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San Francisco Chronicle
Airbnb, HomeAway would police rentals under proposed SF lawand always liable for what users did, we’d have a very different Internet.” Bu
Airbnb, HomeAway would police rentals under proposed SF law
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
and always liable for what users did, we’d have a very different Internet.” But Marc Rotenberg, executive director of the Electronic Privacy Information Center, said the San Francisco proposal seems narrow enough to pass muster. “If you’re... Read more
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Breitbart
China Punishes Apple by Shutting Down iTunes and MoviesAgency for trying to use the San Bernardino terrorist attack as an excuse to tr
China Punishes Apple by Shutting Down iTunes and Movies
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
Agency for trying to use the San Bernardino terrorist attack as an excuse to trample Americans’ Constitutional rights. Electronic Privacy Information Center on March 8 filed a “friend of the court” brief, joined by eight other consumer privacy... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Apple report shows it's getting a steady number of data requests from the government and obliging most of them.advocates are alarmed by the growing number of these personal-data requests. Al
Apple report shows it's getting a steady number of data requests from the government and obliging most of them.
Silicon Valley / Posted 13 days ago
advocates are alarmed by the growing number of these personal-data requests. Alan Butler, senior counsel for the Electronic Privacy Information Center, said "the growth over time in these requests is a real concern for us. "It highlights... Read more
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The Mercury News
Apple report shows it's getting a steady number of data requests from the government and obliging most of them.advocates are alarmed by the growing number of these personal-data requests. Al
Apple report shows it's getting a steady number of data requests from the government and obliging most of them.
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
advocates are alarmed by the growing number of these personal-data requests. Alan Butler, senior counsel for the Electronic Privacy Information Center, said "the growth over time in these requests is a real concern for us. "It highlights... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
New York drivers might get mandatory ‘textalyzer’ phone scansover your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-sta
New York drivers might get mandatory ‘textalyzer’ phone scans
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 16 days ago
over your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-starter.” Marc Rotenberg, the president of the Electronic Privacy Information Center, called the bill “excessive, unnecessary, and invasive.” Some question whether such a... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Your Conversation On The Bus Or Train May Be Recordedpolicies and procedures that are available to the public so they understand wha
Your Conversation On The Bus Or Train May Be Recorded
KPBS San Diego / Posted 17 days ago
policies and procedures that are available to the public so they understand what's going on," says Jeramie Scott with the Electronic Privacy Information Center. "How the information's being used, how it's being stored, how long it's being... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Your Conversation On The Bus Or Train May Be Recordedpolicies and procedures that are available to the public so they understand wha
Your Conversation On The Bus Or Train May Be Recorded
KERA North Texas / Posted 17 days ago
policies and procedures that are available to the public so they understand what's going on," says Jeramie Scott with the Electronic Privacy Information Center. "How the information's being used, how it's being stored, how long it's being... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Police could use ‘textalyzers’ to check phones of drivers involved in wrecksover your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-sta
Police could use ‘textalyzers’ to check phones of drivers involved in wrecks
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 18 days ago
over your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-starter.” Marc Rotenberg, the president of the Electronic Privacy Information Center, called the bill “excessive, unnecessary, and invasive.” Some question whether such a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scansover your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-sta
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scans
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 days ago
over your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-starter." Marc Rotenberg, the president of the Electronic Privacy Information Center, called the bill "excessive, unnecessary, and invasive." Some question whether such a... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scansover your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-sta
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scans
KTVZ Bend / Posted 18 days ago
over your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-starter." Marc Rotenberg, the president of the Electronic Privacy Information Center, called the bill "excessive, unnecessary, and invasive." Some question whether such a... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scansover your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-sta
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scans
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 18 days ago
over your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-starter." Marc Rotenberg, the president of the Electronic Privacy Information Center, called the bill "excessive, unnecessary, and invasive." Some question whether such a... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scansover your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-sta
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scans
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 18 days ago
over your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-starter." Marc Rotenberg, the president of the Electronic Privacy Information Center, called the bill "excessive, unnecessary, and invasive." Some question whether such a... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scansover your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-sta
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scans
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 18 days ago
