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On-Demand Satellites Can Shoot High-Def Video of Your Car
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, research, humans, environment, tech, On-Demand, satellites, High-def, video, close-ups, privacy, concerns, emergency, surveilance )

Darren
- 25 days ago - scientificamerican.com
New commercial satellites that promise constant close-ups of Earth are a boon to emergency responders and police but also raise privacy concerns
6 Ways to Keep Your Communications Private
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, society, safety, internet, interesting, humans, environment, computers, communications, privacy )

Darren
- 70 days ago - alternet.org
This is the latest in a series we've done about how to protect your privacy. This post is based on a tip sheet that I prepared for a panel discussion about how journalists can communicate securely with sources at the 2015 Investigative Reporters & Editor
No Expectation of Privacy
Science & Tech  (tags: computer, discovery, Gizmos, internet, Google Earth, privacy, NewTechnology, technology, world )

Kathy
- 72 days ago - farmwars.info
...But the thing that really struck me was that they mentioned that they could see everything on my property in detail from their office...
The Great SIM Heist: How Spies Stole the Keys to the Encryption Castle
Science & Tech  (tags: Edward Snowdon, NSA, The Intercept, privacy, spying, surveillance, US, Britain, SIM cards, worldwide cell phones, Gemalto )

Judy
- 193 days ago - firstlook.org
Snowden documents: American and British spies hacked into the internal computer network of the largest manufacturer of SIM cards in the world, stealing encryption keys used to protect the privacy of cellphone communications across the globe...
Auld Lang Syne: European Courts and the Right to Be Forgotten
Science & Tech  (tags: Internet, law, privacy, Europe, technology )

Abe
- 249 days ago - nomadicpolitics.blogspot.com.tr
A European court ordered Google to provide a means for individuals to control what has been written online about them.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Facebook: Do Not Release Your New App Feature That Listens to Users' Conversations.
Science & Tech  (tags: technology, society, internet, privacy, Privacy Rights, NewTechnology )

Cal
- 460 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Facebook just announced a new feature to its app, which will let it listen to our conversations through our own phones' microphone. Talk about a Big Brother move.
Google Will Soon Know You Better Than Your Spouse Does, Top Exec Says
Science & Tech  (tags: Internet, Google, privacy )

Freya
- 544 days ago - scrooglednews.com
Google will soon "know the answer to your question before you have asked it. It will have read every email you've ever written, every document, every idle thought you've ever tapped into a search-engine box."
There's Really Bad Stuff Buried in Those 'Terms and Conditions' You're Expected Not to Read and Just Click Yes on
Science & Tech  (tags: smart phones, agreements, Terms and Conditions, banks, privacy, security, fascism )

Freya
- 555 days ago - alternet.org
Last month, I had a chance to talk with John McAfee, the founder of the popular McAfee computer security programs. We talked about how people usually don't read the terms and conditions of the smartphone applications that they download onto their phones.
The Day We Fight Back ACTION
Science & Tech  (tags: NSA surveillance program, internet, computer, privacy, technology, government )

Nancy
- 569 days ago - thedaywefightback.org
This Tuesday, Internet companies and people who care about civil liberties are banding together to do it again. This time, we're taking aim at NSA surveillance and standing up for our freedom to communicate without our own government spying on us.
When No One Is Just a Face in the Crowd
Science & Tech  (tags: Technology, facial recognition, security cameras, privacy )

Dandelion
- 576 days ago - nytimes.com
Facial recognition proliferation of people who are identified by name in online photos, may soon let companies link a person's online persona with his or her actual offline self at a specific public location. Stops being anonymous in public.
How to Keep the NSA Out of Your Computer
Science & Tech  (tags: Internet, privacy, computers )

Freya
- 737 days ago - motherjones.com
JOSEPH BONICIOLI mostly uses the same internet you and I do. He pays a service provider a monthly fee to get him online. But to talk to his friends and neighbors in Athens, Greece, he's also got something much weirder and more interesting...
Domestic-Drone Industry Prepares for Big Battle With Regulators
Science & Tech  (tags: AUVSI, Drones, FAA, Jeremy Novara, privacy, safety, regulation )

Judy
- 928 days ago - wired.com
The FAA has been reluctant to grant licenses to drone makers. Drones maneuver poorly, have alarming crash rates, are spoofable, and don't have the sensing capacity to spot approaching aircraft. They are likely to complicate and endanger U.S. airspace.
As Microsoft Shifts Its Privacy Rules, An Uproar Is Absent
Science & Tech  (tags: technology, world, tech, privacy, rights, business, computer, computers, discovery, humans, internet, safety, society, NewTechnology, investigation )

JL
- 1034 days ago - nytimes.com
Microsoft instituted a policy on Friday that gives the company broad leeway over how it gathers and uses personal information from consumers of its free, Web-based products like e-mail, search and instant messaging.
Facebook Criticised Over Data Download Tool
Science & Tech  (tags: technology, Facebook, privacy, computer, internet, performance )

Dee
- 1233 days ago - bbc.com
Facebook has updated a tool that lets users look at some of the data the social network holds on them.
 

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