When the polls are bad, hide the data
‘By dramatically lowering the entry cost on invasive and hard-to-trace monitoring, it lowers the cost of targeting political threats’
Is this technology a privacy threat?
Do Europeans have a right to be forgotten?
‘You’re just somehow never alone or away from the glaring eyes, in the minds of some, of Big Brother’
University of Alaska, Virginia Tech and Texas A&M among new drone test sites
The Justice Department denied in June that this was being done
Ross Ulbricht an unlikely drug, theft and murder kngpin
‘The largest number of volunteer signatures ever submitted’
‘You are in control of when Kinect is on or off’
Concerns date back as early as 2004
‘We need more transparency, and there’s a way to do it’
A computer rental company whose franchisees spied with webcams on adults engaged in “intimate activities” settled with the Federal Trade Commission, according to an agency announcement.
The former MTV star takes on the CFPB
‘The kids who might be the most likely to do that might not have the best judgment about what they post’
A former HHS council recommends delaying implementation so data can be secured.
Similar systems have been pioneered by police forces in New York City, Massachusetts and Texas
Search engine juggernaut assures users they can control this feature
Social media giant tells users to control what they post rather than worry about who can see it
Lawsuits, review groups, all on hold until Congress can pass a budget