Mar 172019
 March 17, 2019  Posted by  Misc

From the it’s-complicated dept., Shannon Liao reports: This week, NBC reported that facial recognition researchers at companies like IBM often feed their algorithms photos from publicly available collections, only protected by a Creative Commons license, without requesting permission from the people who are photographed. The incident raised the question of [Read More…]

Mar 122019
 March 12, 2019  Posted by  Misc

Kelly Sheridan reports: People claim to value data privacy and don’t trust businesses to protect them – but most fail to protect themselves. RSA CONFERENCE 2019 – San Francisco –When it comes to data privacy, users’ practices fail to align with their values. Most claim to value privacy and don’t [Read More…]