Amazon Delivers Guidelines for Laws Governing Facial Recognition Technology

Amazon recently joined Microsoft in asking for regulating facial recognition software, releasing a set of guidelines…

Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook Is an “Innovator in Privacy.”

Mark Zuckerberg, the founder and CEO of the social media giant whose name has become practically…

User Beware: The Most Convincing Facebook Login Phishing Attack Is Here

Password management company Myki announced on Thursday that it had spotted a “deceptively convincing” phishing campaign…

Nest Is Taking Security into Its Own Hands

Nest, the Google-owned manufacturer of smart home products, is taking security matters into its own hands.…

Kenya Amends ID Law: Individuals That Don’t Submit Biometric Data Will Be Left Without Official Papers

In January, the Kenyan parliament amended the national ID law, making it mandatory for all citizens,…

Google & Apple Urged to Drop Saudi Wife-Tracking App Absher

Both Apple and Google have come under fire after it was revealed that their app stores…

San Francisco Could Completely Ban Government Use of Facial Recognition Tech

If local municipal legislators get their way, San Francisco could become the first city to completely…

Phishing Scam Uses Google Translate to Camouflage Itself

A phishing scam using Google Translate as a disguise has been making the rounds online a…

$190m in Cryptocurrencies Forever Lost as Key Owner Dies Unexpectedly

Digital currencies news site CoinDesk has reported that a Canadian cryptocurrency platform called QuadrigaCX is unable…

Report: Google Is Already Removing Blacklisted Websites in Russia

A Russian-language business daily published in Moscow said on Wednesday that search giant Google is complying…