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Apr 11, 2018
Too little, too late? Many Indians feel that Mark Zuckerberg's apology is meaninglessIs this too little, too late or does this really affect Facebook usability in any way? This has been a buzzword within the Desi community here in the USA.
Mar 28, 2018
Aadhaar hearing: Supreme Court expresses concerns with data breaches, Aadhaar security and profilingThe issue of data breaches from points other than the CIDR was also raised. Also, the Bench refused to extend the deadline for Section 7 benefits.
Mar 21, 2018
Facebook's negligent attitude towards our privacy can have serious consequences: Here's how to protect yourselfThe most recent reports indicate that Cambridge Analytica alone managed to access the private information of over 50 million individuals on Facebook.
Mar 13, 2018
Aadhaar card linking deadline postponed; SC extends cut-off date until it delivers final verdict on constitutionalityThe Supreme Court of India has extended the deadline for linking Aadhaar Card to banking services and telephone or mobile phone connections till the time a verdict is announced on the issue.
Feb 13, 2018
'Do citizens have choice of identity or will state impose one,' West Bengal asks SC in Aadhaar caseAt this Justice Chandrachud said that government may be seeing Aadhaar as an enabler to access benefits' under the welfare schemes for those have no other identity proof.
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.
Nov 15, 2017
Union minister KJ Alphons hits out at Aadhaar critics, says people more willing to share details with foreign nationsTaking on critics of biometric identifier Aadhaar, Minister of State for IT KJ Alphons Kannanthanam on Wednesday said people have no problem in giving out details to foreign nations like US while applying for visa but call it a violation of privacy when asked to give simple details for Aadhaar.
Aug 25, 2017
Supreme Court's Right to Privacy order not to affect deadline for Aadhaar-PAN link, says UIDAIThe requirement of Aadhaar for availing government subsidies, welfare schemes and other benefits will also continue unhindered for now
Jul 12, 2017
Aadhaar privacy issue: Supreme Court's 5-judge Constitution Bench to hear case on 18 JulyEarlier, the apex court had passed a slew of orders asking the government and its agencies not to make Aadhaar mandatory for extending benefits of their welfare schemes
May 12, 2017
HP has been shipping a keylogger with its computers for years, sloppy code to blameA cybersecurity company has discovered that HP has been shipping a keylogger in its computers since “at least Christmas 2015.”