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  1. Twitter to promote app downloads in mobile timelinesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Network World

    ... and real-time location data to serve targeted mobile ads. Loek is Amsterdam Correspondent and covers online privacy, intellectual property, open-source and online payment issues for the IDG News Service. Follow him on Twitter at @loekessers or email ...

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  2. Cannabis Crooks Use Infrared Drones to Identify and Rob Growing FarmsRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Breitbart.com

    ... impact of drones on our laws and regulations for years to come and it is time the Government started listening about privacy concerns about the misuse of drones."

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  3. European Tycoon Accuses Google of Trying to Create a 'Digital Superstate'Read the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Breitbart.com

    One of Europe's most powerful media tycoons has accused Google of seeking to create a digital 'superstate' outside the control of national regulators and privacy laws.

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  4. New Facebook feature notifies users when friends are nearby: Useful or creepy?Read the original story

    40 min ago | The Post-Standard

    ... but the company seems to be taking as many precautions as possible to ensure the new feature upholds users' privacy. This includes making Nearby Friends optional and providing users with many options through the feature's settings. Nearby Friends ...

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  5. White House updating online privacy policyRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | ECNmag

    A new Obama administration privacy policy released Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to WhiteHouse.gov, mobile apps and social media sites, and it clarifies that online comments, whether tirades or tributes, are in the open domain.

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  6. How to cut the costs of TV viewingHow to cut the costs of TV...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Journal and Courier

    ... talk show, Kim takes calls and dispenses advice on today's digital lifestyle, from smartphones and tablets to online privacy and data hacks. For her daily tips, newsletters and more, visit www.komando.com . E-mail her at techcomments@usatoday.com .

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  7. White House Updates Online Privacy PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    A new Obama administration privacy policy released Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to WhiteHouse.gov, mobile apps and social media sites, and it clarifies that online comments, whether tirades or tributes, are in the open domain.

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  8. The White House finally has an online privacy policy you can probably understandRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Friday the White House updated its online privacy policy . The major difference? Readers might be able to actually understand it now.

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  9. Twitter to promote app downloads in mobile timelinesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | InfoWorld

    ... and real-time location data to serve targeted mobile ads. Loek is Amsterdam Correspondent and covers online privacy, intellectual property, open-source and online payment issues for the IDG News Service. Follow him on Twitter at @loekessers or email ...

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  10. "Open House" at New Shoreline Medical Center in Westbrook, on Saturday, April 19Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | LocalOnlineNews.tv

    ... will include an expanded emergency center with 24 beds and an urgent care area for non-emergency patients. Patient privacy will be also be improved at the new center, and there will be a separate outside entrance to the adjoining outpatient area. In ...

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  11. Online Privacy: Track Which Apps Access Your Personal InformationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Mac Observer

    ... have to my online accounts and personal data. MyPermissions is free to use, as is their iPhone app . Giving up your privacy online, however, could end up being very expensive, so go ahead and take an active role in policing exactly what the apps you ...

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  12. SEC Says the Cyber Police Are ComingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Pretty soon we'll all be data privacy lawyers. The SEC is certainly doing its part to ensure that comes to pass.

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  13. BYOD: Where the Employee and the Enterprise IntersectRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... work-related information. Employers must be upfront and specific about what employees can expect with regard to the privacy of their personal information.[3] When rolling out BYOD programs, employers should craft an acceptable use policy that takes ...

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  14. Federal Court Refuses to Dismiss FTC Data Security AuthorityRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... has brought dozens of legal actions against organizations that have been alleged to have violated consumers' privacy rights or failed to maintain adequate security for sensitive personal information. These prior enforcement actions have all settled. ...

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  15. FTC Still In Charge Of Privacy Enforcement: Ten Lessons From WyndhamRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | JD Supra

    is the most active and aggressive federal government agency to investigate and enforce data privacy and security laws against businesses. Section 5 of the FTC Act empowers the agency to bring enforcement actions against businesses for unfair or ...

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  16. U.S. and U.K. Sign Memorandum of Understanding for Collaboration on Data Privacy EnforcementRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Citing the increasing frequency with which consumer information crosses international borders and the need for coordinated monitoring and enforcement strategies related to consumer privacy, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission entered into a with its U.K. counterpart, the Information Commissioner's Office.

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  17. Next Generation State Privacy Law: Regulating the Commercial Use of DronesRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... its customers gravitate to or avoid. As is true with many new technologies, drones raise complex and often troubling privacy issues (remember your first cell phonea it didn't have a camera or location services, right?). We can also show you Legal ...

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  18. States Further Attempt to Protect Minors' Privacy OnlineRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | JD Supra

    The California bill, which was enacted in September 2013 and takes effect January 1, 2015, was one of the first bills to extend online privacy protections to minors 13 or older, which is the age group not protected by the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act , the federal law protecting children's online privacy.

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  19. Alberta Arbitration Board Rules Random Drug and Alcohol Testing UnreasonableRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... by the imposition of the random testing policy in the dangerous workplace is proportional to the harm to employee privacy. The majority of the Board (one of the three panel members, Suncor's nominee, had a dissenting view [1]) rejected the random ...

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  20. Google and Microsoft Update Their E-Mail Privacy PoliciesRead the original story

    Yesterday | JD Supra

    Google and Microsoft have both recently updated their policies regarding the privacy of e-mail contents.

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