San Francisco loosens facial recognition ban to allow newer iPhones
It illustrates the problems with blanket bans on facial recognition tech.
Court says data swept up by the NSA is protected by the Fourth Amendment
Judges found the incidental collection through PRISM to be legal, but querying that data might not be.
Amnesty International: Facebook and Google are a threat to human rights
Amnesty is concerned with their 'surveillance-based business model.'
Amazon confirms police can keep Ring doorbell videos forever
But only if you give them access.
FCC proposal would ban some US telecoms from using Huawei, ZTE gear
It might even help remove equipment from Chinese companies.
UK set to allow Huawei in 'non-contentious' parts of 5G networks
This could antagonize the US.
FISA court: FBI use of NSA's electronic surveillance data was illegal
The surveillance court found tens of thousands of improper database searches in 2017 and 2018.
Russian hackers modify Chrome and Firefox to track secure web traffic
The perpetrators may have Russian government support.
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