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New York’s E-ZPass: We’re watching you (Salon.com)

September 17, 2013 4:11 pm Luke Stark 0
Courtesy of Salon‘s Andrew Leonard: “Let’s file this one under the category of things we were reasonably sure were happening already, but are still greatly annoyed to have confirmed. New York City, reports Kashmir Hall in Forbes, has been tracking the movements of cars equipped with E-ZPass RFID tags all over the city — not just at the toll booths for which New York drivers presumably purchased their E-ZPasses to get through.…
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Reminder: NYU/Princeton Conference on Mobile and Location Privacy, April 13

April 7, 2012 6:01 pm Luke Stark 0
NYU/Princeton Conference on Mobile and Location Privacy: A Technology and Policy Dialog Date: Friday, April 13, 2012 Time: 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM Location: Lipton Hall, 108 West 3rd Street [between Sullivan & MacDougal Streets], New York University School of Law, NYC Co-sponsored by the New York University Information Law Institute and the Princeton Center for Information Technology Policy, with generous support from Microsoft.…
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Rubinstein & Hirsch Comments to Department of Commerce RFC on Data Privacy Codes of Conduct

March 29, 2012 2:05 pm Luke Stark 0
From Prof. Rubinstein… BEFORE THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE NATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION ADMINISTRATION Docket No. 120214135-2135-01 Multistakeholder Process To Develop Consumer Data Privacy Codes of Conduct Request for Comments ________________________________________________________________________ COMMENTS OF PROFESSOR IRA RUBINSTEIN, NEW YORK UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW AND PROFESSOR DENNIS HIRSCH, CAPITAL UNIVERSITY LAW SCHOOL (link to full document below the fold)…
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The National Counterterrorism Center Just Declared All of Us Domestic Terrorists…

March 28, 2012 1:12 pm Luke Stark 0
…or so says Marcy Wheeler at emptywheel.net: “NCTC turning NCTC’s authority to sometimes get domestic terrorism information into authority to get any dataset maintained by any executive agency that NCTC believes might include some information that might be terrorism information. Those of us in the US Government’s tax, social security, HHS, immigration, military, and other federal databases?…