#Amazon to implement a one-year moratorium on police use of Rekognition
It was also the result of Nancy Pelosi and Adam Schiff siding with the surveillance state over basic civil liberties and human rights. They gutted an mendment that would have prevented the FBI from spying on your Internet activity without a warrant.
whoa. so this is totally PR, but:
“IBM no longer offers general purpose IBM facial recognition or analysis software. IBM firmly opposes and will not condone uses of any technology, including facial recognition technology offered by other vendors, for mass surveillance, racial profiling, violations of basic human rights and freedoms, or any purpose which is not consistent with our values ...”
took ‘em eighty years, but it looks like they might have started learning
#Apple is trying to push on user security and password management with a new Github project:
The Brave web browser is hijacking links, and inserting affiliate codes
In a simple picture #Signal disclosed all the information they own about you.
That’s the only messaging app you should be using.
Google faces $5 billion lawsuit in U.S. for tracking 'private' internet use.
#Google “cannot continue to engage in the covert and unauthorized data collection from virtually every American with a computer or phone,” the complaint said.
Careful!! if you protest you can be tracked using your phone.
EFF Offering Assistance with Attorney Referrals for Protesters
How to Protest Without Sacrificing Your Digital Privacy.
In 2015, The Washington Post began to log every fatal shooting by an on-duty police officer in the United States. In that time there have been more than 5,000 such shootings recorded by The Post.
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Gay people in Myanmar have adopted a secret language: «That conversation needs to be private.»
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