Google Finally Adds App Privacy Labels to Gmail App

Google Finally Adds App Privacy Labels to Gmail App

Google today quietly added App Privacy labels to its Gmail app, marking the first of its major apps to receive the privacy details aside from YouTube.

Sonos is spying on me… (and you)

Sonos is spying on me… (and you)

Functional Data: This data is absolutely necessary for your Sonos Product or Service, including Sonos Radio, to perform its basic functions in a secure way and you will not be able to opt out from this data collection, sharing, and/or processing if you want to continue to use your Sonos Products.

Alibaba Servers in India Stealing Data of Indian Users, Probe Soon: Intelligence Sources

Alibaba Servers in India Stealing Data of Indian Users, Probe Soon: Intelligence Sources

At least 72 servers based in India are allegedly sending data of Indian users to China, and at the centre of this are cloud data servers of Chinese technology group, Alibaba, top intelligence sources told News18 earlier today.

A mistake at Facebook broke Spotify, Venmo, TikTok, and other iPhone apps

A mistake at Facebook broke Spotify, Venmo, TikTok, and other iPhone apps

"A new release of Facebook included a change that triggered crashes for some users in some apps using the Facebook iOS SDK.The apps were attempting to communicate with Facebook's servers and crashing as a result.

Android apps are secretly sharing your data with Facebook

Android apps are secretly sharing your data with Facebook

The report claimed that, while developers have been able to restrict some data, the SDK still sends the basic data about opening apps as a part of the initialization process that the developers can not control.

Open Contacts  -  F-Droid - Free and Open Source Android App Repository

Open Contacts - F-Droid - Free and Open Source Android App Repository

read the contents of your shared storage.Allows the app to read the contents of your shared storage.Allows the app to write the contents of your shared storage.Allows the app to access the phone features of the device.

San Francisco Bans Facial Recognition Technology

San Francisco Bans Facial Recognition Technology

Still, the San Francisco Police Officers Association, an officers’ union, said the ban would hinder their members’ efforts to investigate crime.

Dark Data

Dark Data

Rather, through this publication we aim to shine a light on topics surrounding personal data, our consent to and awareness of its collection, and consider its usage within an ecosystem beyond the screen of a computer.

Chinese database is tracking cellphone usage, car location and even electricity usage of Xinjiang residents

Chinese database is tracking cellphone usage, car location and even electricity usage of Xinjiang residents

Chinese authorities in Xinjiang are building a comprehensive database that tracks the precise locations of its citizens, their mobile app usage, their religious habits and even their electricity and gasoline consumption as part of a technology-driven crackdown that has interred an estimated 1 million Muslim citizens, according to an analysis of Chinese government software by a U.S. rights group.

Guide to reasonable privacy on Android

Guide to reasonable privacy on Android

The primary purpose for this purchase was to test the feasibility of having to use Android for everyday needs as an alternative to the unfortunate and seemingly inevitable demise of Window Phone, like my ultra-awesome Lumia 950 , which remains the most graceful and elegantly designed mobile operating system, decent privacy included.

GitHub - c-edw/discord-delete: Powerful script to delete full Discord message history.

GitHub - c-edw/discord-delete: Powerful script to delete full Discord message history.

It's also able to do a deeper search for messages than other projects by using data request packages to delete messages from long-forgotten conversations. Discord does anonymise accounts on deletion but message history can usually be used to counteract that.

Google intends to appeal €50 million European GDPR fine

Google intends to appeal €50 million European GDPR fine

The watchdog came to the conclusion that Google was breaking GDPR rules in transparency and lacked a legal basis for processing user data in relation to advertising.

How Facebook tracks you on Android

How Facebook tracks you on Android

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5 Sure Signs You Have Been Hacked

5 Sure Signs You Have Been Hacked

These messages are from hackers, and their goal is to get your friends and family to click links or visit sites where malicious software can automatically infect their devices as well. Data usage that suddenly spikes with no reasonable explanation is another sign that you have been hacked.

Google Wants To Data Mine Your Home And Kids' Bedroom

Google Wants To Data Mine Your Home And Kids' Bedroom

By blending that with an in-depth analysis of other electronic devices in the home, and audio signatures to determine gender, Google will have enough data to create a corporate profile on the human and even their family.

What Google knows about you & how to take control of your personal data?

What Google knows about you & how to take control of your personal data?

The tech giant has used this leverage with internet users to bring other services like Chrome browser, YouTube, Gmail, Google Maps & a bunch of other Free services to complement its web searching capability. It’s time for users to take control of their personal data & be responsible for its usage and privacy.