Sep 222019
 September 22, 2019  Posted by  Featured News, Healthcare, Misc, Youth & Schools

Rowland Manthorpe reports: One of England’s biggest academy chains is testing pupils’ mental health using an AI (artificial intelligence) tool which can predict self-harm, drug abuse and eating disorders, Sky News can reveal. A leading technology think tank has called the move “concerning”, saying “mission creep” could mean the test [Read More…]

Sep 212019
 September 21, 2019  Posted by  Breaches, Featured News, Non-U.S.

DW reports: A website registered on a Russian domain has shared detailed personal information of dozens of Hong Kong protesters and journalists. Observers view it as another serious blow to the city’s dwindling civil liberties. Amid continuing tensions between pro-democracy protesters and the government in Hong Kong, a website named [Read More…]

Sep 212019
 September 21, 2019  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Featured News, Non-U.S.

Odia Kagan of Fox Rothschild writes: Asking to read an electronic ID card as a condition for the provision of a service (issuing a rewards/loyalty card) is disproportionate and in violation of GDPR, says the Belgian data protection authority. The company was fined €10,000. Read more on Privacy Compliance & [Read More…]