All posts tagged with Culture & Society
09/20/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

At the recent unveiling of their newest iPhone models, Apple bragged about their use of face-reading artificial intelligence (AI). The

http://www.privacywatch.news/2017-09-20-latest-face-reading-ai-will-detect-your-iq-sexual-orientation-political-beliefs.html

09/13/2017 / By JD Heyes

It’s official: Privacy in the ‘technology age’ is officially dead, and it’s not very likely that genie can be put

http://www.privacywatch.news/2017-09-13-same-company-that-manufactures-smart-tvs-that-spy-on-you-now-rolling-out-refrigerators-that-everything-you-say.html

09/13/2017 / By Robert Jonathan

Equifax seems to be backpedaling on asking consumers to give up their legal rights to sue in court either individually or

http://www.privacywatch.news/2017-09-13-after-allowing-143-million-credit-profiles-to-be-stolen-by-hackers-equifax-now-trying-to-trick-people-into-waiving-class-action-lawsuit-rights.html

09/11/2017 / By Ethan Huff

Questions continue to arise about the true anonymity of the popular online cryptocurrency Bitcoin. While many assume (or have been

http://www.privacywatch.news/2017-09-11-irs-now-cracking-down-on-bitcoin-with-tools-that-eliminate-transaction-anonymity.html

09/07/2017 / By News Editors

Following the arrest of a nurse after she refused to break the law and violate the rights of a patient, police are

http://www.privacywatch.news/2017-09-07-police-ordered-to-stop-interacting-with-nurses-after-illegally-arresting-nurse-in-utah-hospital.html

09/04/2017 / By JD Heyes

By 2025, it’s possible that the last vestiges of privacy that still remain — and there aren’t many — will

http://www.privacywatch.news/2017-09-04-the-end-of-privacy-drone-makers-looking-to-expand-into-civilian-law-enforcement-market-as-replacement-for-police-helicopters.html

08/24/2017 / By Jayson Veley

Late last month, it was reported that a Wisconsin company called Three Square Market was planning on surgically implanting microchips

http://www.privacywatch.news/2017-08-24-all-sheeple-citizens-who-want-to-receive-government-benefits-must-agree-to-be-microchipped-in-the-near-future.html

08/24/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Are you ready to be monitored the next time you enter a residential neighborhood? If you live in Atlanta, Ga.,

http://www.privacywatch.news/2017-08-24-neighborhood-watch-goes-cyber-surveillance-new-systems-read-and-log-license-plates-of-all-vehicles-traveling-the-streets.html

08/16/2017 / By Lance D Johnson

Widely used by millions of people on a daily basis, the Google search engine dictates what people can see and

http://www.privacywatch.news/2017-08-16-wake-up-startpage-search-engine-is-powered-by-google-use-goodgopher-or-duckduckgo-instead.html

08/15/2017 / By Tracey Watson

There are two massive transformations taking place simultaneously in the automotive industry. The development of eco-friendly electric cars, and the

http://www.privacywatch.news/2017-08-15-tesla-model-3-cars-come-with-secret-cameras-that-watch-the-driver-is-the-vehicle-a-spy-tool.html

08/14/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

In a weird attempt to improve its customer relations, Walmart is developing a device equipped with facial recognition technology that

http://www.privacywatch.news/2017-08-14-walmart-to-unveil-face-monitoring-video-spy-system-that-identifies-unhappy-customers-in-their-stores.html

08/05/2017 / By Jayson Veley

It’s not exactly a secret that advertisers have been getting increasingly creative with how they promote products to consumers in

http://www.privacywatch.news/2017-08-05-weather-based-mind-control-mobile-app-advertisers-check-the-weather-in-your-area-to-decide-what-ads-will-influence-you-the-most.html

08/01/2017 / By JD Heyes

If you had a choice in the matter, would you allow your employer to “chip” you — that is, have

http://www.privacywatch.news/2017-08-01-u-s-employees-agree-to-be-microchipped-for-convenience-media-pushes-rfid-tracking-as-a-benefit-to-workers.html

08/01/2017 / By Jayson Veley

There is a growing effort among the nation’s political elites and top government officials to transform America into a cashless

http://www.privacywatch.news/2017-08-01-the-war-on-cash-is-actually-a-war-on-liberty-and-privacy.html