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No peeking at Facebook pages

Aug 23, 2010
Imagine a world in which it's illegal for an employer to get info about a job applicant on Facebook.  That's the world Germany might live in.  On...
Posted In: Facebook, Germany, Google, privacy

Senators want to know why U.S. Marshals Service is keeping body scan images

Aug 23, 2010
They're images of people who entered a U.S. Courthouse in Orlando, Fl. Earlier this month, reports of the 35,000 images the U.S. Marshals Service...
Posted In: body scan, privacy, TSA, US Marshals Service

Wal-Mart's smart tags: Good business tactic or an invasion of privacy?

Jul 29, 2010
Wal-Mart will be putting radio tags on clothing sold at its stores -- from tops all the way down to the tighty-whiteys you pick up at the stores....
Posted In: privacy, Retail, techology

Browser add-on sounds alarm when Google is watching

Jul 28, 2010
Here's a little something we came across while surfing around the web this morning. It's an extension for your Internet browser called Google Ala...
Posted In: firefox, Google, Internet, privacy, technology

Hey Baby, What's Your Cluster?

Jul 27, 2010
Read details about Axoicom's 70 clusters on their website using the PersonicsX Interactive Wheel. I just got my data mined. It was a little bit ...
Posted In: data mining, privacy

The Internet: Bringing Families Together

Jul 20, 2010
We're just wrapping up tomorrow's show, about social networking for little kids (and how it might not be as bad a thing as you think). And of...
Posted In: family, harassment, privacy, YouTube

'Zuckerberg law'

May 25, 2010
TechCrunch is featuring a Charlie Rose interview with Yuri Milner, co-founder and CEO of Digital Sky Technologies.  In light of Mark Zuckerberg's...
Posted In: Facebook, privacy

How to protect your kids' privacy online

May 10, 2010
Anna Weggel of our Public Insight team tapped into the Public Insight Network for some stories of how parents  help protect their kids' privacy...
Posted In: privacy

You still have time to tell the FTC what you think

May 10, 2010
The Federal Trade Commission is still taking comments on what you think about the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, or COPPA. If you want...
Posted In: privacy

Facebook security hole lets you see your friends' IM chats

May 5, 2010
This one flagged by TechCrunch. May be fixed by the time you read this.
Posted In: Facebook, privacy

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