Apple's new iPhone software is supposed to limit who your kid talks to, but a bug lets them get around it

Apple’s new iOS 13.3 software is supposed to have new parental controls, called “Communication Limits,” that let you limit who your children can text, FaceTime or call. But a bug lets them call, FaceTime and text with anyone.
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Ex-Apple engineers cook up cheaper, more powerful tech for self-driving cars, and Volkswagen is interested

Aeva’s third-generation chip draws on silicon photonics, a technology that’s previously been adopted in data center equipment, to power self-driving cars and advanced driver-assistance systems.
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Hackers allegedly emptied brokerage accounts with a simple email scam — here's how to protect yourself

Brooklyn prosecutors said in November that a Lithuanian man and an unknown co-conspirator emptied the brokerage accounts of hapless victims of hundreds of thousands of dollars.
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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has an idealistic vision for the future of social media and is funding a small team to chase it

Bluesky will include up to five architects, engineers and designers charged with creating an open source and decentralized social media network.
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