There was a time and it wasn’t so long ago, when mobile tracking devices, now innocuously called cell phones, were an idea yet to be born. 1,124 more words
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People like privacy even in web browsing and thats there legal right , through last decade we have seen fooling of cyber privacy by non – ethical hackers & Government Intelligence Agency , we have seen various organisations like Wikileaks , Anonymous and whistleblowers like Julian Assange & Edward Snowden came up with information… 460 more words
The Telegraph: Police issue child safety warning over Snapchat maps update that reveals users' locations
The Telegraph: Police issue child safety warning over Snapchat maps update that reveals users’ locations. “Parents have been warned to turn off ‘Snap Maps’ on their children’s phones after Snapchat, which is wildly popular among teenagers, introduced the location-sharing mode this week.” The article also includes instructions on how to put yourself in “Ghost Mode”.
Google announced this week that it will stop scanning the content of individual users GMail accounts for providing targeted advertising.
The long standing practice – in place since the launch of Gmail back in 2004 – saw the e-mail giant scan the messages of users in order to better tailor its advertising services to their interests, although it was not used on paid G Suite products. 300 more words