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Privacy Facebook unveils Portal TV and new Portal smart displays amid privacy concerns

Skepticism about Facebook's privacy chops is well founded ... "I don't have anything to hide and it's convenient," said Burford, who also uses the device as a digital photo frame. Leslie...

Privacy Smart speakers and privacy concerns

Consumer Reports takes a look at just how concerned you should be, and what you can do to control your digital privacy with these connected devices. Eric Rhee and his family love using their smart ...

Privacy Consumer Reports: Privacy Concerns With Smart Speaker

Earlier this year, Amazon announced it would be introducing new controls to make it easier for Alexa users to delete records of their conversations with the digital assistant. Among the...

Privacy Privacy concerns as Victorian driver's licences uploaded to national face-matching database

Every Victorian driver’s ­licence has been uploaded to a new national facial recognition database to help police crack down on identity theft and other crime. The new system, which is being tested ...

Privacy CR: Privacy concerns with smart speakers

Earlier this year, Amazon announced it would be introducing new controls to make it easier for Alexa users to delete records of their conversations with the digital assistant. Among the...

Privacy Ring cameras catching thieves but creating privacy concerns

For as little as $100 and some bandwidth on the Wi-Fi, you can get a Ring doorbell/camera/motion detector from Amazon that will let you know via your cellphone, tablet or computer if someone comes...

Privacy Privacy concerns raised with Vision-Box biometric cloud service for India’s Digi Yatra

The involvement of Vision-Box in India’s trials of biometrics for aviation identity checks under Digi Yatra is facing scrutiny over the security and privacy of individual’s personal data, Business ...

Privacy New BullGuard Commissioned Study Reveals Substantial Gaps Between Privacy Concerns And Actual Behaviors Of American, British and German Consumers

The research findings indicate a need to educate consumers that VPN is not simply a useful tool for streaming geo-locked content, but an integral component to safeguard their overall online...

Privacy Data Privacy Concerns Lessen as Consumers Adopt New Technology

Factual, a location data firm, commissioned the University of Southern California to gain insight into the consumer perspective on data privacy. The findings are based on a survey of 1,002...

Privacy Digital experts raise data and privacy concerns in review of Sidewalk Labs project

A key panel of digital experts tasked with assessing the technological aspects of Sidewalk Labs’ controversial development plan for Toronto’s waterfront has issued a preliminary report that is ...

Privacy Consumer Reports: Privacy concerns for Amazon Echo, Google Home, Apple HomePod

Among the improvements, the company says, will be a new online Privacy Hub.

Privacy Vancouver bus shelter cameras to be covered after privacy concerns raised

“Over the past several months, Outfront/JC Decaux has implemented the first digital advertising panels.” She said the city takes privacy matters seriously. “The agreement with Outfront/JCDecaux ...

Privacy Over 65s shun internet as Oxford University study finds rising privacy concerns

The over-65s are staying offline because of rising privacy fears, an Oxford University study has found, as it emerged that more than half of people in that age bracket still do not use the internet.

Privacy Internet avoiders cite concerns about privacy and affordability

A growing divide between those who use the internet and those who don’t is being compounded by fears from those in the latter camp over the lack of privacy online. The findings of a survey of 2,000...

Privacy Privacy concerns: Warnings tax debt reports could be 'embarrassing'

A Senate committee has raised concerns about privacy in its review of a plan to empower the Australian Taxation Office to tell credit reporting bureaus about company tax debts. The worries come as...

Privacy Online privacy fears put growing numbers of people off using the internet with one in TEN now saying they avoid the web because of concerns

Fears over privacy are putting more and more people off using the internet, it has been revealed. A new survey from Oxford University showed that 10 per cent of people in 2019 choose not to be...

Privacy CT health commissioner’s private approach to public affairs raising concerns

The state health commissioner’s decision to keep private a robust data set detailing school-by-school vaccination rates in Connecticut, along with her insistence that it’s not her job to weigh in...

Privacy Rep. Andrew Farmer changes billboards over concerns he used his elected office to promote private business

Rep. Andrew Farmer changes billboards over concerns he used his elected office to promote private business Rep. Andrew Farmer, R-Sevierville, has several billboards in East Tennessee for his law...

Privacy Cameras in Vancouver bus shelter advertising raise privacy concerns

B.C.'s privacy commissioner is keeping an eye on digital advertisements in bus stops after some in Vancouver were found to have small cameras inside. The little lenses, which aren't operational,...

Privacy Trump has private concerns on economy despite public actions

In what officials describe as an "all hands on deck" initiative, Trump and top aides -- including son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner ... as a reference to a separate report which showed ...