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Cash-strapped governments are turning to tech that converts cameras into automated license plate readers to penalize uninsured drivers

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How to opt out of tech that invades your privacy

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Hours after a baby is born, its internet presence begins — no matter what we try to do to stop it

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Woof

Photo courtesy of Owen Williams


General Intelligence

The authors of the image dataset that changed the world have made one long-overdue tweak

Photo illustration source: John M. Lund Photography Inc.


An industry veteran on why recent moves from the tech giants should be the impetus for a federal privacy law

Street view of New York City featuring a billboard that reads “DoubleClick Welcomes you to SILICON ALLEY.”
Street view of New York City featuring a billboard that reads “DoubleClick Welcomes you to SILICON ALLEY.”
A large billboard for the online advertising agency DoubleClick stands on a rooftop at 22nd and Broadway in New York City. Photo: Erik Freeland/CORBIS SABA/Corbis via Getty Images


General Intelligence

States still haven’t matched Illinois’ 2008 biometric privacy law

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Just by walking by it and briefly glancing at the screen, I likely gave the Temp Tablet all it needed to recognize me

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General Intelligence

The team purposely excluded Instagram images from the European Union, likely because of GDPR

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Big Technology

‘If you’re talking about break encryption, it’s really hard for me to imagine being comfortable with it’

Will Cathcart

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