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Jul 23, 2017
Snapchat's Snap Map feature is useful when it comes to verification: ResearchAccording to researchers from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet (LMU) in Munich, apps like Snapchat are particularly useful in verification.
Mar 14, 2017
Facebook bans developers from using its data like location for surveillance and tracking toolsFacebook Inc barred software developers on Monday from using the massive social network's data to create surveillance tools, closing off a process that had been exploited by U.S. police departments to track protesters.
Jan 13, 2017
Privacy protection: India seems to be going the NSA-PRISM way, when it comes to surveillanceIn India we seem to be going the NSA-PRISM way with respect to surveillance by setting up the Central Monitoring System (CMS). The consequences of a CMS in terms of privacy can be chilling.
Jan 11, 2017
Facebook, Instagram and Twitter data was shared with Geofeedia; was used by authorities for snoopingSocial networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter pride themselves when it comes to sharing data with government authorities. But in a report released by American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) in California in October last year, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter were found guilty of sharing user data with Geofeedia.
Oct 07, 2016
Real-time social media surveillance during protests attracts criticismIncreasingly common tools that allow police to conduct real-time social media surveillance during protests are drawing criticism from civil liberties advocates, who oppose the way some departments have quietly unrolled the technology without community input and little public explanation.