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Privacy Aarogya Setu App Finally Made Open Source by Central Government Amid Privacy Controversies

Central government makes Aarogya Setu app open source for review on Android, iOS version of the application to be released within the next two weeks ...

Privacy Clearview AI to stop selling controversial facial recognition app to private companies

Controversial facial recognition provider Clearview AI says it will no longer sell its app to private companies and non-law enforcement entities, according to a legal filing first reported on...

Privacy No privacy review completed of controversial Telus Health Babylon app

A privacy review of Babylon, the controversial telehealth doctor consultation app, may not be completed for a year or more.Telus Health has submitted a privacy impact assessment of the app to...

Privacy Allo embroiled in controversy over Kansas town's internet plans

Critics question spending hundreds of thousands of taxpayer dollars to connect only a few city buildings before residents and businesses get access. And a secret bid process — paired with ...

Privacy Controversial Clearview AI facial recognition program used twice by city police: Privacy commissioner investigating

Alberta’s privacy commissioner Jill Clayton said later Friday said that her office is now ... The program can take a mugshot, for example, and scan the internet, including Facebook, Twitter and...

Privacy Controversial Clearview AI facial recognition program used twice by city police: Review launched

The controversial facial recognition program Clearview AI was used without approval on at least two occasions by Edmonton city police, triggering a review by the Edmonton Police Service ... or ...

Privacy PBC calls for law minister's removal over controversy surrounding former AG's remarks

"As the role, conduct and activities of the law minister, aimed at undermining the independence ... during the investigation of the reference against Justice Isa or when “a private firm was hired...

Privacy Controversial Clearview AI app could 'end privacy.' So, what now?

Regulation seems the best bet for preserving privacy Indeed, that could already be proving to be our best hope ... an injunction to stop Clearview from continuing its business, argues that the...

Privacy Controversial facial recognition technology being rolled out by London police, alarming privacy groups

LONDON -- Facial recognition technology is set to be rolled out across London by the Metropolitan Police Service beginning Friday, despite concerns over the technology’s effectiveness and...

Privacy State use of controversial spying laws still at ‘astonishing’ levels

Figures indicate State use of spying laws fell after a landmark High Court judgment ... allow gardaí and other agencies to access private communication data of people from mobile phone and internet...

Privacy Ring CEO Jamie Siminoff on ‘productizing’ privacy and staying the course amid controversy

We’re going to keep doing that, but what we are trying to do is help everyone understand what we’re doing better. The facts of what we’re doing are good. They bring more privacy, more security,...

Privacy California Rings in 2020 with Controversial Data Privacy Overhaul

and politicians on both sides of the aisle advocating for stronger digital privacy measures. The California Consumer Privacy Act, which went into effect on January 1, 2020, has been widely lauded ...

Privacy Duterte in 2019: Controversies, laws, orders and foreign trips

The law provided longer maternity leave to all working mothers. Under the law, all working mothers in the government and private sector are guaranteed with 105 days of paid maternity leave credits,...

Privacy Democrats to debate in California. Some of the state's controversial laws have divided the field

Arnold Schwarzenegger signed it into law in 2006. Biden and Buttigieg have both expressed support for carbon pricing ... most have settled on hybrid proposals that would preserve the role of...

Privacy Facebook launches another research app after privacy controversies

That came a year after the company got involved in privacy scandals as a result of an alleged research app that collected data from users. According to an official statement, Facebook intends to ...

Privacy Uber Testing Controversial Audio-Recording Feature As Privacy Concerns Rise

With the latest safety feature, the ride-hailing company will give riders a choice between privacy and security. Last Nov. 6, Uber announced the audio feature that will come to the US soon,...

Privacy Google tries to explain its controversial health data collection program

The search giant previously said that it's legally collecting data from the hospital chain Ascension under a so-called business associate agreement (BAA), which allows it to share some patient info...

Privacy GeekWire Calendar Picks: Space startups, lunar rovers, geeky women, online privacy, and more

Apollo 16 astronaut John Young collects samples near the mission’s lunar rover in 1972. (NASA Photo) — Geeks (and some non-geeks as well) seem to have a never-ending fascination with space. That...

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 ...