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Americans think privacy is important, but doubt its possibility

19 hours, 9 mins ago

More than 9 out of 10 Americans believe data control is important, though doubtful it is a realistic goal anymore

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Drones will be used by London police to monitor airports

Apr 27, 2015 10:15 pm

Growing number of London airports will soon have drones used to help conduct surveillance for airport safety

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NSA director says 'backdoors' into tech companies doesn't harm privacy

Feb 24, 2015 2:51 pm

The director of the NSA will continue building backdoors into IT companies' products

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Google puts FBI on blast for invasive privacy practices against users

Feb 20, 2015 7:20 am

Google publishes open letter to FBI regarding its surveillance activities

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NCSA celebrates national Data Privacy Day by releasing privacy survey

Jan 29, 2015 5:03 am

Today is National Data Privacy Day, and the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) has some data for you

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ACLU: DEA conducting massive license plate reader operation

Jan 28, 2015 10:11 pm

The DEA has operated a massive license plate reader program since 2008

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Protesters irked as San Francisco Bay Area agencies want drones

Jan 13, 2015 5:57 pm

Interest among drone use by police agencies in SF Bay Area have residents, protesters concerned

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Word-of-mouth driving IoT adoption, as privacy concerns remain

Jan 4, 2015 9:22 am

Majority of home Internet of Things (IoT) purchases based on word-of-mouth and in-store referrals, research says

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Panasonic behind all green sustainable smart city Fujisawa

Dec 28, 2014 11:35 am

Panasonic get behind this all-green sustainable city. Brilliant idea, but is it delving too far into the publics privacy?

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UN General Assembly passes digital privacy protection resolution

Dec 19, 2014 8:22 am

UN General Assembly passes digital privacy resolution

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SS7 security flaw enables hackers to read your text messages

Dec 19, 2014 5:05 am

German researchers find out that some of our mobile signal towers are leaking information into all who wish to see it

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Privacy experts unsure what to make of future privacy for Web users

Dec 18, 2014 11:46 pm

Privacy experts don't seem to have a happy outlook for the future of Internet privacy for users across the world

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iOS users care more about security, privacy than Android users

Dec 14, 2014 10:20 pm

A new report indicates Apple iOS care more about privacy and security users more than Google Android

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FBI pose as Internet technicians to secure evidence on a hotel guest

Nov 28, 2014 5:25 am

The FBI wanted to get access to a hotel guest's room without a warrant, so they did the next best thing: posed as Internet technicians

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FTC speaking with Apple regarding healthcare privacy of HealthKit

Nov 14, 2014 1:34 am

FTC is speaking with Apple regarding Apple Watch health data privacy

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Automakers step up in their effort to protect driver privacy

Nov 13, 2014 11:30 pm

Automakers in the United States have given the FTC a letter regarding customer privacy

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Ex-teen hacker apologizes to Paris Hilton for stealing pictures

Nov 4, 2014 10:30 pm

Hacker who stole nude photographs of Paris Hilton in 2005 is headed back to prison, but not before apologizing to the hotel heiress turned actress/DJ

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GCHQ chief says digital privacy is not an 'absolute right' for users

Nov 4, 2014 9:30 pm

Don't expect the GCHQ to change its course on snooping and surveillance, with new chief saying privacy was never an "absolute right" for users

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Apple CEO Tim Cook recently was in China to discuss privacy

Oct 27, 2014 6:38 pm

Apple CEO Tim Cook met with Chinese government officials to discuss privacy concerns as it wants to expand Apple Pay into China

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Anonabox, a $45 router that routes your traffic through Tor

Oct 14, 2014 9:31 am

Anonabox hits Kickstarter, and for $45 it will anonymize your Internet traffic, routing your Internet connection through the Tor network

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Verizon will pay $7.4 million for violating subscriber privacy

Sep 3, 2014 10:30 pm

Verizon and the FCC reach a settlement, and the company will pay a $7.4 million fine to end privacy investigation

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Thousands rally behind lawsuit that claims Facebook broke EU data law

Aug 5, 2014 11:03 pm

Over 17,000 people have joined a lawsuit against Facebook accusing it of assisting the NSA's spying programme

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Russia wants source code from Apple and SAP to prove they're not spies

Jul 31, 2014 8:06 pm

Citing surveillance concerns in a post-Snowden revelations world, Russia now wants to see source code from Apple and SAP

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Russia posts hundreds of thousands dollar bounty to de-anonymize Tor

Jul 28, 2014 9:03 pm

Russia's Ministry of Internal Affairs is offering a fat wad of cash to whoever can successfully de-anonymize The Onion Router

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Obama administration: Fourth Amendment doesn't apply to online storage

Jul 15, 2014 3:32 am

This shouldn't surprise you, but the US government has said that online storage isn't protected by the Fourth Amendment

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