Who and what do you depend on in your everyday life?

Who and what do you depend on in your everyday life?

The interesting thing however, is the often cryptic ingredient list in the products I buy as well as the odd nutrition value. People come to the store to buy gasoline so they can get to places.

An NSA Program Fizzled Out. The World Didn’t End.

An NSA Program Fizzled Out. The World Didn’t End.

So when Congress sought to reform the government’s surveillance powers, starting in 2014, the phone-records program was a natural priority. It made the NSA’s job slightly harder by requiring a court order to get targeted records from phone companies.

Confessions of a private spy

Confessions of a private spy

Of course, Weinstein hired Black Cube - an organisation staffed by ex-Mossad operatives and a favoured plaything of some of the less savoury individuals stalking the planet - to spy on McGowan.

Another Facebook data row. But who to blame?

Another Facebook data row. But who to blame?

Data from App Events is used to power Facebook’s advertising algorithms, though the company insists it wouldn’t use sensitive data for this (we can’t verify that, of course). The company has a standard list of App Events that it provides to every developer that wants to use them.

What to Do When You Want to Delete Yourself From the Internet

What to Do When You Want to Delete Yourself From the Internet

Social media platforms are where you've likely shared the most about yourself; WD Storage , which published the study this visually infographic is based on, says that 350 million photos are added to Facebook each day.

Privacy Analyst Job in Montreal, QC

The successful candidate will support the Data Privacy group on a wide range of assigned and special projects, such as the execution of routine privacy audits, data-infrastructure risk management, security controls, policies and research reports.

Tech skills in most demand this year: data, cloud and cybersecurity

Tech skills in most demand this year: data, cloud and cybersecurity

Almost every job in tech now requires security awareness and basic know-how." The Hays report, based on 2,000 companies, finds that 70 percent of IT employers say they face a moderate-to-extreme skills shortage of IT professionals.

Timothy C. May, Early Advocate of Internet Privacy, Dies at 66

Timothy C. May, Early Advocate of Internet Privacy, Dies at 66

On graduating he took a job at Intel, the world’s largest maker of computer chips, which had been founded a few years earlier. But people who successfully fought to integrate cryptography into the internet in its early days, to protect the privacy of individuals, hailed Mr. May’s writing as an inspiration.

The Real Cost of Technology – Step 1: Quantify Technology Costs

The Real Cost of Technology – Step 1: Quantify Technology Costs

At times they are sufficient processes done in ways driven more by job security and less by a desire to help the organization grow and succeed. In other cases, they are just the wrong tool and process for the wrong job.

NSA IG looks to make agency ‘transparent where we can be’

NSA IG looks to make agency ‘transparent where we can be’

“Because so much of the stuff can’t be disclosed, I think it really is critically important that we be transparent where we can be, so that the public knows at least that there is effective, independent oversight going on, even if we can’t disclose everything that we’re looking at,” Storch said.

‘I Don’t Really Want to Work for Facebook.’ So Say Some Computer Science Students.

‘I Don’t Really Want to Work for Facebook.’ So Say Some Computer Science Students.

Chad Herst, a leadership and career coach based in San Francisco since 2008, said that now, for the first time, he had clients who wanted to avoid working for big social media companies like Facebook or Twitter.