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  1. 10 privacy steps for every districtRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | ESchool News

    It would be hard to name an issue that has taken the education technology world by storm as has student data privacy over the past year.


  2. Sheriffa s department refuses to name deputy who shot and killed an innocent Pico Rivera manRead the original story

    24 min ago | Pasadena Star-News

    ... Act request, note that releasing the names of the deputies, “constitute an unwarranted invasion of personal privacy” regarding personnel files; and secondly, “disclosure of a particular item of information would endanger the ...


  3. Drone operators could face charges of voyeurism or criminal harassment: VPDRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | GlobalNews

    ... "They vary from altitude where it is a concern for low-flying aircraft," says Fincham. "The majority of them are privacy concerns, where the craft is being flown in a manner where it is close to somebody's apartment and somebody is concerned that ...


  4. Big data ought to evolve organically, not by regulationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABA Banking Journal

    ... Economic Council. The working group issued a report in May that weighed the benefits of big data against potential privacy and discrimination concerns. The report in turn asked the Commerce Department to request comments on "how the Consumer Privacy ...


  5. It's time for advertisers to leave the wild west of data. Here's whyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | VentureBeat

    In the ongoing dialogue surrounding the issue of consumer privacy, one constant has emerged: Consumers today are more willing to trade their personal data for services, incentives and rewards that provide them with value.


  6. A first step in reining in the NSARead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... of the Senate Judiciary Committee, has proposed a version of the bill that is significantly more protective of privacy than one passed by the House in May. Like the House bill, Leahy's proposal would end the NSA's bulk collection of telephone ...


  7. Google has a clever plan to get your kids hooked on Gmail and YouTubeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... up an account. This particular move doesn't come without its share of controversy, especially considering Google's privacy-infringing actions in the past and the fact that strict laws govern what Internet companies can do when it comes to kids ...


  8. Google considering YouTube, Gmail accounts for kids - reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... 13, but it is tough to catch users who sign up by providing false information. A U.S. law called Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, or COPPA, imposes strict controls on the collection and use of information about children under 13. Google's ...


  9. How to protect celebrities from paparazzi dronesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    California was one of many states that strengthened its privacy laws after the shocking death of Princess Diana, who was fleeing paparazzi when her car crashed in a Paris tunnel in 1997.


  10. Aptible is a one-stop powerhouse of health data-privacy complianceRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | VentureBeat

    ... insurer clients. The company provides an application deployment platform that helps digital health developers build privacy-compliant features into their apps and services. It provides web servers, app servers, databases, load balancers, network ...


  11. Launches Internet Privacy Platform that Gives Internet Users Control Over Their DataRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Internet users concerned with privacy, cyber crime, and unauthorized data collection can now take control of their personal information with, which launched today.


  12. Google Might Soon Allow Kids to H...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | MediaPost

    ... the age of 13 Gmail addresses. The junior email accounts would be run with parental control. The Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) requires tech companies to follow strict rules about collecting information about children under 13, ...


  13. I'll Trade My Social Profile in Exchange for Job SecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Truthdig

    ... University, said there were obvious pitfalls. "First of all, it is naive to think that if you trade off your privacy rights (eg access to one's social media) that an employer can ever guarantee job security," he said. "Second, I can't see, if an ...


  14. The Fox 103.5 morning host Michael 'Floorwax' Steinke is MIARead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Denver Post

    ... have nothing to say about the disappearance of Michael Floorwax from the KRFX morning show. "Out of respect for his privacy," the company has no comment, said Greg Foster, VP-programming for Clear Channel in the Denver market. Floorwax's longtime ...


  15. Golden Frog Announces Public Beta for Cyphr, Its Encrypted Messaging ApplicationRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Information Technology

    08/19/14 -- Golden Frog, a global privacy company best known as the provider of the premium personal VPN service VyprVPN, today expanded its privacy offerings by launching a secure messaging application into public beta. Cyphr is as easy-to-use as ...


  16. 5Why CSIS' Twitter faux pas was worse than that time the Red Cross got slizzerdRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... own." Andrea Peterson covers technology policy for The Washington Post, with an emphasis on cybersecurity, consumer privacy, transparency, surveillance and open government. SECTION: {section=business/technology, subsection=null}!!! INITIAL ...


  17. emily_badger_and_zachary_a_goldfarbRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... the taxi-line at airports, along busy downtown streets and on highways. While tech companies have had to fight over privacy laws and patent rules in Washington, Uber faces a dizzying array of local laws developed by city councils, taxicab ...


  18. US government refuses to release info on site securityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    ... security breaches from occurring). The agency cited the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy Rule in its denial. The Obama administration promised not to withhold information over "speculative or abstract fears," a ...


  19. NMSU: Stolen laptops contained personal data of 170 studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KOB-TV New Mexico

    ... and "other student information" was kept. NMSU says it has launched an investigation "as per applicable federal data-privacy regulations" to determine what information was specifically stolen, but said that it appeared "the thief was not targeting ...


  20. Time Is Running Out to Complain About the Complaint PortalRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... responses will be extremely limited and generic so as to ensure that they do not violate any consumer financial privacy laws or regulations. Indeed, the Graham Leach Bliley Act ("GLB") even prohibits acknowledging that someone is your customer. The ...