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'Privacy' search engines see jump after NSA row - Science News

'Privacy' search engines see jump after NSA row - Science News | Web Privacy | Scoop.it
Internet users are taking a fresh look at 'privacy' search engines that do not store data or track online activity, in light of the flap over US government surveillance.
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Student Suspended for Refusing to Wear a School-Issued RFID Tracker | Threat Level | Wired.com

Student Suspended for Refusing to Wear a School-Issued RFID Tracker | Threat Level | Wired.com | Web Privacy | Scoop.it
A Texas high school student is being suspended for refusing to wear a radio-frequency identification chip implanted on student ID cards.
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10 Incredibly Simple Things You Should Be Doing To Protect Your Privacy - Forbes

10 Incredibly Simple Things You Should Be Doing To Protect Your Privacy - Forbes | Web Privacy | Scoop.it
Privacy for dummies.(RT @Forbes: 10 incredibly simple things you should be doing to protect your privacy: http://t.co/dolEaVEp #ForbesGreatestHits...)...
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Surveillance | Homeland Security News Wire

Surveillance | Homeland Security News Wire | Web Privacy | Scoop.it
#Homeland #Security now opening and reading people's mail http://t.co/hxYJOpMB #privacy #civil #liberty #tyranny #spy #statism #tcot #p2...
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New Facebook Policy - conflicts with European Law

Washington Post: New Facebook policy conflicts with European law, concerns privacy advocates http://t.co/r2byBGfq...
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Senate turf war brewing over online privacy - The Hill (blog)

Senate turf war brewing over online privacy - The Hill (blog) | Web Privacy | Scoop.it
Senate turf war brewing over online privacyThe Hill (blog)The leaders of the Senate Commerce Committee sent a clear message to ...
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Feds Settle Twitter's Privacy Case, But Twitter Still Has Security ...

Feds Settle Twitter's Privacy Case, But Twitter Still Has Security ... | Web Privacy | Scoop.it
The Federal Trade Commission announced that it has settled its case against Twitter stemming from two incidents of hackers' ...
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Al Franken: Facebook's Proposed Privacy Plan Puts Users at Great Risk

Al Franken: Facebook's Proposed Privacy Plan Puts Users at Great Risk | Web Privacy | Scoop.it
Armed with nothing more than a Facebook user's phone number and home address, anyone with an Internet connection can obtain ...
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Facebook Privacy: 10 Settings Every User Needs to Know

Facebook Privacy: 10 Settings Every User Needs to Know | Web Privacy | Scoop.it
We've entered Facebook's maze of privacy options and came out on the other side bruised, battered, but with 10 essential settings in our hands. Disregard them at your own peril! (RT @courosa: "Facebook Privacy: 10 Settings Every User Needs to Know" http://is.gd/V2gM6p)
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Parents, Teens, and Online Privacy | Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project

Parents have a range of concerns about how their children’s online activities might affect their privacy and many have taken steps to monitor their children and encourage online safety (RT @mludloff: RT @zephoria: "Parents, Teens, and Online Privacy"...
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As long its anonymous doesn't seem to bad ........

As long its anonymous doesn't seem to bad ........ | Web Privacy | Scoop.it
Mannequins fitted with facial recognition software are tracking the age, sex and race of retail customers so that companies can rebrand and market their stores accordingly (Ne samo Veliki brat, tudi ta krotke lutke v izložbah:
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Senate bill rewrite lets feds read your e-mail without warrants

Senate bill rewrite lets feds read your e-mail without warrants | Web Privacy | Scoop.it
Proposed law scheduled for a vote next week originally increased Americans' e-mail privacy. Then law enforcement complained. Now it increases government access to e-mail and other digital files. Read this article by Declan McCullagh on CNET News.
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Unfortunately! -- Facebook and Google know that we value conformity more than our privacy

Unfortunately! -- Facebook and Google know that we value conformity more than our privacy | Web Privacy | Scoop.it
Julian Assange's new book, "Cypherpunks", has failed to understand something fundamental about the internet.
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Privacy and Tracking - Truth on the Market

For my first few posts I am going to write about privacy. This is a hot topic. Senators McCain and Kerry are floating a ...
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DOJ wins access to WikiLeaks-related Twitter accounts | Privacy Inc. - CNET News

DOJ wins access to WikiLeaks-related Twitter accounts | Privacy Inc. - CNET News | Web Privacy | Scoop.it
Judge grants Justice Department access to Twitter accounts, including details about associated IP and e-mail addresses, but not text of private messages. Read this blog post by Declan McCullagh on Privacy Inc.. (DOJ wins access to WikiLeaks-related Twitter accounts | Privacy Inc. - CNET News: http://cnet.co/igY0T4)
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Easily share photos, music, movies & files - Free Trial | DAD

Easily share photos, music, movies & files - Free Trial | DAD | Web Privacy | Scoop.it
Find out what DAD is and how it can help manage, organise and share your digital media simply. Try for free.
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Twitter Settles with FTC Over Privacy Breaches - PC Magazine

Twitter Settles with FTC Over Privacy Breaches - PC Magazine | Web Privacy | Scoop.it
Consumer AffairsTwitter Settles with FTC Over Privacy BreachesPC MagazineIt found that Twitter deceived consumers and put their ...
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Data Mining: How Companies Now Know Everything About You

Data Mining: How Companies Now Know Everything About You | Web Privacy | Scoop.it
Every detail of your life -- what you buy, where you go, whom you love -- is being extracted from the Internet, bundled and traded by data-mining companies. What's in it for you? (In 2009, we really let digital privacy fly out the window. 2yrs later, we have @thejoelstein cover story to show for it: http://ti.me/hExh9C)
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