Feb 132019
 February 13, 2019  Posted by  Court, Featured News, Non-U.S., Surveillance, Youth & Schools
[UPDATED] Supreme Court of Canada to rule on case of teacher who secretly filmed students' cleavage

UPDATE of Feb. 14:  Hallelujah, common sense and privacy prevailed.  Michael Geist tweets: Supreme Court of Canada overturns Court of Appeal in Jarvis with win for privacy – “students recorded by the accused were in circumstances that give rise to a reasonable expectation of privacy” https://scc-csc.lexum.com/scc-csc/scc-csc/en/item/17515/index.do — Michael Geist (@mgeist) [Read More…]

Feb 132019
 February 13, 2019  Posted by  Business, Featured News, Non-U.S., Surveillance

Saritha Rai reports: India’s government dealt retail giants Amazon.com and Walmart a devastating blow this year with new policies undermining their growth plans. Now U.S. social media pioneers Facebook and Twitter are in danger of suffering similar setbacks in what is perhaps the world’s most important emerging technology market. In [Read More…]