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  1. At least 14 hurt in deck collapse at North Carolina beachRead the original story

    8 min ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... I can't give you a whole lot of detail but we've seen some orthopedic injuries," she added, citing patient privacy laws. She declined to elaborate further on a young child she said was injured. Identities and relations of those injured weren't ...


  2. Opinion: Unregulated Technology Threatens Americans' Right to Privacy - IGNRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | IGN

    ... has been acquiescence. Acceptance of universal surveillance is now the default setting for our expectations on privacy, and that's a very bad thing. Facebook recently revealed that their newest recognition technology is pretty good at figuring out ...


  3. Salinas police officers cleared in violent arrest; suspect to face chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Monterey County Herald

    ... on leave due to injuries he sustained during Velasco's arrest, though he would not disclose the injuries out of privacy concerns. Following the arrest, McMillin said Velasco's injuries included several stitches to the head, a broken leg and bruising ...


  4. MasterCard Tests Facial Scans For Mobile ...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | InformationWeek

    ... plan is a great idea. Robert Lee, the co-founder of consulting firm Dragos Security, told CNN Money: "From a privacy aspect it's awful -- but from a business perspective, I don't understand why they'd accept that risk." Yet, the use of biometrics is ...


  5. Russian Parliament approves the internet privacy lawRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | I4U Future Technology News

    Russia's lower parliament has endorsed a questionable law empowering individuals to demand that certain individual data about them should not show up in the history of web indexes. Officials in the State Duma voted for the bill , which now should be marked into law by Russian President Vladimir Putin.


  6. Facing transparency head-onRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... ease the search for those photos that include your father, daughter or significant other. We recognize that privacy concerns about misuses of facial recognition exist. But privacy and innovation need not be mutually exclusive, as some seem to ...


  7. Montcalm Co. infant dies of suspected bacterial infectionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    ... the child - call your doctor immediately. However, they are not releasing the name of the one-year-old infant due to privacy concerns. "It won't completely satisfy people but legally it's what we have to do. We can't release the name or even the ...


  8. 'We blame the sick for being expensive': The mother whose baby cost AOL $1 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    After AOL's CEO told employees he was cutting retirement benefits partly because of the cost of Deanna Fei's 'distressed baby', the mother fought back Deanna Fei is not a healthcare expert. She is also not a privacy expert.


  9. Obama administration spied on German media as well as its governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KSFO-AM San Francisco

    ... not spying on ordinary people who don't threaten our national security. We also have made clear that we take their privacy concerns into account." Price would not discuss the specific matter of the Obama administration's spying on Der Spiegel and ...


  10. Why can't we watch the police?Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... their job performance. The police pretend that the release of videotapes of their workdays will violate the privacy rights of officers and civilians who are seen on tape. The concern for civilians can easily be remedied, in the same way the police ...


  11. Patriotic MothersRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... where our human rights are protected. The rights of Americans after the 911 have increasing been eroded, the privacy, law enforcement that looks more military that community peace keepers, government has gotten bigger and fatter. One area that ...


  12. Russians Get Glimpse of Internet 'Troll Factory'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Voice of America

    ... chance to make their activities transparent." Doug Bernard covers cyber-issues for VOA, focusing on Internet privacy, security and censorship circumvention. Previously he edited VOA's "Digital Frontiers" blog, produced the "Daily Download" webcast ...


  13. Wellness Programs: Convenience KeyRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    ... offered by health plan sponsor: Lack of time 27% Inconvenient location 25% Inconvenient time 24% Awareness 17% Privacy concerns 14% Pressure to get work done 13% Security concerns 13% Lack of support from supervisor 10% Job duties do not allow 9% ...


  14. Apple's War On Big DataBy Kaiser FungRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Beast

    Tim Cook has launched an assault on Google and Facebook's Big Data model, even as most consumers remain in the dark about how companies use their personal information. In recent remarks to the Electronic Privacy Information Center, Apple's CEO Tim Cook declared that "people have a fundamental right to privacy."


  15. PAY-PER-MILE? Oregon launches program to tax drivers by distanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox News

    ... usage fee alliance, 28 states are in various stages of following down the same road. However, there are also privacy concerns. Two of the three OReGO systems track and store a car's every move. "To put a GPS monitor in everybody's car, the ...


  16. As FCC Flexes New Consumer Protection and Privacy Regulatory...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | JD Supra

    ... telecommunications service providers not only for deceptive business practices, but increasingly to enforce data privacy and security principles against telecommunications service providers that collect certain data on their customers, as ...


  17. Caution urged after Montcalm County child dies of suspected meningitisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    Montcalm County residents are asked to closely monitor their health after a one-year-old child died of what is believed to be complications of meningitis. Leslie Kinnee, public information officer for the Mid-Michigan District Health Department, said in a statement she could not release the name of the child because of privacy concerns.


  18. Google Glass 2: What's the story so far?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    ... chance to buy Glass for $1,500 (990). They started to receive their first devices by 2014, which led to a rise in privacy concerns as well as the term "glasshole" (it's used to describe people who do not use Glass in a socially-acceptable manner). ...


  19. Russian lawmakers vote to adopt privacy lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Jurist

    ... than a similar law implemented [JURIST report] by the European Union (EU) [official website] in February 2012. Privacy laws and privacy retention issues have sparked controversy for several years as technology has developed at an astonishing pace. ...


  20. Russian parliament approves Internet privacy billRead the original story

    Friday | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... Vladimir Putin, has been criticized by Russian web companies who are concerned about balancing rights to personal privacy against the freedom of information. "We believe that control over dissemination of information should not restrict free access ...