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By Associated Press
President Joe Biden has signed an executive order designed to allay European concerns that U.S. intelligence agencies are illegally spying on them.
By Frank Bajak, Kelvin Chan, Associated Press
Snowden has been living in Russia since 2013 to escape prosecution in the U.S. after leaking classified documents detailing government surveillance programs. He has said he made the disclosures because he believed the U.S. had wrongly infringed on civil liberties.
The use of data to drive decisions is a fairly new shift for many in higher education, and colleges are weighing their ability to know more than ever about their students against the ethical and privacy-related risks that come with…
By Taylor Swaak, The Chronicle of Higher Education
Sephora Inc. has settled a lawsuit claiming the company sold customer information without proper notice in violation of the California's landmark consumer privacy law.
By Don Thompson, Associated Press
Hundreds of Google employees are petitioning the company to extend its abortion health care benefits to contract workers and to strengthen privacy protections for Google users searching for abortion information online.
By Ali Rogin, Andrew Corkery
The Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v. Wade has raised concerns about technology and the kinds of data that should be protected. Google said this week it will automatically delete abortion clinic visits from users' location history. But it's…
By Susan Landau, The Conversation
Even a burner phone paid for with cash can reveal your identity and where you’ve been.
By Eric Tucker, Matt O'Brien, Associated Press
Federal law enforcement agencies secretly seek the data of Microsoft customers thousands of times a year, according to congressional testimony Wednesday by a senior executive at the technology company.
Google was first slapped with the fine in January 2019, the first penalty for a U.S. tech giant under new European data privacy rules that took effect in 2018.
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