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US watchdog urges federal law enforcement to better track facial recognition amid accuracy concerns

by Tonya Riley • 4 weeks ago

The report underscores the mounting concerns associated with the use of facial recognition technology by law enforcement.

Top tech critic Lina Khan named FTC chair

by Tonya Riley • 1 month ago

The selection is a huge warning shot to big tech companies on privacy and anti-competitive behavior.

Amazon's Sidewalk, a neighborhood device network, is 'uncharted territory' for data privacy, watchdogs say

by Tonya Riley • 2 months ago

Researchers say the technology is secure, though it touches on lingering anxieties.

Amazon boots Parler from web hosting service over violent content

by Joe Warminsky • 7 months ago

It's a blow potentially even more serious than moves by Google and Apple over the weekend to suspend it from their app stores.

'Smart' doorbells for sale on Amazon, eBay came stocked with security vulnerabilities

by Sean Lyngaas • 8 months ago

The findings point to “a wider culture that favors shortcuts over security in the manufacturing process," one researcher said.

DNC issues another warning on TikTok, citing data security risks

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

The advisory comes as TikTok faces greater scrutiny for its security practices from both U.S. government agencies and corporations.