The Level1 Show August 2 2022: Feds Seek to Police The Kraken

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Published on 2 Aug 2022, 4:30

0:00 - Intro
0:57 - Senate Passes $280 Billion Industrial Policy Bill to Counter China
2:57 - F.T.C. Sues to Block Meta’s Virtual Reality Deal as It Confronts Big Tech
6:02 - Congressional Democrats Introduce Net Neutrality Bill
6:40 - Two senators propose ban on data caps, blasting ISPs for “predatory” limits
8:52 - Justice Department investigating data breach of federal court system
10:25 - New Orleans OKs some police use of facial recognition
12:19 - China targets Fed to gain influence, senator charges, drawing Powell rebuke
13:49 - Bipartisan Bill Seeks to Eliminate Taxes on Crypto Transactions Under $50
14:33 - Coinbase shares tumble 21% after report that it's facing SEC probe
15:49 - Why One Critical Second Can Wreak Havoc on the Internet
17:52 - Kraken, a U.S. Crypto Exchange, Is Suspected of Violating Sanctions
18:39 - T-Mobile will pay out $350M to customers in data breach settlement
20:23 - Uber admits covering up 2016 hacking, avoids prosecution in U.S. settlement
22:33 - UK cybersecurity chiefs back plan to scan phones for child abuse images
25:41 - FBI investigation determined Chinese-made Huawei equipment could disrupt US nuclear arsenal communications
29:30 - Documents Show How Roblox Planned to Bend to Chinese Censorship
31:40 - Google Maps launches Street View in India after 11-year wait
32:48 - Saudi Arabia plans IPO of $500 billion project Neom by 2024
35:48 - Uzbekistan blacks out internet to quell dissent
36:45 - Google to be banned in Ukraine’s occupied Donetsk and Luhansk regions
37:25 - El Salvador's Finance Minister Says Bitcoin Adoption is 'Gaining Ground'
38:09 - EU found evidence employee phones compromised with spyware
39:38 - Meta's revenue shrank for the first time in its history
40:16 - Facebook parent Meta raises price of its Quest 2 VR headset by $100
40:57 - Meta and Apple in ‘deep’ competition to build the metaverse, Zuckerberg tells staff
41:56 - Meta is shutting down Tuned, its social app for couples
43:45 - Instagram walks back TikTok-style changes — Adam Mosseri explains why
44:06 - Zuckerberg Says 30% of Instagram Will Be Recommended Posts
45:01 - Ky. woman falls victim to new method of stealing cars spreading on social media
46:27 - Inside TikTok's Attempts to ‘Downplay the China Association’


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