A great video describing humanity’s most likely self-inflicted existential threats:
Tim Cook never responded to my email. Not that I actually expected him to. Why would anybody at Apple care what I (or anyone else) think?
I originally sent this to a good friend who, like me, is a Mac user. Then I sent this to Tim Cook at Apple. And I have decided to post it here as well…
If you are a Mac user, you should definitely read the linked commentary.
Using frequencies you cannot hear, but heard by Siri, Cortana, Google Assistant, and Alexa (to name some), your assistants can be controlled by others. Those taking control of your device this way can load malware, load malicious web pages, call telephone numbers, and more.
There is not, as yet, a fix for this. But you should be aware of the problem.
The Opera web browser has been sold to a Chinese company, which means it is now controlled by the Chinese government. So, I have taken the logical step of deleting the Opera browser from my system.