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Google and Privacy sensitive DNS data: spam team doesn’t use it

22 April 2011

With the news of the iPhone tracking you whereabouts spreading around the web and now also Google being looked at when it comes to Android Google felt it had...

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Aren’t we looking at this whole privacy thing from the wrong angle?

11 April 2011

One of the hot topics on the web currently is privacy. What can companies like Google or Facebook store from us when it comes to personal data? Can they...

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Google gets fined €100,000 for privacy breach in France

21 March 2011

The Associated Press reports that France’s privacy watchdog CNIL has given Google a fine of no less than €100,000 ($141,300) for privacy issues in relation to Streetview. The fine...

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Facebook is going to relaunch giving away phone and addresses

1 March 2011

It is what seems to be a typical Facebook move. Halfway through January Facebook announced it would be “making a user’s address and mobile phone number accessible as part...

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Google Futuresight: The Future of Privacy Rights

17 February 2011

This is a guestpost by Brandon Moreau – Webmaster for Citiguarda Sydney Security Company, and DelMonico Hatter, seller of Borsalino hats for over 100 Years. Opinions expressed in the...

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Tweets can, may and will be used against you by the press

9 February 2011

We all know that what we put on the web ‘never goes away’. At least, not for a while. So what we put on Social Media is something which...

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Don’t want personal ads? Google lets you opt-out

24 January 2011

There has been a lot of discussion over the past few months about cookies. Yes, the cookies on the computer. Those that register what you do online. And those...

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Update: Facebook postpones sharing of phone numbers and addresses

18 January 2011

Yesterday I wrote about a new ‘feature’ in Facebook which meant that third party developers would now be able to easily pick up phone numbers and addresses from Facebook....

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Facebook New Feature: The start of a Beautiful Friendship (Page)?

9 November 2010

Facebook have released a new, slightly creepy feature, apparently around a week ago. I’m not sure if this is a phased roll-out, or if I’m just not watching closely...

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Want to see the German blurred houses unblurred? Use an iPhone

8 November 2010

We can go on and on about Streetview and Google issues so it seems. We reported last week Google got a slap on the wrist in the UK and...

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