over your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-starter." Marc Rotenberg, the president of the Electronic Privacy Information Center, called the bill "excessive, unnecessary, and invasive." Some question whether such a... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scansover your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-sta
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scans
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 18 days ago
over your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-starter." Marc Rotenberg, the president of the Electronic Privacy Information Center, called the bill "excessive, unnecessary, and invasive." Some question whether such a... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scansover your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-sta
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scans
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 18 days ago
over your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-starter." Marc Rotenberg, the president of the Electronic Privacy Information Center, called the bill "excessive, unnecessary, and invasive." Some question whether such a... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scansover your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-sta
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scans
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 18 days ago
over your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-starter." Marc Rotenberg, the president of the Electronic Privacy Information Center, called the bill "excessive, unnecessary, and invasive." Some question whether such a... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scansover your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-sta
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scans
KY3 Springfield / Posted 18 days ago
over your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-starter." Marc Rotenberg, the president of the Electronic Privacy Information Center, called the bill "excessive, unnecessary, and invasive." Some question whether such a... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scansover your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-sta
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scans
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 18 days ago
over your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-starter." Marc Rotenberg, the president of the Electronic Privacy Information Center, called the bill "excessive, unnecessary, and invasive." Some question whether such a... Read more
15 related stories
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News 8000
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scansover your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-sta
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scans
News 8000 / Posted 18 days ago
over your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-starter." Marc Rotenberg, the president of the Electronic Privacy Information Center, called the bill "excessive, unnecessary, and invasive." Some question whether such a... Read more
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KECI Missoula
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scansover your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-sta
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scans
KECI Missoula / Posted 18 days ago
over your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-starter." Marc Rotenberg, the president of the Electronic Privacy Information Center, called the bill "excessive, unnecessary, and invasive." Some question whether such a... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scansover your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-sta
New York drivers might get mandatory 'textalyzer' phone scans
KSBW Salinas / Posted 18 days ago
over your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-starter." Marc Rotenberg, the president of the Electronic Privacy Information Center, called the bill "excessive, unnecessary, and invasive." Some question whether such a... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Proposed “textalyzer” bill would give police the right to scan your phoneover your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-sta
Proposed “textalyzer” bill would give police the right to scan your phone
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 19 days ago
over your phone to a cop in a roadside situation without a warrant is a non-starter.” Marc Rotenberg, the president of the Electronic Privacy Information Center, called the bill “excessive, unnecessary, and invasive.” Some question whether such a... Read more
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LinuxInsider.com
FBI May Help Local Law Enforcement Agencies Crack Encrypted iPhonesencrypted devices, the technique used will not stay secret for too much longer,
FBI May Help Local Law Enforcement Agencies Crack Encrypted iPhones
LinuxInsider.com / Posted 25 days ago
encrypted devices, the technique used will not stay secret for too much longer, said Alan Butler, senior counsel at the Electronic Privacy Information Center. "Defense attorneys eventually get access to any method used to generate evidence... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
FBI May Help Local Law Enforcement Agencies Crack Encrypted iPhonesencrypted devices, the technique used will not stay secret for too much longer,
FBI May Help Local Law Enforcement Agencies Crack Encrypted iPhones
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 25 days ago
encrypted devices, the technique used will not stay secret for too much longer, said Alan Butler, senior counsel at the Electronic Privacy Information Center. "Defense attorneys eventually get access to any method used to generate evidence... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
FBI May Help Local Law Enforcement Agencies Crack Encrypted iPhonesencrypted devices, the technique used will not stay secret for too much longer,
FBI May Help Local Law Enforcement Agencies Crack Encrypted iPhones
E-Commerce Times / Posted 29 days ago
encrypted devices, the technique used will not stay secret for too much longer, said Alan Butler, senior counsel at the Electronic Privacy Information Center. "Defense attorneys eventually get access to any method used to generate evidence... Read more
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LinuxInsider.com
FCC Privacy Proposal Troubles Broadband Internet Providersrange of communications privacy issues facing U.S. consumers," said Claire Gart
FCC Privacy Proposal Troubles Broadband Internet Providers
LinuxInsider.com / Posted 1 months ago
range of communications privacy issues facing U.S. consumers," said Claire Gartland, consumer protection counsel at the Electronic Privacy Information Center. "Because the U.S. currently lacks comprehensive privacy legislation or an agency... Read more
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