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Facebook bug let apps access unposted photos for millions of users

Facebook bug let apps access unposted photos for millions of usershttps://www.engadget.com/2018/12/14/facebook-privacy-bug-photos-timeline-stories-marketplace/?utm_source=spotim&utm_medium=spotim_recirculation&spotim_referrer=recirculationYou should receive a notification if you were one of the up to 6.8 million people who were affected.

Forget the New iPhones: Apple’s Best Product Is Now Privacy

Forget the New iPhones: Apple’s Best Product Is Now Privacy

Forget the New iPhones: Apple’s Best Product Is Now Privacyhttps://medium.com/fast-company/forget-the-new-iphones-apples-best-product-is-now-privacy-365e8111e220Under Tim Cook’s leadership, Apple saw just how critical an issue user privacy would become. Now it’s at least as important a feature as shiny industrial design or a nice camera

Hands off my data! 15 more default privacy settings you should change on your TV, cellphone plan, LinkedIn and more.

From LinkedIn and Yahoo to TVs and WiFi routers, these are default data privacy settings worth changing - The Washington Post

From LinkedIn and Yahoo to TVs and WiFi routers, these are default data privacy settings worth changing – The Washington Posthttps://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-switch/wp/2018/06/15/hands-off-my-data-15-more-default-privacy-settings-you-should-change-on-your-tv-cellphone-plan-linkedin-and-more/?utm_term=.d8e5a3bb4925Default privacy settings often aren’t very private. Our tech columnist is back with Round 2 of his clickable guide to improving your privacy on all sorts of devices and online services.

Google’s AI Manifesto: Accountability, Privacy, and No Killer Robots

Google's AI Manifesto: Accountability, Privacy, and No Killer Robots - ExtremeTech

Google’s AI Manifesto: Accountability, Privacy, and No Killer Robots – ExtremeTechhttps://www.extremetech.com/extreme/270922-googles-ai-manifesto-accountability-privacy-and-no-killer-robots?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=titleGoogle lists seven core values for its AI research and lists several applications that are off-limits. Google’s general objectives for AI include being socially beneficial, avoiding creating or reinforcing unfair bias, being built and tested for safety, being accountable to people, incorporating privacy design principles, upholding high standards of scientific excellence, and being made available for uses that accord with these principles. It’s up to consumers (and Google employees) to make sure the company adheres to these promises.