Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo on Wednesday defended a controversial privacy technique being used by the U.S. Census Bureau in the 2020 census, a method the agency promised would only make small changes to actual numbers in counts of racial and ethnic groups.
Katherine Schwarzenegger won't show her daughter's face in public so she can have a "normal upbringing", despite her parents' fame.
Kris Jenner says ending ‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’ is the hardest business decision she’s ever had to make, as she admitted it was a “really hard and really sad” process.
Easier to use than standalone VPNs, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Brave Browser now all offer options designed to keep you scrolling fast while hiding your IP.
Q: The association board of my building wants to take down basic pine trees behind my unit. The trees are healthy and provide no danger to the building. These trees provide privacy, shade and comfort to my unit. It is one of the main reasons I purchased the unit. Do I have any recourse?
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What makes this Amcrest webcam a standout is its versatile placement, as it comes with a mounting clip and ¼ tripod thread, so it can be used practically anywhere you can think of. Boasting full HD 1080 pixels, the USB webcam has a wide 70-degree viewing angle, so optical distortion is never a worry. For peace of mind, the Amcrest webcam comes with a privacy cover for when the webcam isn’t in use. The built-in dual noise reducing microphone has terrific sound for both audio and recording. It works on a range of devices and platforms. In case of any technical glitches, it also comes with a full one-year warranty and lifetime support provided by Amcrest directly. $49.99, amazon.com
Decisions on which technologies to use to track the pandemic — and how far those allow authorities to peer into private lives — are highlighting some uncomfortable trade-offs between protecting privacy and public health. Get caught up on the latest COVID-19 news here.
On Friday, the companies released preliminary technical specifications for the effort, which they called “Privacy-Preserving Contact Tracing.”
The manager held up a sheet for privacy while a labor nurse who happened to be in the store and firefighters helped the woman deliver her baby in just 45 minutes.
An upstate New York school district has begun using facial recognition technology to look for threats, over the objection of civil rights advocates who say it compromises student privacy.
At least two menstruation-tracking apps, Maya and MIA Fem, were sharing intimate details of users' sexual health with Facebook and other entities, according to a new report from Britain-based privacy watchdog Privacy International.
YouTube has agreed to pay $170 million to settle allegations it collected children's personal data without their parents' consent.
The trend has an unintended privacy consequence.