Tech > Privacy

Robot Pets

13 hours ago   |   TLS

We hear it all the time, currently more than ever: that technology has made it possible to bridge different time zones, to link separate cultures, to connect people; and it has...
Read more ...

Forget Gmail. It's time to switch to a privacy-first email provider

1 day ago   |   Wired

End-to-end encryption and burner emails can help keep your communications private
Read more ...

Samsung AltZLife private mode announced for Galaxy A71 and A51 users

Samsung AltZLife private mode announced for Galaxy A71 and A51 users

1 day ago   |   TechRadar

Samsung has announced a new privacy-centric feature for Indian users. The all-new AltZLife feature is now available for the Galaxy A71 and A51 users in India.
Read more ...

This is node joke. Tor battles to fend off swarm of Bitcoin-stealing evil exit relays making up about 25% of outgoing capacity at its height

1 day ago   |   The Register

Cash-strapped privacy devs face determined miscreants who keep coming back for more The Tor Project has confirmed someone, or some group, is in control of a large number of...
Read more ...

Police use of facial recognition violates human rights, UK court rules

Police use of facial recognition violates human rights, UK court rules

1 day ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / A close-up of a police facial recognition camera in use at the Cardiff City Stadium on January 12, 2020 in Cardiff, Wales. Police used the technology to identify...
Read more ...

South Wales police lose landmark facial recognition case

1 day ago   |   The Guardian   |   4 articles

Court rules use of technology broke equalities law and breached privacy rights The use of facial recognition technology by South Wales police broke race and sex equalities law...
Read more ...

Police use of facial recognition unlawfully breached privacy rights, says Court of Appeal ruling

Police use of facial recognition unlawfully breached privacy rights, says Court of Appeal ruling

1 day ago   |   Wessexfm   |   4 articles

British police's use of facial recognition technology has been ruled unlawful in a landmark judgment at the Court of Appeal.
Read more ...

Police force use of facial recognition technology ruled unlawful

1 day ago   |   Belfast telegraph   |   4 articles

The use of facial recognition technology by police did interfere with privacy and data protection laws, the Court of Appeal has ruled.
Read more ...

The Great Cloud-Quake: US Told to Stop Spying, or Forfeit Right of Access to Personal Data

The Great Cloud-Quake: US Told to Stop Spying, or Forfeit Right of Access to Personal Data

1 day ago   |   Computer Business Review

Twice the USA has signed data sharing treaties with the EU, called Safe Harbor and Privacy Shield, in which each side promised to respect the privacy of personal data shared by...
Read more ...

Bosses started spying on remote workers. Now they're fighting back

3 days ago   |   Wired

Surveilling software is flourishing during the pandemic. And employees are finding creative ways of evading the company gaze
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

Control Ultimate Edition Includes Free Next-Gen Digital Upgrade

Control Ultimate Edition Includes Free Next-Gen Digital Upgrade

If you purchased the original version of Remedy's action-adventure game the free upgrade isn't available. Finnish game developer Remedy Entertainment has today revealed its... Read more ...

Best Samsung phones 2020: Galaxy S, Note and A compared

Best Samsung phones 2020: Galaxy S, Note and A compared

Samsung's latest flagship smartphones come in the form of the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra , revealed in August 2020, both of which sit alongside the Galaxy S20... Read more ...

Microsoft Surface Duo Launches Sept. 10 for $1,399

Microsoft Surface Duo Launches Sept. 10 for $1,399

The dual-screen Android device can be pre-ordered from Sept. 1. We expect smartphone innovation from Apple, Google, and Samsung, but last year it was Microsoft that surprised... Read more ...

Halo Infinite's delay has botched the Xbox Series X launch, but is anyone...

Halo Infinite's delay has botched the Xbox Series X launch, but is anyone surprised?

Microsoft has botched the Xbox Series X launch by delaying Halo Infinite, but it's not the only misstep the company has made. Read more ...

Xbox Series X release date confirmed for November; Halo Infinite delayed to 2021

Xbox Series X release date confirmed for November; Halo Infinite delayed to 2021

Microsoft has announced launch timings for its highly anticipated next-generation console and headline game... Read more ...

Fall Guys Ultimate Knockout fans rejoice, it's getting a new level

Fall Guys Ultimate Knockout fans rejoice, it's getting a new level

Fans of the smash hit new multiplayer game for PS4 and PC, Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout, will be thrilled to learn that a new level will be added to the game today, as part of... Read more ...

Xbox Series X to Launch in November, But Without Halo Infinite

Xbox Series X to Launch in November, But Without Halo Infinite

Developer 343 Industries is pushing back Halo Infinite's release date to 2021, citing disruptions caused by COVID-19. As a result, Microsoft's next-gen console is going to... Read more ...

Halo Infinite delayed until 2021 because 'it is not sustainable' to release...

Halo Infinite delayed until 2021 because 'it is not sustainable' to release this year

Halo Infinite has been delayed until 2021, missing the Xbox Series X launch. Read more ...

Splinter Cell's Sam Fisher joins Rainbow Six Siege in leaked crossover video

Splinter Cell's Sam Fisher joins Rainbow Six Siege in leaked crossover video

For not having appeared in his own game for seven years, Sam Fisher sure gets around. A new leaked video shows him joining Rainbow Six Siege in an upcoming crossover event... Read more ...

Apple CEO Tim Cook hits billionaire status

Apple CEO Tim Cook hits billionaire status

Apple chief executive Tim Cook has joined the billionaire's club, according to analysis by Bloomberg. Cook's net worth reflects a mix of the salary he's earned at Apple, the... Read more ...