privacy

Zoom
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CNN
April 24, 2020 - 8:18 am
Zoom will begin rolling out a long-awaited security update this weekend to deal with widespread complaints of video-conferencing interruptions and other potential meeting vulnerabilities. Read more here.
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Attorney General William Barr, left, arrives to speak, next to Assistant Attorney General John Demers and U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia Byung "BJay" Pak, right, during a news conference.
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AP News
February 10, 2020 - 7:56 pm
Four members of the Chinese military have been charged with breaking into the computer networks of the Equifax credit reporting agency and stealing the personal information of tens of millions of Americans, the Justice Department said Monday, blaming Beijing for one of the largest hacks in history...
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New Jersey Lottery and Mega Millions rise after no winner. No winners announced in New Jersey Lottery and Mega Millions.
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David Madden
January 25, 2020 - 4:00 am
Ever dream of hitting the lottery big time? Now, players in New Jersey who get that lucky can keep their good fortune secret from the rest of the world if they want. Read more here.
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Google Home Hub
Richard Drew/AP, file
AP News
December 31, 2019 - 12:01 pm
Everything from internet-connected speakers with voice assistants to television sets with built-in Netflix can be always listening — and sometimes watching, too. As with almost all new technology, installing such devices means balancing privacy risks with the conveniences they offer, but there are...
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Larry Weinstein and Kelly Drucker
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
December 19, 2019 - 3:46 pm
A former Northampton Township supervisor and his girlfriend both get county jail time for getting a woman drunk so they could try to take naked pictures and videos of her. Read more here.
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A screen displays a notice when installing the update, iOS 13.2 on an iPhone on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019, in New York.
Jenny Kane/AP Photo
AP News
October 29, 2019 - 12:43 pm
Apple is resuming the use of humans to review Siri commands and dictation with the latest iPhone software update. The use of humans to listen to audio recordings is particularly troubling to privacy experts because it increases the chances that a rogue employee or contractor could leak sensitive...
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The Google logo at their corporate offices in Granary Square, London.
Alastair Grant, File/AP Photo
AP News
October 29, 2019 - 9:21 am
The Australian consumer watchdog on Tuesday took Google to court alleging the technology giant broke consumer law by misleading Android users about how their location data was used.
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Ring doorbell camera
Jessica Hill/AP, file
AP News
September 06, 2019 - 11:48 am
Amazon-owned doorbell camera company Ring is facing questions from a U.S. senator over its partnerships with police departments around the country. Read more here.
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In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivers the keynote speech at F8, Facebook's developer conference, in San Jose, Calif.
Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP Photo, File
July 24, 2019 - 8:45 am
By Marcy Gordon and Barbara Ortutay, The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators have fined Facebook $5 billion for privacy violations and are instituting new oversight and restrictions on its business. But they are only holding CEO Mark Zuckerberg personally responsible in a limited...
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Google has agreed to pay a $13 million settlement that could resolve a class-action lawsuit over the company's collection of people's private information through its Street View project.
Nick Oxford for CNN
July 22, 2019 - 5:02 pm
By Clare Duffy, CNN Business (CNN) -- Google has agreed to pay a $13 million settlement that could resolve a class-action lawsuit over the company's collection of people's private information through its Street View project. The agreement, if approved by a judge, would resolve a 2010 suit over the...
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