Californian Cannabis Buyers Deserve Data Privacy Rights

On January 1 of this year, it became legal under state law for California adults to purchase cannabis products for recreational use. But the more than 5,000 cannabis operators who are already licensed are amassing sensitive data about their customers. That’s why EFF supports a…

EPIC FOIA: DHS Collaborated With Presidential Election Commission on Voter Data Collection

EPIC has obtained records under the Freedom of Information Act showing that the Department of Homeland Security communicated frequently with the Presidential Election Commission after EPIC filed a lawsuit to block the Commission’s efforts to obtain state voter data. The documents show that DHS officials…

A Constitutional Conundrum That’s Not Going Away—Unequal Access to Social Media Posts

Among the many privacy challenges posed by social media, one has flown largely under the radar: balancing defendants’ due process rights to access exculpatory information against the crucial privacy protections of the Stored Communications Act (SCA). Here’s the problem: prosecutors have broad powers to demand…

Countries behind cyber attacks face being `named and…

… traffic control towers through online attacks should be treated under international … seen North Korean-linked hackers blamed for the WannaCry ransomware attack which hit … for the June 2017 NotPetya attack. Russia was also blamed for … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Countries behind cyber…

Racist Hackers Target Only All-Female, All-Black Team in NASA Competition

… of positive attention, including from activists and organizations like the Women … under fire from racist attacks. Anonymous trolls on 4chan started a … also recommended computer programs to hack the voting system. NASA shut … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Racist Hackers Target Only…

White House to Create Artificial Intelligence Task Force

… . The new Select Committee on Artificial Intelligence will operate under the National … Agency, the report said. “As artificial intelligence transforms everything from agriculture to … . “The White House’s new artificial intelligence advisory committee is a great … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE…

St Albans MP continues fight for press freedom in face of Data Protection Bill amendments

… , such as Impress and campaign groups like Hacked Off, have come under … to Hacked Off. We have no way of checking every anonymous donation … checking every anonymous donation”. The St Albans MP called on Hacked Off … any other state regulator….

Global Artificial Intelligence in Military Market 2018-2025: Focused on the Integration of AI with Unmanned Weapon Systems

The 2018 Wards 10 Best Interiors competition is under way, and 40 vehicles are facing close inspection for fit-and-finish, ergonomics, materials, comfort and aesthetics. Today’s gallery focuses on a pair of Volkswagen CUVs, both in SEL Premium trim: … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Global Artificial…