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Comedian Freaks Out Public With Information He Found on Social Media Accounts
Offbeat  (tags: facebook, dangers, online, media, privacy, video, comedian, offbeat )

Marie
- 253 days ago - metro.co.uk
We're constantly reminded of the dangers of sharing too much information online and a comedian has taken it upon himself to highlight some of the consequences.
U.K. Zoo's Pandas Meet For Date, But Will They Mate?
Offbeat  (tags: panda, giant panda, U.K., zoo, mate, fertility, couple, privacy, date, conservation, endangered )

Naoko
- 846 days ago - mainichi.jp
Zoo officials have created a private love nest for Britain's only pair of giant pandas in hope the fertility-challenged animals will mate - and Wednesday may be their last chance for quite a while.
Car Monitors: Are You Willing to Give Up Privacy for Lower Premiums?
Offbeat  (tags: car, car monitors, privacy )

Aaron
- 1071 days ago - drivesteady.com
Drivers are always looking for ways to cut the cost of car insurance. What many people don't realize is that insurance companies are constantly looking at new and innovative ways to keep their costs down, as well.
Underwear Invention Protects Privacy at Airport
Offbeat  (tags: underwear, airport screener, privacy )

Naoko
- 1344 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
It's a special kind of underwear - with a strategically placed fig leaf design - and the designer says it'll get you through the airport screeners with your dignity intact.
Facebook Founder Complains That Someone Is Invading His Privacy
Offbeat  (tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, irony, privacy, ethics )

Roseann
- 1426 days ago - news.yahoo.com
The Facebook founder says a legal foe is "seeking to uncover unnecessary details about his private life."
The 411 on Facebook Places and Privacy
Offbeat  (tags: Facebook, privacy )

Tarequl
- 1440 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Facebook just rolled out its take on Foursquare's "check-in" feature, which lets you tell your friends -- or the world, if you like -- that you've just ambled into a specific venue. The twist?
Facebook Teases 'Places' Feature, Stirs Up More Privacy Concerns
Offbeat  (tags: facebook, internet, privacy )

Kathryn
- 1584 days ago - switched.com
Make sure you really know what is about to happen to your privacy on Facebook.
More States May Ban Public Release of 911 Calls
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, respect, privacy, 911 calls, ban, public )

Lady
- 1617 days ago - denverpost.com
Because of situations like Casey's, lawmakers in Alabama, Ohio and Wisconsin are deciding whether to bar the public release of 911 calls.Missouri, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Wyoming already keep such recordings private. But generally, most states
Prisoners on Run Cannot Be Named 'Due to Privacy Rights'
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, prisoners on the run, privacy )

Beatrice
- 1642 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Civil servants have refused to name inmates who have fled prison even though individual police forces will often identify them if they pose a risk to the public. They say releasing their names would breach obligations under the Data Protection Act.
DFCS Probe: Violations Rampant
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, interesting, bizarre, grouphost:CHANGE_REFORM*, DCFS, CPS, Child, Children, Mother, Father, Family, Parents, Allegation, Court, Petition, Warrant, Police, Procedure, Safety, Privacy, Harassment, Intimidation, Toxic, False, Falsely, Accused )

Geri
- 1949 days ago - theclaytontribune.com
Stories of overzealous Department of Family and Children Services employees prowling for referrals and using people's children as tools of extortion were true, according to the Georgia Department of Human Resources investigative report
Six Ways Your Indentity Can Be Stolen (ONLY SIX?????)
Offbeat  (tags: privacy, identity theft, safety, technology, crime )


- 2271 days ago - channels.isp.netscape.com
What is the key cause of identity theft and fraud? Personal irresponsibility. That's the word from Accenture's global security practice.
Google Is Endangering You and Your Children !
Offbeat  (tags: women, safety, privacy, children, abuse, ethics, freedoms, internet, HumanRights, parents, endangered, prevention, weird, interesting, offbeat )

Marilyn
- 2663 days ago - care2.com
If a child gives out his/her phone number, someone can now look it up to find out where he/she lives. The safety issues are obvious, and alarming.
   

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