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Google To Change Privacy Laws After Investigation By UK Data Watchdog

(Reuters) – Search engine Google (GOOGL.O) has agreed to better inform users about how it handles their personal information after an investigation by Britain’s data protection regulator found its privacy policy was too vague. 114 more words

Total Control

The Anti-Surveillance Strategies That Could Ruin the Internet

The post-Snowden world is a little like a new parent suddenly worrying about the security of its baby… data. Governments, companies, and citizens alike are now wrestling with how to secure it. 1,141 more words

Brooklyn Coder Lauren McCarthy Wants To Cure Your Crippling Social Awkwardness

In a world where your friends can now set you up on virtual blind dates, it’s hard to believe tech could be the solution to any uncomfortable situation. 900 more words


The Most Important Issue I Don’t Understand

Wise people avoid expounding on issues they do not grasp. In that spirit, you’ll find very little content here on foreign policy, military life, Canadian politics, bow hunting or hockey, as a small sample. 1,627 more words

Civil Rights

Death and the Screen, Part 2

Note – I am in the middle of moving, so posts may be intermittent for the foreseeable future.

Signing off last time, I wrote about the matrix of surveillance information and targeted international strikes that the devil could be sitting in that chair and the screens around him would look the same. 569 more words