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    Mozilla recently launched Mozilla VPN, becoming the latest company to offer a virtual private network service for privacy-minded internet users. Hide A virtual private network, or VPN, encrypts a users internet traffic between them and a VPN’s server. While a VPN can give you peace of mind while using a public Wi-Fi spot, they...
    Kelly Armstrong and Pramila Jayapal are not what you would call natural political allies. Armstrong, a first-term congressman representing North Dakota’s single congressional district, is a conservative Republican whose campaign priorities include limiting abortion and protecting the rights of gun owners. Jayapal, co-chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, represents the uber-liberal Seattle area and has...
    A DAD who raised his lawn by 20 inches has won a battle with his angry neighbours who say he can now see into their gardens. Matthew Williams, 36, caused a storm on upmarket new housing estate Pentre Nicklaus Village in Llanelli, South Wales, by raising the bottom of his garden by 20 inches. 4Matthew...
    As you may have heard, Microsoft is in talks to acquire the short-video app TikTok from its Chinese owner. I think that’s a win for Microsoft and consumer confidence in TikTok’s future privacy and security, but more on that later. It’s not known how much Microsoft would pay ByteDance to acquire TikTok but there is...
    OZZY Osbourne's rarely-seen daughter Aimee has insisted she has 'no regrets' about shunning the family's successful MTV reality series. The 36-year-old explained that she "valued her privacy" too much to appear on The Osbournes, which ran from 2002 to 2005. 5Aimee Osbourne has insisted she has 'no regrets' about shunning the family's MTV reality seriesCredit:...
    Rep. Adam Schiff worked behind the scenes to ensure the White House had expanded surveillance powers in Section 215 of the Patriot Act by selling out the civil rights of immigrants, a coalition of privacy groups alleged Wednesday. “The consequences of Schiff’s actions are inescapable: In trying to hand the Trump administration Section 215, he...
    LONG BEACH, Calif. (KABC) -- As more people head back to work amid the COVID-19 pandemic, you may have questions about coronavirus and the workplace.ABC7 spoke with a labor attorney to see what laws are in place when it comes to virus disclosure."There are no laws that specifically mandate an employer to advise their employee...
    MEGHAN Markle's team leaked details of the High Court privacy row to Finding Freedom author Omid Scobie, bombshell documents claimed today. The Duchess of Sussex is suing Associated Newspapers (ANL), the publisher of the Mail on Sunday, after a “private” letter she sent to her estranged father Thomas Markle, 76, was revealed. ⚠️ Read our Meghan and Harry...
    A judge in the U.K. ruled Wednesday that Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, can keep the names of five close friends secret while she brings a privacy invasion lawsuit against a British newspaper — but he chided both sides in the case for playing out their battle in the media as well as in the courtroom....
    LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Did you navigate here from ABC7's Instagram? Click the links below to read our top stories from the platform.HEADLINES: FBI serves search warrant at home of YouTube star Jake Paul in CalabasasSoCal couple forced to cancel wedding amid pandemic has registry paid for by Domino's Pizza1 dead, 4 injured after shooting...
    In this Monday, March 9, 2020 file photo, Britain’s Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex receives flowers as she leaves after attending the annual Commonwealth Day service at Westminster Abbey in London. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File) LONDON (AP) — A British judge ruled Wednesday that the Duchess of Sussex can keep the names of five...
    Every single iOS update, users gain more controls over what data app developers collect about them. The new iOS 14 is no different, except for one thing—it hasn’t even left beta and its privacy features are already causing havoc for major app developers.WIRED UKThis story originally appeared on WIRED UK. Privacy notifications, which pop up...
    In May 2018, as the European Union’s landmark privacy law, the General Data Protection Regulation, went into effect, the main Dutch public broadcaster set in motion a grand experiment. The leadership at Nederlandse Publieke Omroep—essentially the BBC of the Netherlands—interpreted the law strictly, deciding that visitors to any of its websites would now be prompted...
    LONDON (AP) — A British judge ruled Wednesday that the Duchess of Sussex can keep her friends’ names secret while she brings a privacy invasion lawsuit against a British newspaper. High Court judge Mark Warby said Wednesday, “I have concluded that, for the time being at least, the court should grant the claimant the order...
    LONDON (AP) — A British judge ruled Wednesday that the Duchess of Sussex can keep her friends’ names secret while she brings a privacy invasion lawsuit against a British newspaper. High Court judge Mark Warby said Wednesday, “I have concluded that, for the time being at least, the court should grant the claimant the order...
    By Padraic Halpin and Douglas Busvine DUBLIN/BERLIN (Reuters) - Europe's experiment in using technology to fight coronavirus has achieved some early successes: millions of people have downloaded smartphone tracker apps and hundreds have uploaded the results of positive COVID-19 tests. Yet most European countries so far lack solid evidence that their apps - which identify...
