EFF report shows police used Ring cameras to monitor Black Lives Matter protests, tracking the vaccinated by name and race challenges privacy laws, and Amazon’s plan to install surveillance cameras in delivery vans drives lawmaker backlash.
YouTube begins allowing underage users, Kroger and Clubhouse data breaches, and Virginia considers new data privacy legislation.
Minneapolis passes restrictive ban on facial recognition technology, Northwestern University faces lawsuit for improperly capturing student biometrics, and a data breach of multiple major law firms.
US Border Patrol seeks surveillance towers along Canadian border, EU proposes ban on tracking-based targeted advertising, and Amazon’s plan to install AI surveillance cameras on all delivery vans stirs controversy.
Baltimore cancels surveillance plane contract, Amazon installing always-on surveillance cameras in delivery vehicles, and deep dives into ad-tracking.