New Android Trojan malware has infected more than 10 million Android devices

In context: Google has been trying to keep malicious apps out of the Play Store for years with limited success. via Technology and News Today https://www.techspot.com/news/91491-new-android-trojan-malware-has-infected-more-than.html

Disney and Scarlett Johansson have settled their lawsuit

Three months after Scarlett Johansson sued Disney over its streaming release of Black Widow, arguing she stood to lose millions of dollars because her salary was based on the box office performance of the film, the suit has now been settled, according to The Hollywood Reporter, Variety, and The New via Technology and News Today https://www.theverge.com/2021/9/30/22703409/disney-scarlett-johansson-lawsuit-settled

The Book of Boba Fett premieres on Disney Plus December 29th

Disney’s The Book of Boba Fett, a new show focused on the iconic Star Wars bounty hunter, will premiere on Disney Plus on December 29th, Disney announced Wednesday. Disney revealed that the show was in the works after a post-credits scene during the season 2 finale of The Mandalorian. via Technology and News Today https://www.theverge.com/2021/9/29/22700329/disney-plus-the-book-of-boba-fett-star-wars-release-date

YouTube bans all content containing vaccine misinformation

YouTube has banned all videos that contain misinformation about vaccines that are currently administered and have been approved by local health authorities or the World Health Organization. The measure is an expansion of a policy covering COVID-19 vaccines. via Technology and News Today https://www.engadget.com/youtube-anti-vaccine-video-ban-channel-takedowns-134545387.html

Spooky Halloween ringtones are coming to Google Nest video doorbells on October 1st

Google Nest is bringing back seasonal ringtones for its video doorbells, which now include the Nest Doorbell (wired) — previously known as Nest Hello — and the new Nest Doorbell (battery). via Technology and News Today https://www.theverge.com/2021/9/28/22699288/google-nest-doorbell-spooky-halloween-holiday-ringtones

How to sign up for an invite for the Ring Always Home Cam, Amazon’s new security drone

First announced last year, Amazon will begin selling its Ring Always Home Cam starting today, September 28th, alongside the new Ring Alarm Pro, Blink Video Doorbell, and several other products. via Technology and News Today https://www.theverge.com/2021/9/28/22698424/amazon-ring-always-home-cam-drone-preorder-invite-sign-up-how-to

iOS 15 Settings You Need To Turn Off Now

David & David tell you about fifteen iOS 15 settings you should turn off now. There are several new iOS 15 settings you need to know about, and some older settings have a way of getting turned on again after an update.

1. Introduction [0:00]
2. Stop Allowing Apps To Request To Track You [0:18]
3. C via Technology and News Today https://youtube.com/watch?v=LxdoC2sG1i4&feature=share

Netflix’s new trailer for Arcane, its upcoming League of Legends series, reveals November 6th premiere date

Netflix has released a new trailer for Arcane, its upcoming series based on the League of Legends universe, and also revealed when the show will premiere: November 6th. via Technology and News Today https://www.theverge.com/22688837/netflix-arcane-league-of-legends-trailer-show-riot-games-release-date

California will require all autonomous vehicles to be zero-emission starting in 2030

California will require all light-duty autonomous vehicles (AV) to emit zero emissions starting in 2030. On Thursday, Governor Gavin Newsom signed into law a bill sponsored by environmental groups that would eventually prohibit gas- and hybrid-powered autonomous vehicles from operating in the state. via Technology and News Today https://www.theverge.com/2021/9/24/22691410/california-autonomous-vehicles-zero-emission-2030-newsom