Life Under Digits
“Internet of Things (IoT) inaugurates new possibilities for the manufacturing industry, enabling the machines to become smarter by interacting with each other via internet connection. This may include devices that pose due to their speed, weight and other characteristics high security risk, notably connected cars. Other devices such as those comprising a smart home may pose lower safety and security risk yet equally high or higher IoT privacy risk, transmitting crucial information about their owners’ private lives.“
Dolls are listening, Amazon Echo, Apple Siri, the smart fridge, the smart toaster, the home video camera surveillance broadcasting live, the pace maker data accessed by insurance company and …..what worth freedom? Let’s turn off the smart TV for a lovely dumb world?
I previously reported the French Senate hearing on Artificial Intelligence and the questioning of experts. I am leaving here a series of incidents involving Internet connected technologies. What are the privacy and ethics implications?
You remember the Apple fight resisting FBI’s access to an iPhone data? Apple-FBI battle of Privacy v Security.
Insurance company wants to access customer’s medical data : Ohio man’s pacemaker data may betray him in arson, insurance fraud case
Here comes the smart pill that allows patient’s tracking and surveillance ! ‘Le médicament qui vous surveille.‘Le médicament qui envoie un SMS au médecin. Intelligent Pills: A new ‘dawn’ in healthcare?
Are you watching your TV or is your TV watching you? Samsung is warning customers about discussing personal information in front of their smart television set.
Dyn DDOS attack : Internet outage takes down Twitter, Netflix, PayPal and many of the web’s most visited websites . Largest DDoS attack ever delivered by botnet of hijacked IoT devices. IoT devices being increasingly used for DDoS attacks
Daniel Solove “I’ve Got Nothing to Hide” and Other Misunderstandings of Privacy essay is getting a new wave of downloads
ICO Turns Spotlight on Data Broker Industry. Big Data age puts privacy in question as information becomes currency. Data collection and blockage is a lucrative business. The Dark Market for Personal Data
State surveillance since the last Wikileaks revelations.
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