Category Archives: Surveillance technology

ABAJ: Murdered woman’s Fitbit data inconsistent with husband’s story, police say

ABAJ: Murdered woman’s Fitbit data inconsistent with husband’s story, police say by Debra Cassens Weiss:

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WaPo: Why it matters that Google Home can now identify you by voice

WaPo: Why it matters that Google Home can now identify you by voice by Hayley Tsukayama: Consumers should also think about how this information could be used outside of the company, Shear said. He pointed to a recent murder case … Continue reading

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WaPo: ‘Nobody’s got to use the Internet’: A GOP lawmaker’s response to concerns about Web privacy

WaPo: ‘Nobody’s got to use the Internet’: A GOP lawmaker’s response to concerns about Web privacy by Kristine Phillips:

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NYLJ: Court of Appeals’ ‘Facebook’ Decision Leaves Many Questions Open

NYLJ: Court of Appeals’ ‘Facebook’ Decision Leaves Many Questions Open by Maurice J. Recchia: In a newsworthy case in which retail giant Amazon and social media developer Foursquare Labs, among others, submitted friend of the court briefs, the New York … Continue reading

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WaPo: No, Republicans didn’t just strip away your Internet privacy rights

WaPo: No, Republicans didn’t just strip away your Internet privacy rights by Ajit Pai & Maureen Ohlhausen: April Fools’ Day came early last week, as professional lobbyists lit a wildfire of misinformation about Congress’s action — signed into law Monday … Continue reading

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The Hill: Trump signs internet privacy repeal

The Hill: Trump signs internet privacy repeal by Harper Neidig: The bill uses a little-known tool called the Congressional Review Act (CRA) that allows Congress and the president to overturn recently passed agency regulations. A successful CRA bill also prevents … Continue reading

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NYTimes: What the Repeal of Online Privacy Protections Means for You

NYTimes: What the Repeal of Online Privacy Protections Means for You by Brian X. Chen:

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NYTimes Sunday Review: Trump Is President. Now Encrypt Your Email.

NYTimes Sunday Review: Trump Is President. Now Encrypt Your Email. by Max Read:

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CEI: Six Reasons FCC Rules Aren’t Needed to Protect Privacy

CEI: Six Reasons FCC Rules Aren’t Needed to Protect Privacy by Ryan Radia:

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Security Info Watch: Proliferation of smart home tech creates privacy conundrum

Security Info Watch: Proliferation of smart home tech creates privacy conundrum by Adrienne Ehrhardt:

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