Tag Archives: privacy

Privacy and lifestyle: A change is in the air for Australia’s humble holiday homes

There’s something quintessentially Australian about spending the summer holidays by the beach. Every year, families make the trip to the coastline to escape the scorching heat, catch up with old friends and make new memories. But the traditional beach shack is slowly being replaced by more spacious, luxurious homes, and buyers are also looking for pads in more private locations. ... Read More »

House Republicans finalise controversial internet privacy law letting US companies sell browsing history

Internet users in the US could soon see their browsing history, geo-localisation data, health information and the content of their communications being sold to third parties without their consent. The US House of Representatives has repealed a law which forced internet service providers to ask users permission before sharing sensitive and personal information with advertisers. The internet privacy law was passed by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) ... Read More »

Connecticut lawmakers push to protect Internet privacy

HARTFORD – Alarmed by President Donald Trump’s move to end federal privacy protection for Internet users, a group of Connecticut lawmakers hope to pass a state law restoring the protections. “President Trump and the Republicans in Congress are perpetrating this gross and outrageous invasion of peoples’ privacy,” said stae Senate Majority Leader Bob Duff, D-Norwalk. “The Republican rollback of FCC ... Read More »