    A federal judge released a heart-wrenching video Monday responding to a shooting at her New Jersey home that killed her son and injured her husband last month. In the video posted on YouTube, U.S. District Court Judge Esther Salas detailed her son's last words and made a plea for greater privacy protection for public servants. "While...
    Ubiquitous facial recognition is a serious threat to privacy. The idea that the photos we share are being collected by companies to train algorithms that are sold commercially is worrying. Anyone can buy these tools, snap a photo of a stranger, and find out who they are in seconds. But researchers have come up with...
    Twitter said it received a draft complaint from the FTC, accusing it of violating a 2011 agreement it signed with the Commission, on July 28th, 2020. As Financial Times notes, that agreement prohibits the company from misleading “consumers about the extent to which it protects the security, privacy, and confidentiality” of their data and compels...
    The Daily News, a New York City newspaper, recently filed a lawsuit to compel the New York City Police Department (NYPD) and licensing officials to release the full names, the type of license, and the residential zip codes of individuals who had been issued a firearm license or renewal in 2018, and who had not been...
    After President Donald Trump said he planned to ban the popular social networking service TikTok in the U.S. over privacy concerns, Microsoft got the White House to hold off for 45 days so that it could strike a deal to purchase the app. But one prominent analyst does not believe Microsoft’s potential acquisition erases...
    A female judge whose son was killed by an "anti-feminist" lawyer has called for protecting the privacy of federal judges in her first public comments. "This monster knew where I lived...and had a complete dossier on me and my family," she said. Roy Den Hollander, dressed as a FedEx delivery man, shot Judge Esther...
    Google notes that this early version only shows information about Google-served ads that have implemented Google’s “Ad Disclosure Schema,” and not other third-party ads. That schema is desiggned to help all of its advertisers disclose how they’re using your personal information, according to Google’s Github page. ”Over time, we hope the [rest of] the industry...
    President Trump on Friday night said he intends to “ban” the  Chinese-owned video-sharing app TikTok from operating in the U.S. “As far as TikTok is concerned, we’re banning them from the United States,” Trump told reporters aboard Air Force One. The president said he planned to take action against the social media platform as...
    MEGHAN Markle has agreed to pay $87,000 in legal costs after losing the first round of her turbulent privacy case. The Duchess of Sussex is suing Associated Newspapers Limited (ANL) over an article which reproduced parts of a handwritten letter sent by her to her dad Thomas Markle in August 2018. ⚠️Read our Meghan and...
    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle could have an intense fight on their hands, which may not work in their favor, if their recent invasion of privacy complaint against snooping paparazzi ever saw a trial. Last week, in a complaint submitted to a Los Angeles court on behalf of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, and obtained by Fox News, high-power celebrity...
    The Messenger application belonging to the social network Facebook is currently one of the favorite messaging services of users and the taste for using it is improving thanks to the new functions that the company is adding. For example, this latest update that brings with it the possibility of blocking the app with Face ID...
    The Mozilla Foundation is one of the “good guys” of internet freedom and digital security—if you’re in the know. For your average internet user who doesn’t know much about internet service providers (ISPs), encryption, or whatever“Wi-Fi” means, then they’re just the folks behind the really fast Google Chrome alternative Mozilla Firefox, if that.  Hide In...
    MEGHAN Markle used her public profile and PR team to promote herself, the High Court heard today. The Duchess of Sussex, 38, is accused of "publicising and promoting the merits of her own position" ever since she launched a legal privacy battle last year. ⚠️Read our Meghan and Harry blog for the latest news on...
    SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- Did you navigate here from ABC7's Instagram? Check out the links below to read our top stories from the platform.HEADLINES: Gilroy Strong: Healing continues one year after mass shootingLive updates on the coronavirus pandemic in the Bay AreaRemembering the victims of Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting on 1-year anniversary of tragedy5-alarm fire...
    The New York Police Department will not release a 1996 complaint filed against convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein’s cohort Ghislaine Maxwell. The NYPD denied the Daily Caller News Foundation’s request for the complaint, filed under New York’s Freedom of Information Law, saying “such information, if disclosed, would constitute an unwarranted invasion of personal privacy.” (RELATED: NY Prison...
    Joe Biden's presidential campaign has banned staffers from using the Chinese video sharing app TikTok, citing security and privacy concerns. In a memo on Monday, Biden's general counsel, Dana Remus, ordered staff members to delete TikTok from both their personal and work phones, and to 'refrain from downloading and using TikTok,' according to Bloomberg. The memo also...
