Firefox expands network privacy protection with Comcast deal

Firefox expands network privacy protection with Comcast deal

Mozilla An important aspect of network communications will get new privacy protection through a partnership between Firefox maker Mozilla and internet service provider Comcast. Internet communications rely on a technology called the Domain Name System, or DNS, to locate the numeric internet addresses of online sites and services. The numeric address is essential for routing […]
Facial recognition lawsuit targets NY schools over student privacy

Facial recognition lawsuit targets NY schools over student privacy

Facial recognition in schools is being challenged in a New York lawsuit. FotografiaBasica / Getty Images A lawsuit against the New York State Education Department is looking to dismantle a $3 million facial recognition system in schools, citing student privacy...
Senators propose COVID-19 contact-tracing privacy bill

Senators propose COVID-19 contact-tracing privacy bill

Apple and Google have created technology to track COVID-19’s spread. Angela Lang/CNET A group of US senators on Monday introduced a bill to regulate contact-tracing apps, aiming to protect user privacy as technology is used to track the spread of the novel...
Senators propose COVID-19 contact-tracing privacy bill

Senators reportedly plan COVID-19 contact-tracing privacy bill

Apple and Google have created technology to track COVID-19’s spread. Angela Lang/CNET A group of US senators reportedly plans to detail a bill on Monday to regulate contact-tracing apps, aiming to protect user privacy as technology is used to track the spread of...