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3 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com
The decisions drew a rebuke from the chief justice, who argued people's privacy rights were violated in each instance.
4 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -
In the name of patient privacy, a security guard at a hospital in Springfield, Mo., threatened a mother with jail for trying to take a photograph of her own son.
4 hrs ago | ProPublica
A 1996 law known as HIPAA has been cited to scold a mom taking a picture of her son in a hospital, to keep information away from police investigating a possible rape at a nursing home, and to threaten VA whistleblowers.
4 hrs ago | National Public Radio
A Missouri mother recently posted this video on YouTube of what she claims to be an encounter with hospital security after taking a picture of her son during an audiology test.
7 hrs ago | PC World
The consumer privacy class action lawsuit, filed Wednesday by Collin Green, a citizen of the state of Louisiana, alleged that the security breach was the result of eBay's inadequate security in regard to protecting identity information of its millions of customers.
8 hrs ago | CBS Local
From TVs to automobiles, buying new often means getting the latest technology, from touch screens to wi-fi capability.
9 hrs ago | The Hill
Members of the tech industry and estate lawyers are pushing Congress to tweak an email privacy law to ensure that digital accounts don't die when their users do.
As modern media outlets struggle with the uncertainty of journalism's future, they should keep a close eye on social entrepreneurs who are pioneering new media models by reimagining the roles of the audience, the journalist, and the media enterprise.
A mom is accused of violating her seven-year-old son's medical privacy by taking a picture of him being examined by a doctor.
A canvas fingerprinting expose making news rounds is that the White House and YouPorn websites are both in the bed with a pervasive online tracking method which shadows online browsers.
Johns Hopkins patient privacy violation didn't involve Google Glass or wearables but indicates why the healthcare industry must head off trouble with wearables in clinical settings.
DROPBOX HAS DEFENDED its record on privacy following allegations by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden that it is " hostile to privacy ".
CYREN , a global provider of cloud-based security solutions, today announced that CYREN received the TRUSTe Cloud Data Privacy Certification as well as EU and Swiss Safe Harbor Certifications recognized by the U.S. Department of Commerce.
After evaluating each claim of each sub-class in the suit, Magistrate Judge Paul S. Grewal has allowed two claims of the "Android Application Disclosure Subclass," which includes all persons and entities in the U.S. that acquired an Android-powered device between Aug. 19, 2004 and the present, and downloaded at least one Android application through ... (more)
It turns out people are not so content with the services providing their online social interactions - regardless of how much time they may spend on their social media accounts.
Two members of the British Parliament are seeking judicial review of a surveillance law that extends U.K. data retention rules and was rushed through by the government.
The Canadian government on Tuesday invited remote communities across the country that lack high-speed Internet access to make a claim to get some of the C$305 million it plans to spend over the next three years to upgrade access.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 10:52 am
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