Contrary to EUs comprehensive data protection legislation, protection of privacy in the United States relies not only on federal and state legislation and regulation but also on private-sector regulation. The US Constitution’s First amendment protects citizens’ freedom of speech and the Fourth amendment protects citizens’ freedom of speech and right to privacy in relation to the government, both in their homes, as well as on electronic devices as noted in a recent case law. There are of course several exceptions like border searches and Foreign Intelligence Suveillance.
Despite the heated debates around the implications of the French Intelligence Bill on civil liberties, a tentative agreement between right and left may guarantee its adoption.
In the Middle Ages, the ideal woman was meant to be either a helpmeet in marriage, or a cloistered nun, obedience being paramount in both roles. Human nature being what it is, however, not every woman found it easy to fill one of those narrow roles in society. Although my list could be much, much longer, here are five great women who refused to sit down and be quiet.
A empresa americana está há quase cinco anos sob investigação da Comissão Europeia. E também tem no currículo disputas com a justiça, com as autoridades de protecção de dados e com os jornais.
Being depressed is really not enjoyable. Depression takes many forms for many different people %u2013 some people have highs and lows, some have major depression, some have functional days and others never do.
Three categories of civil drone should be created to regulate the unmanned aerial vehicles now used in everything from filming to farming and parcel deliveries, Europe’s aviation safety body has proposed.
Com 436 votos a favor, 34 contra e 83 abstenções, a Câmara Baixa do Parlamento francês aprovou, esta terça-feira, a proposta de lei que consagra o direito à sedação “profunda e contínua” no caso dos doentes terminais, dando cumprimento a uma das promessas de Hollande, em 2012. O passo seguinte é a votação no Senado.
David Cameron has moved to close a hole in the oversight of Britain’s intelligence agencies after it was revealed for the first time that they were creating “bulk personal datasets” containing millions of items of personal information, some of it gathered covertly without any statutory accountability. Some of the data appears to have been gathered from other government departments as well as commercial organisations.
Numa sociedade obcecada com a protecção das crianças, saber quando devemos deixar ir os filhos sozinhos para a escola ou ficarem sós em casa é uma decisão fundamental – mas muito difícil de tomar.
Authorities and tech developers must stop sensitive health data entered into applications on iPhones ending up in the wrong hands, experts warn.
The text of the draft privacy Bill of Rights, labelled a discussion draf, would severely restrict the collection and processing of consumer data. This wide-ranging bill, based on the existing Fair Information Practice Principles (FIPPs), would need a congressional sponsor to become officially introduced.
O antigo perito em informática da NSA, Edward Snowden, divulgou novos documentos que revelam que agências de espionagem norte-americanas e britânicas acederam à rede interna do maior fabricante mundial de cartões SIM com o objectivo de roubar as chaves de encriptação usadas para proteger os dados dos utilizadores.