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Welcome to Overnight Regulation, your daily rundown of news from the federal agencies, courts, Capitol Hill and beyond. It's Thursday evening here in Washington, where GOP leaders were forced to postpone a vote on their ObamaCare repeal-and-replace b
On March 23rd, 2017, the US Senate votes on S.J.Res 34, which would use the Congressional Review Act to strip away online privacy protections gained under the FCC and also disallow the FCC from enacting privacy rules in the future.
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Today, while you're not watching, the Senate could gut rules protecting your internet privacy. Last year the Federal Communications Commission passed a set of strict privacy regulations that ban broadband internet providers from selling your bro
A suit alleged the app-enabled vibrator was uploading users' masturbatory habits to the cloud without consent. The climax? A $3.75 million settlement.
DNA helps law enforcement investigate and prosecute crime, but the new trend of preconviction DNA collection raises serious Fourth Amendment issues for the criminal justice community.
Employers could impose hefty penalties on employees who decline to participate in genetic testing as part of workplace wellness programs if a bill approved by a House committee this week becomes law.
Inspired by Foucault, Chelsea Manning and techniques like gene editing, artists and activists are taking back power over our bodies from governments and corporations.
The collaboration between the FBI and Best Buy is worse than anyone imagined and blatantly unconstitutional. Basically, what the FBI is prohibited from doing, spying without a warrant, it pawned it of on Best Buy. Bottom line: don't let the Geek S
A data dump from WikiLeaks says the CIA can spy on you through your internet-connected Samsung television, which means government spies could know a lot more about you than whether you love Girls.
General Electric, in conjunction with AT&T and Intel Corp, is set to install cameras, microphones, and sensors on 3,200 streetlights in San Diego this year, beginning in July. The installations are part of a new "smart city" scheme that aims to m
(Natural News) Google could have a record of everything you have said around it for years, and you can listen to it yourself.
As soon as one is born, they are implanted into 'the system' of society by being tagged with a social security number which identifies them until death. Only after one has taken out thousands of dollars in student loans, signed up for multiple cr
When Technocrats collect data, it is never for benign purposes. All harvested data that migrates to the 'cloud' can and will be used against you to limit and/or make your choices for you. This is the essence of Scientific Dictatorship. ? TN Edi
to use artificial intelligence to censor and spy on users...Social media supremo appears to have accidentally revealed scheme to monitor 'private' communications
Imagine you are in the middle of your typical day-to-day activities. Maybe you are driving, spending time with family, or working.
Itron's Wi-Fi smart meters are being installed in homes across the globe. Iltron's 'OpenWay CENTRON', and their EM420i modular smart meters, are a privacy nightmare.
In virtually its last gasp, the Obama administration has quietly given the National Security Agency wider powers to share intercepted surveillance data with 16 other government agencies, including the FBI, DEA and CIA, before applying privacy protect
A Chinese software company called Adups, whose firmware comes pre-installed on some 700 million Android devices, has been found to be able to collect personal information from users without their knowledge or consent.
A Google product manager is suing the company over its internal confidentiality policies, saying they breach California labor laws.
Technocrats have no use for privacy when it comes to social engineering, thus proving that U.S. Intel has gone rogue and is being run by Technocrats for Technocrats. ? TN Editor
Androidcentral.com is thrilled that Google's new Trust Contacts app is going to make everyone "safe" by giving your friends and family, or anyone who requests the info, your location at any time. You can say no, but if you don't respond, the
Technocrats build things because they can, but not with any concern about the impact on other humans. Blippar brings privacy-busting to the public. ? TN Editor
Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism (KDWPT) game wardens, Kansas Highway Patrol (KHP) troopers and county sheriff's officers will conduct joint highway checkpoints at various locations on Sunday, November 13, 2016.
Uber can now track their passengers' locations after they are dropped off and even when their app has been closed.
A last-ditch effort in the Senate to block or delay rule changes that would expand the U.S. government's hacking powers failed Wednesday, despite concerns the changes would jeopardize the privacy rights of innocent Americans and risk possible abuse b
Attorney general, CIA picks oppose Apple, Google on spying New rule in effect Dec. 1 gives FBI greater hacking authority