Day: October 17, 2020

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Alternatives

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HandsOn Texarkana, The New Volunteer Middle, affords volunteer alternatives in the neighborhood and refers potential volunteers to acceptable businesses and volunteer teams. Potential volunteers ought to contact Kathey Graves at 903-798-3211. For an entire itemizing of volunteer alternatives, go to HandsOnTexarkana.org. Now we have quite a lot of volunteer alternatives out there at1st Alternative Being ….  Read More

Reviewers say this Amazon Essentials tee is all they want to wear. (Photo: Amazon)

Fb is ‘the 800-pound gorilla within the misinformation market’

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Fb (FB) just lately introduced that it might be banning commercials that discourage vaccines and banning content material associated to rabid QAnon conspiracy theories. However in response to Imran Ahmed, the CEO of the Middle for Countering Digital Hate, it’s too little too late — particularly contemplating that the platform received’t contact present anti-vaccine posts. ….  Read More

Clever uses for your Amazon Echo - and security steps you can’t skip

Intelligent makes use of in your Amazon Echo – and safety steps you may’t skip

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Amazon’s Echo line is the reigning champ of the good speaker world. In comparison with digital assistants like Google and Siri, Alexa works with way more devices and responds to considerably extra instructions than the competitors. Plus, Echo units are fairly cheap, beginning round $25 for the Flex and $30 for the Dot whenever you catch it ….  Read More

Google is making US voting locations easier to find via search and its Assistant

Google is making US voting places simpler to search out through search and its Assistant

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Google is including new election options to its voice assistant, Google Search, and Google Maps, to make it simpler for US residents to search out voting places forward of the election subsequent month. In Google Search, queries like “early voting places” and “poll drop containers close to me” will give particulars about the place you ….  Read More

Will Oremus

Fb Is Already Getting ready for a Biden Presidency | by Will Oremus | Oct, 2020

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How the prospect of a “blue wave” is altering content material moderation. Photograph: Jim Watson/Getty Photos Up till two weeks in the past, Fb was a spot the place QAnon conspiracy teams flourished, aided by its advice algorithms; the place you can pay to advertise anti-vaccine misinformation; the place Holocaust denial was handled as a ….  Read More

Amazon Phishing Credential-Stealing

Tons of of Reside Phishing Websites Menacing Amazon Prime Day Customers

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This week, Amazon Prime Day prompted a giant improve in phishing assaults, as reported by Threatpost and lots of different media shops. Customers anxiously awaited the wonderful affords and reductions revealed throughout the two-day sale, with unhealthy actors mendacity in wait to reap the benefits of the joy. SlashNext Risk Labs analyzes 1B web transactions and 7M ….  Read More

You can track poll wait times in Bexar County in this Facebook group.

You’ll be able to observe dwell, early voting wait instances in Bexar County by becoming a member of this Fb group

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BEXAR COUNTY, Texas – In case you plan on early voting in-person in Bexar County, however you need to work out one of the best time to move to the polls, then this social media group may help. Bexar County doesn’t have a dwell wait-time map for ballot places, however San Antonians have discovered one ….  Read More