privacy

INTERNET ASSOCIATION

Google, Facebook, Amazon and eBay go to Washington

Meet the Internet Association, the big dot-coms’ lobby group
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’The Virtual Self’: CBC’s Nora Young talks about her new book

Ever wondered why we share so much information about ourselves and what happens to it?
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Needed: an ’eraser’ button to right Internet wrongs

A Stanford professor wants tech giants to allow kids to permanently erase personal information
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Facebook’s stock has never been lower (with me)

I can’t quite delete my account, but I look at it less and less
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Facebook’s secret? Rolling with the punches

The ubiquitous social network somehow always comes out on top
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Virgin Atlantic to allow passengers to use cell phones in flight

The last bastion of freedom from the intrusive, ubiquitous, unrelenting tyranny of cell phone clamour is about to disappear
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Privacy simplified

A trio of Yale students has developed a free service to help users navigate the ins and outs of privacy agreements
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Do Canadian cops need warrants for GPS tracking?

In the U.S. police can even buy a monthly subscription to customers’ tracking data
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Stalking women? There’s an app for that.

Girls Around Me lets users track neighborhood girls and read their Facebook profiles