May 232022
 
 May 23, 2022  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Surveillance

B. N. Franks writes: Despite all the bad press reported about Amazon’s smart speaker devices (see 1, 2, 3, 4) – and the high levels of biologically harmful wireless radiation they emit – people are still buying these devices and using them in their homes and businesses.  In fact, they’re even being used in nursing homes, sometimes with disastrous results. Collecting [Read More…]

May 232022
 
 May 23, 2022  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Featured News, Laws, Non-U.S., Surveillance

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has fined Clearview AI Inc £7,552,800 for using images of people in the UK, and elsewhere, that were collected from the web and social media to create a global online database that could be used for facial recognition. The ICO has also issued an enforcement [Read More…]