Dec 062020
 December 6, 2020  Posted by  Youth & Schools

If you are concerned about student privacy and are not already subscribed to the Future of Privacy Forum’s student privacy newsletter, you should subscribe to this great, free resource immediately.  Here’s just the first few items from their most recent newsletter: Today, FPF and the National Education Association released Rethinking Video [Read More…]

Dec 032020
 December 3, 2020  Posted by  Business, Court, Featured News, Govt, Laws, Online, U.S., Youth & Schools

Hunton Andrews Kurth writes: On November 27, 2020, New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas filed a notice of appeal to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit in the lawsuit it brought against Google on February 20, 2020, regarding alleged violations of the federal Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”) [Read More…]

Dec 032020
 December 3, 2020  Posted by  Business, Surveillance, U.S., Youth & Schools

From the good folks at Documents obtained by Motherboard show that a key vendor of school-based facial recognition tools lied to school officials about the accuracy rate and racial bias of its surveillance product. The records reveal that SN Technologies’ AEGIS system misidentifies black students at alarmingly high rates and mistakes objects like [Read More…]