising, during which wildcat strikes have raced throughout America as a result […]
Palantir is the surveillance firm based by authoritarian “libertarian” Peter Thiel; their business-development worker Alfredas Chmieliauskas was a part of a cohort of Palantir workers who labored intently — if informally — with Cambridge Analytica as they hatched their plan to reap 50,000,000 Facebook profiles with a misleading “personality quiz” app.
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After interviewing Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Christopher Wylie and different CA sources and reviewing leaked paperwork, the Washington Post has pieced collectively the story of how the dirty-tricking electioneers labored their means Republican political circles, as billionaire founder Robert Mercer opened doorways for them with different infamous GOP billionaire backers, with an ready help from […]