Tags surveillance

Under fire from privacy advocates, Apple delays controversial photo scanning plan

by Tim Starks • 3 weeks ago

The company said it plans to make improvements to the controversial features.

FTC proposes first stalkerware ban, promises to toughen stance on abusive apps

by Tonya Riley • 3 weeks ago

It's the agency's biggest crackdown to date.

UN experts join growing calls for moratorium on surveillance technology

by Tonya Riley • 1 month ago

The call follows mounting evidence of surveillance technology being used in human rights abuses.

NSA watchdog to review agency's actions following Tucker Carlson spying allegations

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The probe will delight Republicans.

Wyden bill would require digital signatures for sensitive court orders

by Tim Starks • 2 months ago

Sen. Ron Wyden's bipartisan legislation would apply to federal, state and tribal courts.

Amnesty sues NYPD, seeking details about facial recognition technology and arrest data

by Tonya Riley • 2 months ago

The records could shed light on how NYPD surveilled protestors during the Black Lives Matter protests last summer.