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White House issues ‘SPD-5’ cybersecurity policy for space

White House issues ‘SPD-5’ cybersecurity policy for space Sponsored Links GREGG NEWTON via Getty Images The Trump administration’s latest Space Policy Directive, SPD-5, details policies the government believes the country’s public and private space agencies should adopt to protect their systems from hacking threats. Some of the best practices the document recommends include that operators…

Read Apple’s commitment to freedom of expression that doesn’t mention China

Read Apple’s commitment to freedom of expression that doesn’t mention China Makena Kelly On Friday, Apple published a new human rights policy committing to “freedom of information and expression” after facing years of criticism over the company’s willingness to follow mainland China’s censorship laws. As first reported by the Financial Times on Friday, Apple’s four-page…

Coronavirus News Roundup, August 29-September 4

Coronavirus News Roundup, August 29-September 4 Robin Lloyd The items below are highlights from the free newsletter, “Smart, useful, science stuff about COVID-19.” To receive newsletter issues daily in your inbox, sign up here. Please consider a monthly contribution to support this newsletter. Several media outlets this week have covered hints and speculation…