Internetprivacy

03.31.17
EFF: Verizon will install spyware on all its Android phones (update)
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EFF: Verizon will install spyware on all its Android phones (update)

The privacy body isn't a fan of the carrier's new AppFlash launcher.

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02.24.17
FCC head puts the brakes on new ISP privacy rules
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FCC head puts the brakes on new ISP privacy rules

Without them, broadband companies will have free access to customers' browsing habits.

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09.14.12
Google plays privacy catch-up, adds Do Not Track option to Chrome
09.14.12

Google plays privacy catch-up, adds Do Not Track option to Chrome

Google's had one foot in the web privacy door for a while, offering Chrome users the Keep My Opt-Ou...

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08.13.12
FTC considering new settlement process so companies can't deny wrongdoing
08.13.12

FTC considering new settlement process so companies can't deny wrongdoing

Google recently paid the FTC $22.5 million and Facebook was ordered by the commission to change the...

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05.30.12
White House announces anti-botnet initiative
05.30.12

White House announces anti-botnet initiative

The White House has been drumming up momentum for tighter internet privacy laws for a while now, a...

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07.26.11
Chinese government to track users of free WiFi, small businesses react with service cutoffs
07.26.11

Chinese government to track users of free WiFi, small businesses react with service cutoffs

Thought Google had a mountain-sized stack of your up close and personal online habits? Think agai...

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11.12.10
White House reportedly pushing for new internet privacy laws, policy office
11.12.10

White House reportedly pushing for new internet privacy laws, policy office

It's not official just yet, but The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the Obama administration i...

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