privacy on the internet

privacy on the internet

We’ll Handle Google And Apple, Mr. President; You Worry About SOPA, PCFIPA, ACTA, And Big Media

Acta criticised after thousands protest in Europe

www.guardian.co.uk
Anti-counterfeiting treaty lacks balance, says European Parliament president, but publishers call for calm and reasoned assessment while thousands brave cold to marchThe European Parliament's president has criticised the international copyright treaty Acta, arguing that it lacks sufficient balance, after protests in cities across the continent by tens of thousands of...
Acta criticised after thousands protest in Europe
Non-profit ISP wages war on FBI and DOJ by putting privacy first [video]

It's Time for Another Online Privacy Checkup

www.readwriteweb.com
Call us paranoid, but we're always looking for ways to preserve our privacy on the Internet. And, increasingly, most of those efforts center on the two biggest Internet destinations for most users: Facebook and Google. Love it or hate it, it's hard to be an online denizen these days...
It's Time for Another Online Privacy Checkup

How Long Before VPNs Become Illegal?

torrentfreak.com
In the coming decade there will be an avalanche of initiatives to regulate and monitor the Internet. The freedom, privacy and relative anonymity that people experience today will only be short-lived if the copyright lobby and intelligence agencies have their way. In the U.S. there is CISPA, a bill that...
How Long Before VPNs Become Illegal?

Privacy On The Internet Is Misunderstood

regulargeek.com
With the recent Facebook announcements, the Google Buzz launch debacle and the Blippy credit card mess, Privacy is being constantly talked about. If you look at those three events, we have three very different definitions of privacy. Blippy’s issue was thankfully limited to a handful of credit card numbers. However,...
Privacy On The Internet Is Misunderstood

FTC Chairman Leibowitz: More Privacy Could Actually Bring Bigger Revenues For Web Giants

techcrunch.com
Privacy guidelines such as the “Do Not Track” option proposed by the Federal Trade Commission does not necessarily mean the end of the kind of targeted online ads that have brought such riches to web companies over the past decade. In fact, FTC Chairman Jon Leibowitz says, more privacy on...
FTC Chairman Leibowitz: More Privacy Could Actually Bring Bigger Revenues For Web Giants

Fed Plans New Law to Guard Internet Privacy for Children

betabeat.com
(Photo: bioethics.net) The Federal Trade Commission is looking to change regulatory lawsthat that protect children’s privacy on the Internet. Although it’s legal right now, a slew of apps and popular websites collect data and pictures from young users. In the most cringe-worthy example, pictures of children that were uploaded to a...
Fed Plans New Law to Guard Internet Privacy for Children

What in the Heck Is Going on With Privacy at Google

blog.hubspot.com
The web has lit up about Google's updated privacy policy, and (shockingly) not all the feedback is super positive. Privacy on the internet has been a hot topic these days, especially considering Facebook's ever-changing levels of users' control over their information. European lawmakers are also introducing the "right to...
What in the Heck Is Going on With Privacy at Google
There's A Difference Between Private And Personal
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