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Google’s ‘Nightingale’ Secretly Gathers the Personal Health Data on Millions of Americans

Google has been working with one of the largest healthcare systems in the U.S. to collect and analyze the personal health information of millions of citizens across 21 states, The Wall Street Journal reports. The Tech giant reportedly teamed up with St. Louis-based Ascension, the largest non-profit health system in the country, last year, and the data sharing has accelerated … Continue reading

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Smart Assistants from Google, Amazon, Passively Spy on Users, Says Tech Investor

A venture capital entrepreneur, who was previously in charge of technological strategy at the mass media company Time Warner, believes that the tech they previously worked on is a far cry from the “toxic” achievements – “pollutants” – that the modern tech community has arrived at, which has resulted in widespread passive spying techniques and a lack of centralised control. … Continue reading

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Facebook Privacy Breach Leaves Hundreds of Millions of Users’ Phone Numbers Exposed

Hundreds of millions of phone numbers linked to Facebook accounts were left exposed on an unprotected server in the latest massive security breach to plague the embattled tech giant. Up to 419 million phone numbers were stored on a database housed on multiple servers including the numbers of an estimated 133 million US-based users alone. The revelation comes just weeks … Continue reading

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Pentagon Testing New Mass Surveillance Balloons

According to FCC documents, the US military has been experimenting with a new type of mass surveillance. Offering the option of a cheap monitoring platform that can follow cars, boats and other vehicles over a wide area, high-altitude balloons are currently being taken very seriously by the Pentagon. Recent trials have seen at least 25 of these solar-powered balloons released … Continue reading

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Siri ‘Regularly’ Records Sex Encounters, ‘Countless’ Private Moments to Apple Contractors

Apple’s Siri AI assistant sends audio of sexual encounters, embarrassing medical information, drug deals, and other private moments recorded without users’ knowledge to human ‘graders’ for evaluation, a whistleblower has revealed. Recordings from Apple’s Siri voice assistant are fed to human contractors around the world, who grade the AI based on the quality of its response and whether its activation … Continue reading

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Facebook Admits Having Unencrypted Passwords of Millions of Users

The social media giant previously came under fire when it turned out that companies like Cambridge Analytica could easily gather vast amounts of information about Facebook users and later use it in various campaigns, including political ones. Facebook has posted a statement saying that its latest internal security review has revealed that the passwords of hundreds of millions of Facebook … Continue reading

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Here is How Your iPhone Tracks Your Locations

If one doesn’t want to have their every move recorded and stored neatly in a form of a list by their iPhone device, it can be easily turned off. That is provided, you knew about the existence of such feature in the first place. An Apple smartphone stores the “Significant Locations” list, including sorting locations according to addresses, tracking how … Continue reading

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A Genetic Testing Company Gave FBI Access to Its DNA Data

Family Tree DNA, a major consumer genetic testing company, gave the FBI access to its massive DNA database. While running genetic analysis on evidence isn’t new, Family Tree DNA is the first private company to voluntarily grant a law enforcement agency to access its data, according to BuzzFeed News. For the company’s roughly 1 million customers who wanted to learn … Continue reading

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UK Unions Voice Concern over Prospect to Implant Employees with Microchips

Trades Union Congress concerned over tech being used to control and micromanage Britain’s biggest employer organisation and main trade union body have sounded the alarm over the prospect of British companies implanting staff with microchips to improve security. UK firm BioTeq, which offers the implants to businesses and individuals, has already fitted 150 implants in the UK. The tiny chips, … Continue reading

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Facebook Admits Security Breach Affecting 50 Million Accounts

Facebook has apologized for a “security issue,” after discovering that hackers used a vulnerability in the platform’s code to steal other users’ ‘access tokens’ and log into their accounts. 50 million accounts were affected. In a statement released Friday, the company said that attackers could use Facebook’s “view as” tool – which lets a user see what their profile looks … Continue reading

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