Oct 202021
 October 20, 2021  Posted by  Healthcare, Misc, Surveillance, U.S.

Majority (55.5 percent) were equally worried about the privacy of medical records, DNA data, and facial images collected for precision health research  Uses of facial images and facial recognition technologies – to unlock a phone or in airport security – are becoming increasingly common in everyday life. But how do people feel about using such data in healthcare and biomedical [Read More…]

Oct 122021
 October 12, 2021  Posted by  Misc

In case you missed it: Ad trackers continue to collect Europeans’ data without consent: https://digiday.com/media/ad-trackers-continue-to-collect-europeans-data-without-consent-under-the-gdpr-say-ad-data-detectives/ Wyoming school put on lockdown after one student refuses to wear face mask, and is arrested: https://trib.com/news/state-and-regional/student-arrested-after-standoff-over-laramie-high-school-mask-requirement/article_1540b4b6-bad7-5d19-98d3-5162afce680a.html Idaho Supreme Court: A Police dog’s nose inside a car window before alerting is a search and a [Read More…]

Oct 042021
 October 4, 2021  Posted by  Business, Featured News, Misc

AP reports: Hundreds of world leaders, powerful politicians, billionaires, celebrities, religious leaders and drug dealers have been hiding their investments in mansions, exclusive beachfront property, yachts and other assets for the past quarter-century, according to a review of nearly 12 million files obtained from 14 firms located around the world. [Read More…]