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Opinion: NSA would like to say thanks for sharing your life story on social media

When Facebook announced Thursday it was creating a new location-pinpointing component called Nearby Friends, the company’s 500 million worldwide users probably did not even bat an eye. 498 more words

The Right To Privacy

Case Law: Weller v Associated Newspapers Limited, Paparazzi, beware – Alexia Bedat

On 16 April 2014, Mr Justice Dingemans in the Queen’s Bench Division handed down judgment in Wellers & Ors v Associated Newspapers Limited EWHC 1163 (QB) 2,120 more words


Big data and great peril

Sir Galahad: Look, let me go back in there and face the peril.
Sir Lancelot: No, it’s too perilous.
Sir Galahad: Look, it’s my duty as a knight to sample as much peril as I can. 666 more words

Facebook's "Nearby Friends" Is a Really, Really Bad Idea

Facebook has introduced a new feature for its mobile users allowing them to share their location with friends. It is an “opt in” feature, meaning you don’t have to sign up for it. 686 more words

Technology And Security

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