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YouTube will remove videos falsely linking COVID-19 to 5G

by Jon Fingas, Engadget

It’s only downplaying videos with ‘plain’ 5G conspiracy theories, however.

The rash of bogus conspiracy theories tying the COVID-19 pandemic to 5G has led to cell tower arson and threats against engineers, and YouTube is planning to crack down on that misinformation. The Google-owned service said it will remove videos that try to make the unsupported connection, as they violate recent policies banning videos promoting “medically unsubstantiated methods” of preventing coronavirus infections. However, it’s stopping short of removing all 5G conspiracy videos.

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How IoT Helps Revolutionize and Optimize Airport Security

by Hartmut Schaper, Security Magazine

The Internet of Things (IoT) is living up to the hype. According to research firm Statista, there are more than 20 billion end devices already networked through the Internet, with this number increasing more than three times by the year. In the process, end devices are becoming increasingly more intelligent and efficient, fueled by progress being made in artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and even 5G, the new mobile phone technology, which creates the required bandwidths for data transfer in the IoT.

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