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  1. Free Hands Do Not Mean Free MindsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Psychology Today

    ... "computers on wheels" and expressed concerns about the possibilities of cars being hacked causing safety as well as privacy concerns. While acknowledging these potential problems, Secretary Chao emphasized the importance of remaining open to new ...

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  2. Software Bug at Internet-Service Provider Sparks Privacy ConcernsRead the original story

    26 min ago | WRKO-AM Brighton

    A software bug at Cloudflare that caused it to leak data has created a potential security headache for thousands of its corporate customers.

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  3. Insider Selling: Guidance Software, Inc. (GUID) Major Shareholder Sells 145,174 Shares of StockRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... of endpoint investigation solutions for cybersecurity analytics, security incident response, e-discovery, data privacy and forensic analysis. The Company has five segments, which include Products, Subscription, Professional services, Training and ...

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  4. Smart toys are a minefield, for both toymakers and parents - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CNet News

    ... version of the Amazon Echo or Google Home speakers . The contrasts illustrate the fine line between protecting one's privacy and the desire to create compelling and engaging products. It's the same broader debate that's raging throughout the ...

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  5. Amazon is still refusing to hand over Alexa recordings for a murder investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... arguing that the Benton County prosecutors haven't established that their investigation is more important than the privacy rights of its customers, while prosecutors claim that any captured audio could help them to identify who was present. Benton ...

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  6. How to easily keep your cloud files private with RcloneRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PC World

    When cloud storage services first came on the scene, personal data security wasn't a common feature. Even now, as concern over data privacy has grown, many cloud storage services don't encrypt the user's data by default.

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  7. WhatsApp Major Update - Bet you didn't know you could do this to your ...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Star

    ... stopping you being bombarded with a mass of updates every time you open the app. For those concerned about potential privacy concerns, WhatsApp has stressed that all Status updates are covered by end-to-end encryption. Launched in time to mark the ...

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  8. CSPs Risk Losing Customers to Global Digital Giants, Accenture Survey FindsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... to the internet (13 percent), the set-up does not work (12 percent), among others such as a lack of personalization, privacy concerns or customer support. The home is becoming a connected and personalised ecosystem of services and CSPs have a ...

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  9. Amazon refuses to hand over Alexa info for murder probeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Amazon is resisting an effort by Arkansas prosecutors to obtain potential recordings from a slaying suspect's Amazon Echo smart speaker, saying authorities haven't established that their investigation is more important than a customer's privacy rights, The Associated Press said. The issue comes in the investigation into the death of Victor Collins, who was found floating face-up in a hot tub in a friend's Bentonville home in November 2015.

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  10. Google Intros Troll-Fighting ToolRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    ... app or reconnecting to their services,'' he said. "All it knows is that your application is dormant." That's due to privacy concerns, and practical considerations that take into account multiple devices, new devices and user error, Reed said. "We ...

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  11. Amazon Intros Video Calling ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    ... $15 per user, per month. Microsoft vows GDPR compliance in all cloud services when enforcement of the new EU data privacy regulation begins in May 2018, but companies still must take action to avoid fines. With less than 15 months left before ...

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  12. Protect Biometric Privacy in MontanaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Eff.org

    Legislatures around the country are beginning to acknowledge the threat to our privacy presented by companies collecting and using our biometric information-the physical and behavioral characteristics that make us unique. Following on a biometric privacy law passed in Illinois in 2008, lawmakers in Montana are aiming to make Big Sky Country the latest state to enact protections for our faces, fingerprints, irises, and other biometric markers.

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  13. Publisher Data Leakage Lives On; Sinclair Broadcasting Groups Tries ProgrammaticRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | AdExchanger.com

    ... portal that doesn't use news feed data. Filloux's theory is nice, but it runs into the age-old roadblock of consumer privacy on walled gardens: Publishers would need access to Facebook's data to dynamically price content based on what users are ...

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  14. Minn. House Passes Real ID BillRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | WDIO

    The Minnesota House has passed a Real ID bill by a vote of 72-58 after years of concern about government overreach and data privacy surrounding the federal law. Lawmakers are staring down a Jan. 2018 deadline to distribute federally-approved IDs before Minnesota residents are barred from boarding domestic flights and entering military bases with their old IDs.

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  15. An Introduction to Biometric RecognitionRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... of the field of biometrics and summarize some of its advantages, disadvantages, strengths, limitations, and related privacy concerns.

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  16. Georgia DL Trenton Thompson withdraws from school for 'significant medical issue'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    ... at the hospital were negative for OxyContin. We cannot release any further information at this time due to federal privacy laws. Due to the medical issues, Trenton is withdrawing from classes this semester, and his family requests privacy during ...

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  17. Amidst medical mystery, Georgia's Trenton Thompson withdraws from spring semester classesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | MSNBC

    ... at the hospital were negative for OxyContin. We cannot release any further information at this time due to federal privacy laws. Due to the medical issues, Trenton is withdrawing from classes this semester, and his family requests privacy during ...

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  18. UGA's Trenton Thompson withdrawing from classes after being hospitalized overnight ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | SavannahNow

    ... at the hospital were negative for OxyContin. We cannot release any further information at this time due to federal privacy laws. Due to the medical issues, Trenton is withdrawing from classes this semester, and his family requests privacy during ...

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  19. Admissions weighs deleting admitted student Facebook groups in wake...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Daily Pennsylvanian

    ... that the group shouldn't have an expiration date, noting that such a policy wouldn't necessarily address the privacy concerns that led to the GroupMe incident. Welde said many admits have started their own student-regulated GroupMe chats, which ...

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  20. Minnesota House passes Real ID billRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Washington Times

    The Minnesota House has passed a Real ID bill by a vote of 72-58 after years of concern about government overreach and data privacy surrounding the federal law. Lawmakers are staring down a Jan. 2018 deadline to distribute federally-approved IDs before Minnesota residents are barred from boarding domestic flights and entering military bases with their old IDs.

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