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  1. Authorities say two co-workers overdosed on SpiceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... County Sheriff's Office refused to identify the other victim, a 19-year-old man from Harrisonburg, citing patient privacy laws. The second man has not been charged, Dellinger said. Dellinger said deputies were called to George's Chicken at 19992 ...


  2. McConnell Introduces Bill to Reauthorize Patriot Act Until 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | National Journal

    ... leaders should be working across the aisle on legislation that protects both our national security and Americans' privacy rights, but instead they are trying to quietly pass a straight reauthorization of the bulk collection program that has been ...


  3. Choose openness in police body cam viewing debateRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    Finding the right balance between government transparency and the right to privacy has long been a challenge, and it's one that is finding fertile new ground thanks to the nationwide push to equip police officers with body cameras.


  4. U.S. Secretary Of Homeland Security Warns About The Dangers Of Pervasive EncryptionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TechCrunch

    ... to find criminal activity and potential terrorist activity." Johnson concluded with a colorful description of privacy and freedom, calling them "the things that constitute our greatest homeland security." His remarks were very similar to President ...


  5. S.C. Senate panel OKs body camera plan for patrol officers; House wants trial periodRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    A Senate committee voted Tuesday to require all patrol officers in South Carolina to wear body cameras, but a House panel wants a trial run first because of the cost and privacy concerns. Lawmakers have pushed cameras to the top of their priorities this session after the shooting April 4 of Walter Scott, an unarmed black man, by a white North Charleston police officer accused of murder because of a passerby's cellphone video of the killing.


  6. Epcor CEO steps down after two yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... company announced Tuesday. "It's entirely a personal decision," LeRiche said. He did not elaborate further, citing privacy concerns. Stevens was unavailable for comment Tuesday. Stevens, 55, officially took the top executive job at Epcor in March ...


  7. Apple boosts US lobbying spendingRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Hawk Eye

    The Cupertino, Calif.-based tech company spent $1.24 million during the quarter, compared with $1.07 million in the comparable quarter last year, Apple said in a lobbying report filed Monday. Apple listed a variety of subjects, such as taxation and consumer privacy, as topics of its discussions with government officials.


  8. Apple Boosts U.S. Lobbying Spending, Advocates on Mobile PaymentRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... Apple said in a lobbying report filed Monday. Apple listed a variety of subjects, such as taxation and consumer privacy, as topics of its discussions with government officials. The company's representatives also advocated on "issues related to ...


  9. Charred Home Still Standing 7 Months After FireRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KAAL-TV Austin

    ... the homeowner's attorney and state representatives; however. the city can only get so much information due to data privacy. "It's a hazard, it stinks, it's not attractive. Nobody can blame them however... we don't. I don't necessarily want to see ...


  10. Q&A: Reporter Delves Into World of 'Digital Play'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Education Week

    ... quality of the games (both commercial and educational) that often get played, and everything from violence to data privacy still raise the hackles of some. Even so, Mr. Toppo, who is quick to acknowledge that "a lot of what's out there is trash," ...


  11. Perspecsys' AppProtex Cloud Data Protection Platform Honored as Gold...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Information Technology

    ... the organization, and is protected in-transit, at-rest and in ue within the cloud, issues associated with data privacy, security and residency compliance are completely addressed. In addition to securing the data, the AppProtex Cloud Data Protection ...


  12. Senate intelligence chief defends his plan to curb cyberattacksRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    ... on the bill and some commentary from senators on the panel. That document has further raised concerns among privacy groups that the proposal, as well as two similar ones in the House of Representatives, wouldn't do enough to rein in domestic spying. ...


  13. Obama administration supports McCaul and Ratcliffe cybersecurity billRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... said. Ratcliffe is optimistic that the House will approve the bill. He said the measure is both "pro-security, pro-privacy." "I very much present this asone that accomplishes that balance of facilitating the sharing of cyber information, cyber ...


  14. State AGs' Interest in Privacy and Cybersecurity - No End in SightRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | JD Supra

    State AGs continue to have a strong interest in privacy, and despite efforts on Capitol Hill to pass national legislation that would, in many instances, preempt state privacy laws , there is no indication this interest will let up any time soon. AGs, privacy, and digital protection was the topic of a multi-day conference of the National Association of Attorneys General this past week in Biloxi, Mississippi.


  15. Marble Security Names Duo NZ Ltd. as Value Added Distributor for...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    ... AppHawk solution provides enterprises with comprehensive visibility into and protection against these malicious and privacy-leaking iOS and Android apps. AppHawk is powered by Marble Security's app analysis engine and database of more than 3.5 ...


  16. Avengers: Age of Ultron' Is Overkill By Jen YamatoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

    ... name of national security, with a high-stakes conflict over civil liberties, government surveillance, and personal privacy on the horizon in 2016's Captain America: Civil War . And that's a start for what could become Hollywood's most intriguing era ...


  17. USPS Accused Of Abusing Spy ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    ... and targeting of individuals for political purposes, which the IG warned could "lead to public concerns over privacy of mail, and harm the Postal Service's brand." (RELATED: USPS Quietly Surveilling More Mail Than Previously Reported) After ...


  18. A credible threat to California's transgender bathroom lawRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    In late 2013, the group Privacy For All tried to repeal a new California law allowing transgender students to use the bathroom facilities and play on sports teams of the gender with which they identify. Happily, it failed.


  19. Phorm Corporation Limited ("Phorm" or the "Company") Operational UpdateRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... company that makes content and advertising more relevant to the consumer. Phorm's innovative platform preserves user privacy and delivers a more interesting online experience. Phorm's industry leading technology enables its Internet Service Provider ...


  20. US Congress to vote on 'cybersecurity' bills that are basically surveillance bills in disguiseRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Boing Boing

    ... that describe the bill's deficiencies here and here . If passed, the bills will adversely affect all Americans' privacy, but they have particularly critical consequences for journalists and whistleblowers, so we wanted to highlight those concerns ...