News on Privacy continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
Which Is the Only State That...
Do gun control laws need to be more or less strict than they are now?
Activists accused the United States on Sunday of trying to railroad a new Pacific trade pact with 11 key partners as their trade ministers entered a second day of secretive talks.
When Dr. Heather Evans, a trauma surgeon at Seattle's Harborview Medical Center, stepped into the operating room wearing an eyeglasses-like, Internet-connected device known as Google Glass, she quickly realized its potential and its pitfalls.
Raising concerns about consumer privacy, California's health exchange has given insurance agents the names and contact information for tens of thousands of people who went online to check out coverage but didn't ask to be contacted.
You've been hearing a lot lately about the extent to which the NSA has been gathering personal data on ordinary people, but did you know that Wal-Mart can tell you're pregnant before you've necessarily told all your friends, and it ain't because your bump is showing? Yup.
The United States and its key intelligence allies are quietly working behind the scenes to kneecap a mounting movement in the United Nations to promote a universal human right to online privacy, according to diplomatic sources and an internal American government document obtained by The Cable .
It is time to reclaim our right to be left alone. An advertising company reviewed 600,000 calls consumers made to businesses over a year's time and scanned the conversations for salty language.
Facing a challenge in balancing mental health privacy and public safety considerations, the gun violence task force appointed by House Speaker Robert DeLeo will hold its final hearing on Dec. 13 with a report issued in the following weeks, according to its chairman.
Citing privacy concerns, the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles has decided to back off plans to comply with federal driver's license rules.
Private investigator Garth Bruen can't reliably determine who owns and operates disturbing Web sites because of the cloak of anonymity enjoyed by many businesses online.
Art has undergone a significant change in the last century. Dyson's bagless vacuum cleaner, for example, was installed in New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art in 1996 , only 23 years after the death of Picasso.
Amazon's nascent plan to use unmanned drones to deliver packages to customers has already raised strong privacy concerns that could ultimately nip it in the bud.
With iBeacon, Apple hopes to guide you around once you're inside, whether it's to pick up an order, upgrade to a new iPhone or shop for a pair of headphones.
Widespread Internet surveillance by governments, whether carried out directly or by accessing private-sector databases, is a major threat to the data protection and privacy rights of individuals.
Jake Romero , an attorney in the Privacy & Security and Corporate & Securities Practices of Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. , has been credentialed as a Certified Information Privacy Professional/United States , having passed the rigorous CIPP/US exam along with the requisite Certification Foundation exam.
Twitter will begin showing ads to users based on their browsing history, it said on Thursday, becoming the latest Internet company to employ the controversial but increasingly widespread tracking technology.
The average smartphone user has 26 apps installed . If recent research conducted by HP is any indication, approximately, well, all of them, come with privacy or security concerns of some sort.