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Privacy The "Not Without My Consent" Feature For Instagram & Facebook Is A Step Forward For Privacy

As social media becomes more ubiquitous in daily life, it's important that social media platforms implement technology to help protect people from non-consensual online experiences that could...

Privacy New facial recognition bill would require consent before companies could share data

A new bill introduced in the Senate today would prohibit commercial companies using facial recognition technology from sharing people’s data without their explicit consent. The bipartisan...

Privacy Privacy fears as report reveals MILLIONS of online photos are being used to train facial recognition AI without users' consent

Many facial recognition systems are being trained using millions of online photos uploaded by everyday people and, more often than not, the photos are being taken without users' consent, an NBC...

Privacy Some Android apps still send data to Facebook without your consent

Don't Miss: This brilliant box on Amazon turns your stovetop into an artisan pizza oven In an recent report, Privacy International says that several popular apps collect data without your ...

Privacy Android users: Popular apps still send data to Facebook without your consent

Rights group Privacy International (PI) is once again drawing attention to popular apps like Yelp and Duolingo sending data to Facebook as soon as they are launched and before users can consent to...

Privacy Apps like Duolingo, Indeed still sharing user data with Facebook without user-consent: Report

"PI says it's in contact with Duolingo and the company has agreed to suspend the practice, but it's not clear how many other apps in the Android or iOS ecosystem may be skirting Apple and Google's...

Privacy Major Android apps are still sending data to Facebook without your consent

If you thought your data was safe from Facebook because you don't have a profile on the platform, think again. A new report by Privacy International has found that multiple major Android apps still...

Privacy Senator Proposes Health Data Privacy Bill Requiring Explicit Consent

March 01, 2019 - Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto, D-Nevada, recently unveiled her take on data privacy legislation that would require companies not covered by HIPAA to get explicit consent from ...