Dries Depoorter’s The Followers highlights the privacy concerns of open cameras and the ability to track down nearly anyone with a little time and know-how.
Articles tagged "privacy"
Meta, the company formerly known as Facebook, is shutting down its Face Recognition system amid privacy concerns
Nov 3, 2021 at 15:06
Meta, formerly known as Facebook, has announced that it is shutting down its Face Recognition system on Facebook. The decision has numerous implications for user privacy, the usability of Facebook and also the social media app's accessibility for visually impaired users.
Aug 11, 2020 at 13:27
The utility is intended to poison existing facial recognition models by imperceptibly altering pixels in an image of a person's face, disrupting a machine's ability to recognize them in non-cloaked images.
Oct 17, 2019 at 14:00
Instagram is rolling out a number of new privacy-centric features that will make it easier to see and edit what third-party applications have access to your Instagram data.
Sep 5, 2019 at 18:40
Facebook's ‘Face Recognition’ feature, which was first introduced in late 2017, will not be turned on for new users unless the user opts-in.
Oct 14, 2018 at 17:04
Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf has signed House Bill 1346 into effect, which imposes a fine upwards of $300 to drone operators who invade the privacy or harm the physical wellbeing of citizens.
Oct 16, 2017 at 16:47
DJI has developed a technology called AeroScope that allows law enforcement to identify and track airborne drones that are breaking UAV regulations, while simultaneously addressing privacy concerns.
Aug 18, 2017 at 19:28
French President Emmanuel Macron has lodged a legal complaint against a paparazzo who snuck onto the president's private vacation property to take pictures.
Aug 15, 2017 at 15:24
DJI has developed a 'Local Data Mode' that lets pilots fly without being connected to the Internet. The mode should calm recent fears over data privacy and security when flying DJI drones.
Royal Family expresses concerns over alarming measures used by paparazzi seeking photos of Prince George
Aug 15, 2015 at 12:00
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have expressed concerns with some of the recent tactics used by paparazzi trying to photograph their two-year-old son. The letter details some of the methods photographers have used to try and get their shots, including hiding in sand dunes and using other children to lure Prince George into view at playgrounds. Read more
mobileJul 4, 2014 at 14:10
Hackers could use smartphone cameras to view reflections of the screen content in the eyes of the users or even capture fingerprints.
mobileFeb 11, 2013 at 19:30
Flickr faux pas makes us wonder: Are images on the web ever really private?
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