Dec 012021
 
 December 1, 2021  Posted by  Business, Online, U.S.

A new policy may simultaneously please privacy advocates in principle while concerning civil libertarians and free speech advocates. Kate Conger reports: A sweeping expansion of Twitter’s policy against posting private information was met with backlash shortly after the company announced it on Tuesday, as Twitter users questioned whether the policy [Read More…]

Nov 242021
 
 November 24, 2021  Posted by  Business, Govt, Surveillance, U.S.

Byron Tau reports: A company that collects and sells consumer information gleaned from cellphones said it was the source of some of the advertising data used by the Department of Homeland Security and other government entities to track mobile phones without warrants, shedding new light on how device location data is [Read More…]