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Feb 28, 2018
Exploring the need for a right against automated decisions in India in view of Aadhaar based biometric authenticationOne of the arguments in the ongoing Aadhaar case was on the Aadhaar system as the use of a technology which resulted in the denial of constitutional right.
Feb 20, 2018
In a bid to protect privacy, idle background apps in Android P will be prevented from using the camerasKeeping track of apps requesting camera access is an evolution of the changes that were made to camera service with Android Marshmallow 6.0.
Jan 25, 2018
Microsoft is bringing a new data collection viewer to defend against Windows 10 privacy complaintsAlmost a year after revealing what data Microsoft collects, the company is stepping up its game by coming clean in front of its users.
Oct 17, 2017
Oct 11, 2017
OnePlus has been caught harvesting personally identifiable information from users’ devicesJust when it seems like the dust around the controversial compromises that went into the OnePlus 5 has had a chance to settle, another controversy pops up.
Sep 16, 2017
Apple fires back at advertisers complaining about new privacy features coming to Safari browserAt WWDC 2017, Apple announced a new feature for the Safari web browser called Intelligent Tracking Prevention, which fights targeted advertising
Aug 25, 2017
Aadhaar addresses all the design principles laid down by the Supreme Court, says Nandan Nilekani"I am very confident Aadhaar will come out with flying colours because it addresses all the design principles laid down by the Supreme Court" said Nilekani.
Aug 16, 2017
Government asks Chinese smartphone makers to outline security and privacy features used in devicesThe directive for checking smartphone privacy and security features comes amid standoff between India and China over Doklam.
May 17, 2017
SC wants the govt to protect the privacy of users from service providers like WhatsAppThe bench also questioned whether WhatsApp can impose any condition on its users here which violated any part of the Constitution.
Apr 24, 2017
Google seeks an international framework between governments to share dataGoogle received more than 31,000 requests, the most number of request for user data in a six-month period since 2010.