Consumer Organizations Announce New Framework for US Privacy Protection, Propose Privacy Agency

Consumer Organizations Announce New Framework for US Privacy Protection, Propose Privacy Agency

The consumer framework states that the Federal Trade Commission has failed to enforce the orders it has established.

Is the "10 Year Challenge" on Facebook a privacy scheme disguised as a meme?

Is the "10 Year Challenge" on Facebook a privacy scheme disguised as a meme?

Facebook on Wednesday distanced itself from the "10 Year Challenge" after an article set off speculation that the social media giant could be secretly mining data from the photos to improve its facial recognition algorithms.

Zuck’s 2019 Challenge Is to Explain Why Facebook Is Good

Zuck’s 2019 Challenge Is to Explain Why Facebook Is Good

Yesterday, he announced his challenge for the coming year : My challenge for 2019 is to host a series of public discussions about the future of technology in society — the opportunities, the challenges, the hopes, and the anxieties.

India’s Giant New Biometric Database Has Critics Worried

India’s Giant New Biometric Database Has Critics Worried

Last July, after virtually every adult in India was connected to the world’s biggest biometric identity database, one of the government officials behind it issued a challenge. Opponents of the system swarmed, looking to show the dangers of having too much information amassed in one place....