Tag Archives: Privacy

Tech Expert: Privacy Is a Myth, so We Might as Well Contact-Trace

Tech Expert: Privacy Is a Myth, so We Might as Well Contact-trace

One of the most straightforward ways to monitor — and hopefully limit — the spread of the coronavirus is using technology for contact-tracing : using smartphone location data, some argue, it’s possible to tell who came into contact with an infected person and when. But contact-tracing has serious privacy […] futurism.com See more about this here: Tech Expert: Privacy Is

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Google faces $5 billion lawsuit for tracking people in Incognito mode

Google faces $5 billion lawsuit for tracking people in Incognito mode

Google faces a proposed class action lawsuit that accuses the tech giant of invading people’s privacy and tracking internet use even when browsers are set to “private” mode. The suit, filed Tuesday in the US District Court for the Northern District of California, alleges that Google violates wiretapping and privacy laws by continuing to “intercept, track, and collect communications” even

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Google Faces $5 Billion Lawsuit in U.s. For Tracking ‘private’ Internet Use

Google faces $5 billion lawsuit in U.S. for tracking 'private' internet use

(Reuters) – Google was sued on Tuesday in a proposed class action accusing the internet search company of illegally invading the privacy of millions of users by pervasively tracking their internet use through browsers set in “private” mode. FILE PHOTO: A 3D printed Google logo is seen in this […] See more at: Google faces $5 billion lawsuit in U.S.

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