Made in China, Exported to the World: The Surveillance State

Made in China, Exported to the World: The Surveillance State

“Where there are cameras, they often don’t work,” said Ms. Rueda, 61. But during a Times visit, 30 police officers were on duty to check the footage. The best way to fix the neighborhood’s crime problems is to fix the surveillance system, she said.

Google Street View Puts Homes at Risk, Say Police

Google Street View Puts Homes at Risk, Say Police

The police have advised homeowners across the UK to contact Google to ask for images of their properties to be blurred in order to prevent criminals from targeting them. Police leaders believe that Google’s Street View tool puts homes at risk of being scouted by burglars.

I’m 14, and I quit social media after discovering what was posted about me

I’m 14, and I quit social media after discovering what was posted about me

Teens get a lot of warnings that we aren’t mature enough to understand that everything we post online is permanent, but parents should also reflect about their use of social media and how it could potentially impact their children’s lives as we become young adults.

Antitrust case against Google similar to Microsoft's: Mississippi AG

Antitrust case against Google similar to Microsoft's: Mississippi AG

"We attorneys general have authority under consumer protection acts to do both," Hood said on "The Exchange." "So it'll be a multifaceted suit or, hopefully, we can get a settlement if we can get some agreement with them." Several state attorneys generals recently spoke about their willingness to go after the likes of , Google and other tech giants in interviews with The Washington Post .

Amazon’s Home Surveillance Chief Declared War on “Dirtbag Criminals” as Company Got Closer to Police

Amazon’s Home Surveillance Chief Declared War on “Dirtbag Criminals” as Company Got Closer to Police

A Ring video that appears to have been produced for police reveals that the company has gone out of its way to build a bespoke portal for law enforcement officers who want access to the enormous volume of residential surveillance footage generated by customers’ cameras.

Amazon’s Home Security Company Is Turning Everyone Into Cops

Amazon’s Home Security Company Is Turning Everyone Into Cops

When a crime such as a stolen package is depicted on Neighbors, a Ring employee will post a comment that says, “If you have filed a police report, please share the case number and officer’s contact information below.

In Gear: Karma Hits The Thief

In Gear: Karma Hits The Thief

The shocking footage was released by Prince George’s County Police in hopes of catching the idiotic thief. The shocking footage was released by Prince George’s County Police in hopes of catching the idiotic thief.

Your Face is Going Places You May Not Like

Your Face is Going Places You May Not Like

Companies like Facebook also have huge datasets at their fingertips, matching photos with the person in the photo, then tying your friend list to the facial recognition to get a high likelihood of accurate identification of other faces in the photos.

Trading RobinHood? Better Dont If you Care of Privacy

Trading RobinHood? Better Dont If you Care of Privacy

Two Sigma Securities, LLC – Robinhood receives payment from Two Sigma Securities, LLC for directing – Robinhood receives payment from Virtu Financial, Inc. for directing equity order flow Robinhood receives payment for execution of options contracts.

Robinhood is Making Millions Selling Users’ Data to Financial Companies

Robinhood is Making Millions Selling Users’ Data to Financial Companies

The low-cost Robinhood investing app popular with millennials makes up for the lost profits of commission-free trades by selling users’ data to other financial companies. A Second Quarter SEC filing shows that Robinhood Financial (Robinhood) is actually making millions of dollars from selling users’ data to high-frequency trading (HFT) firms.