FACEBOOK HAS just announced it is to merge Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp into a cross-platform service. WhatsApp, for example uses end-to-end encryption, but lacks a desktop app, which Facebook Messenger has.
We are living in a scary world and I DO NOT want someone to use my personal data to grow their business or run analytics without my consent.
You can sign up to localbitcoins.com with an alias email address and then search for sellers accepting one of the various cash methods (cash by mail, deposit, or at ATM). When you purchase bitcoin from an ATM, you’ll usually be asked to provide a bitcoin wallet address.
It’s one thing if you want to track the speed of a cart or its route through a store for marketing purposes but a desire to collect a user’s vital signs under the guise that you’re doing so to help sick or elderly shoppers or otherwise improve customer service is outright disturbing.
A company that helps to protect people’s privacy has launched a range of products and services to allow people to make phone calls and surf online without the fear of having that privacy breached.
Facebook's billionaire founder bought four homes surrounding his current home near Palo Alto, Mercury News reports. Zuckerberg will lease the four homes he just bought back to its current residents.
The company released a crowdfunded smart home monitoring camera back in 2016 which showed off its lightweight AI tech. The Silk Labs purchase could therefore allow Apple to expand its range of smart home products with the unique selling point of privacy in the home.
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To help identify and prevent fraud, information about how you use your device, including the approximate number of phone calls or emails you send and receive, will be used to compute a device trust score when you attempt a purchase.
Stingrays, also known as "cell site simulators" or "IMSI catchers," are invasive cell phone surveillance devices that mimic cell phone towers and send out signals to trick cell phones in the area into transmitting their locations and identifying information.
Google and Mastercard have had a secret partnership for the past year in which the credit card company has shared U.S. transaction data with the tech giant, according to a report by Bloomberg.
Banks send Cardlytics data without customers’ names or other personally identifiable information. Cardlytics has, in essence, data pipelines running back into the banks, so the offers can go to the specific customers most likely to respond to them.