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Working Though Questions in EFF's "Spying on Students" Report

Recently the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) released Spying on Students, a report that presents the results of a long running survey that encouraged parents, students, teachers, administrators and other individuals to submit privacy concerns about the use of education technology in schools. 2.513 palabras más


New Leak Exposes Shady World of ‘Stalkerware’ Surveillance Software

Monitoring software FlexiSPY, marketed at paranoid partners attempting to catch their other halves cheating, may have been provided to governments in countries including Turkey, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain according to a new leak. 560 palabras más


Omer 13

Barukh ata Adonay, Eloheinu, melekh ha’olam, asher kid’shanu b’mitzvotav v’tzivanu al sfirat ha-omer.

Blessed are You, Adonay our God, ruler of the universe, who makes us holy with mitzvot and gives us this opportunity to count the Omer. 196 palabras más


Top secret messages sent via Confide might not be so secret after all

Nervy constituents! Prying newspapers! Always wanting to find out what politicians are up to, who they’re talking to, and what they’re saying!

No wonder politicians (and their whistleblowing staff) have… 678 palabras más


Revelations of Uber's business tactics are a good reminder to check your Gmail permissions

When an online service is free, you are probably the product that’s being sold. That’s the common refrain that echoes around the myriad free services and apps that many consumers have grown accustomed to downloading and installing, without considering the privacy implications. 450 palabras más

DuckDuckGo features that stand out

Search engines have evolved to make it easier to find the information you need without having to go through different websites. Google has the Knowledge Graph feature that shows a neat box with useful information above (or beside) search results. 1.370 palabras más


LinkedIn app's oversharing via Bluetooth sparks alarm

Geez, LinkedIn, you are one pushy app! If you’re not spamming users’ contacts (and getting sued for it), you’re pawing our Bluetooth – even after we thought you’d gone home for the night! 506 palabras más