    Matthew Rozsa July 28, 2020 7:05PM (UTC) College students within California's premier research university system are wondering if their privacy is safe after learning that the University of California (UC) made a commitment to invest $200 million in an investment firm that has access to vast troves of student data through a subsidiary. The private equity investment firm, Thoma Bravo, announcing...
    Meghan Markle and Prince Harry may have been somewhat unprepared for the lack of privacy that their move to Los Angeles has brought them. The two are reported to have moved to Los Angeles in March, a few months after their historic "Megxit" announcement and stepping back as senior members of the royal family. Since...
    So whether you’re online on your phone, tablet or desktop — stop doing that! It’s gross. Plus, you also don’t need to be connected all buck naked like that. Cover your assets, and use a nifty little tool known as a VPN. A VPN, or virtual private network, keeps your computer’s IP address — and...
    Lewis returns to Capitol to lie in state Check your couch cushions: One Chick-fil-A offers free food voucher if you exchange coins Inside Meghan Markle and Prince Harrys Move to Los Angeles: Why Theyre Still Struggling With the Transition © Facundo Arrizabalaga - Pool/Getty Images Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's transition from royal life...
    India has banned another 47 Chinese apps just weeks after the country blocked popular video-sharing platforms TikTok and WeChat as well as 57 others over national security and privacy concerns. "We have banned 47 mobile apps from China in this ongoing exercise which highlights the government's seriousness about data privacy and security," an official told news...
    (Reuters) - Facebook Inc has taken the European Union to court for invading the privacy of its employees, the Financial Times reported on Monday citing two people with direct knowledge of the matter. The social media company claims EU regulators have asked broad questions beyond the scope of two ongoing antitrust probes, and it has...
    ProtonMail, the encrypted email service, called the popular video-sharing app TikTok a “grave privacy threat” in an analysis released last week. Hide The analysis of TikTok comes as the app continues to face scrutiny, including a possible ban by the United States government. TikTok is owned by a China-based company, which has prompted security...
    PARCHMENT, Mich. (AP) — A secret camera outside an apartment in southwestern Michigan didn't violate the rights of a man who was sentenced to 16 years in federal prison for a drug crime, an appeals court said. Police got a warrant to search the apartment of Raheim Trice after the camera recorded him going in...
    By ROD McGUIRK, Associated Press CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s consumer watchdog launched court action against Google on Monday alleging the technology giant misled account holders about its use of their personal data. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s action in the Federal Court is the latest litigation Google has faced around the world over...
    CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s consumer watchdog launched court action against Google on Monday alleging the technology giant misled account holders about its use of their personal data. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s action in the Federal Court is the latest litigation Google has faced around the world over allegations of privacy breaches. The...
    The leaders of America's most powerful technology companies will soon be grilled by House lawmakers about everything from privacy violations and antitrust behavior to content moderation and political bias allegations. "I think it's a very important hearing to bring in the leaders of these large platforms and figure out whether we need to update the...
    Job DescriptionThe ABC Owned Television Stations is seeking to hire multi-skilled journalists to cover the Race and Culture beat in our 8 local markets. Each journalist must be a passionate storyteller, brilliant multi-platform content creator, effective communicator and proven collaborator.The multi-skilled journalists will be based at each of the OTV stations (New York, Los Angeles,...
    Job DescriptionThe ABC Owned Television Stations is seeking a passionate storyteller, brilliant multi-platform content creator, dynamic leader, dedicated journalist, effective communicator and proven collaborator to launch and execute a 10-person Race & Culture content unit that works together across the 8 owned television stations.This position can be based at any OTV stations (New York, Los...
    University of Kentucky faculty members call for renaming stadium, campus buildings McDonalds to continue pause on dining room reopenings, will require customers to wear masks Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Are Suing to Protect Archie From Invasions of Privacy © Pool/Samir Hussein Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are not afraid of a little litigation—especially...
    By Foo Yun Chee BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Companies seeking to transfer data to the United States must revert to new arrangements with immediate effect after the Privacy Shield transatlantic pact was declared invalid last week, a European Union watchdog said on Friday. The privacy watchdog said the lack of a grace period in the court...
    Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, filed a lawsuit against Los Angeles paparazzi to stop the sale of photographs involving their 14-month-old son Archie. Since relocating to California, the couple have dealt with privacy intrusions, including needing to uphold a fence to block long-lens photographers from snapping pictures and dealing with low-flying...
    Arizona Republican Rep. Andy Biggs told a Maricopa County Judge overseeing a case related to Google that any trade secret or proprietary information about the tech giant should be made available to the public. In a Wednesday letter to Judge Timothy Thomason, Biggs referenced a current case in the Arizona court being fought out by...