data mining

A new report says schools are accepting technology from companies that are data mining students. The researchers say students are vulnerable to privacy violations and harmful marketing.

Yesterday, in the case of Riley v. California, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that police must have a warrant before searching the cell phones of people they arrest.  Read the full ruling here. The ruling applies to local police jurisdictions but does not affect National Security Agency (NSA) data collection programs that were leaked, over […]