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Ford Marketing Exec Opens Up About GPS Tracking

January 13, 2014 - in Transportation

Jim Farley, the global vp of marketing and sales at Ford spoke at CES on a consumer privacy panel, and disclosed that, "We know everyone who breaks the law, we know when you're doing it. We have GPS in your car, so we know what you're doing." Farley subsequently…

Your City is Spying On You

October 14, 2013 - in Smart Cities

When sensors are used without our knowledge or against our will, they become instruments of surveillance. Most of the sensors to create a seamless snooping…

Sensor overload? How the Internet of Things will Increase Security Risks

September 15, 2013 - in Smart Cities

More sensors means more Internet-connected devices, which translates to increased cybersecurity risk profiles for every human, machine and organization…

The Impact of Domestic Drones on Privacy, Safety and National Security

May 8, 2012 - in Security, Sensors

Legal and technology experts hosted a policy discussion on how drones and forthcoming Federal Aviation Agency regulations into unmanned aerial vehicles will affect Americans’ privacy, safety and the country’s overall security on April 4, 2012 at Brookings.…