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Privacy Democratic presidential candidates oppose Las Vegas' controversial law banning homeless people from sleeping on sidewalks

several candidates advocate for allowing developers to build more affordable housing to drive down rents or forcing private landlords to accept tenants with Section 8 housing vouchers. Only Castro ...

Privacy Google Partner Company Just Unveiled Its Controversial 'Smart City' for Toronto. It Raises Alarm Bells About Privacy

But there's one big catch: Data-collecting sensors would be integrated into its buildings, vehicles, sidewalks, and streets, raising major concerns about the privacy of anyone who lives or passes ...

Privacy A Controversial Plan to Encrypt More of the Internet

Specifically, EFF called on internet service providers to start acting as encrypted DNS resolvers themselves. Ideally, this would involve getting ISPs to sign on to strict privacy protections like ...

Privacy US, UK Sign Electronic Data-Sharing Pact Under Controversial Law

The agreement is the first of its kind under the CLOUD Act, a law passed by Congress last year that has been severely criticized by some European countries for threatening privacy rights ... and ...

Privacy Sidewalk Labs' controversial data collection project is now a company

The project gleams these insights from mobile location data, which has raised numerous privacy concerns from critics. Nick Bowden, Replica's CEO and co-founder, tried to address privacy fears in a ...

Privacy Invasion Of Privacy Lawsuit Over Cardi B's Controversial Mixtape Cover Moves Forward

A tattooed surfer’s case against Cardi B over the cover of her mixtape, Gangsta Bitch Music Vol. 1, can move forward according to an order recently filed by a California federal judge. Cardi B’s...

Privacy Appeals court rejects challenge to controversial Florida education law

The law, known in education circles by the shorthand HB 7069 ... Charter schools are public schools, though they are typically run by private operators. “While charter schools are statutorily ...

Privacy The controversial role of private military and security companies in Africa

the same data could actually indicate that they simply managed its intensity. This analysis underscores the need to really come to grips with the concept of effectiveness of private military and ...

Privacy Apple aims privacy billboard at Google’s controversial smart-city

This time, the company has erected a privacy billboard at the site of a developing ... And: The vision for Quayside is that of a smart city built “from the internet up”. As the Atlantic reported...

Privacy Apple publicly trolls Google's controversial privacy issues with a new billboard

Apple has once again taken a dig at arch rival and Internet giant Google by putting up a billboard reading "Were in the business of staying out of yours", right next to Sidewalk Labs' new...

Privacy Apple trolled Google again by erecting a giant billboard next to its controversial data hungry smart neighborhood

Apple has long touted its approach to privacy over other tech companies like Google because its business model doesn't rely on amassing user data. However, this doesn't mean iPhones are...

Privacy Portland quietly launches mobile location data project with Alphabet’s controversial Sidewalk Labs

It’s especially attractive when compared to how governments historically gather commuter information through studies that generate static data with a limited shelf-life. Pam Dixon, executive...

Privacy Mozilla Firefox internet browser ‘could dodge UK porn block’ with controversial new encryption to hide users’ browsing

It allows users more privacy - but critics argue the encryption makes it harder for the Government to find terrorists and paedophiles online. The Internet Service Providers Association (ISPA) - ...

Privacy In Housing, Privacy And More, A Capitol Lightning Round Nixes Controversial Bills

Some of the most contentious ideas California lawmakers were considering this year—to expand internet privacy protections and require denser housing development—were jettisoned Thursday as the ...

Privacy Putin Signs Controversial ‘Internet Sovereignty’ Bill into Law

or cutting off all internet access throughout the country entirely. The legislation violates the provisions of freedom of expression and privacy protected by the International Covenant on Civil and...

Privacy Controversial data privacy bill dies in Olympia

In theory, the bill proposed to allow people to contact companies and ask what information they have on them. People could then ask the company to delete such data. But it’s not so simple ...

Privacy EU backs controversial copyright law ‘which could ban memes and destroy the internet’

Privacy activists have warned of the chilling implications of new adjustments to copyright law – claiming that it could allow a clampdown on DIY online culture. Article 13 and Article 11 of the ...