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2014-04-18 23:03:50

idcloak announces the release of its Australian VPN at a time when Australian citizens are discovering that their online privacy may be at risk. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 idcloak is announcing the release of its Australia VPN, which will provide online anonymity at a time when Australians are discovering they might just need it. Until recently Australians have felt their online privacy was secure from online surveillance methods similar to those of the NSA and the British GCHQ....

2014-02-11 04:23:00

Angel investors give initial financing to company that helps game developers comply with the federal Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) and gives parents control over children's online privacy YORK, Pa., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AgeCheq (www.agecheq.com) today announced the closing of its $1 million Series A investment round. The round was funded by angel investors from Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C. in less than six weeks. AgeCheq was founded in 2013 to...

2014-01-28 23:04:35

Businesses Can Protect Customer Identities While Enabling Confidentiality on the Internet Through Anonymized Trusted Identity Networks San Jose, CA (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of context-based authentication and advanced Web fraud solutions, commemorates Data Privacy Day by announcing strategies for businesses to protect consumer identities without compromising privacy. In the age of big data, enterprises are collecting and sharing unprecedented...

2014-01-28 04:21:26

Online trust falls to lowest point in three years with only 55 percent of British internet users saying they trust most companies with their personal data LONDON, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest edition of the annual TRUSTe Consumer Confidence Index shows that consumer online privacy concerns are growing with six in ten internet users (60 percent) more concerned about their privacy online than they were one year ago. Online trust continues to fall and the business impact is...

2013-08-29 23:23:25

What we browse and search online should be nobody’s business but our own. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 The United States has become a nation of passive online exhibitionists feeding vast data-harvesting operations by private companies and the government. Hidden Reflex believe citizens are being reduced to data that is bought and sold, but that they neither own nor control. Hidden Reflex, a privately held technology firm, today empowers consumers to say 'no' to data...

2013-06-24 23:01:13

Revelations about a sweeping national surveillance program has people talking about their online privacy, and Impact with Martin Sheen will explore the issue in a report that will debut in August. Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 The producers of Impact with Martin Sheen for PBS member stations are pleased to announce a new report exploring the important privacy issues surrounding our online activities. Impact Martin Sheen is an independently produced television series airing in...

2013-06-20 08:24:46

A Timely Book That Tackles the Issues of Cross Platform Technology and Online Privacy NEW YORK, June 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Amazon Bestseller, Cloud Computing: The Glide OS Story, Solving the Cross Platform Puzzle is available today for the iPhone, iPod touch and iPad in the iBookstore. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130620/NY35479) In this era of cross platform wars and online surveillance, there has never been a better time for the release of this book....

2013-06-13 08:25:50

A Timely Book That Tackles the Issues of Cross Platform Technology and Online Privacy NEW YORK, June 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- There has never been a better time for the release of this new book, Cloud Computing: The Glide OS Story, Solving the Cross Platform Puzzle. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130613/NY31407) Authors Donald Leka and Claire Leka reveal the complexity of solving the cross platform problem and providing users with greater control over their personal...

Teens Are Taking Better Control Of Online Privacy
2013-05-22 06:04:48

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Teenagers are wising up to the risks of sharing too much personal information on social media, and are increasingly taking formal and informal steps to protect their online privacy, according to a report released Tuesday by the Pew Research Center. The report, entitled “Teens, Social Media and Privacy,” is based on focus group interviews and telephone surveys of 802 youths ages 12 to 17, along with their parents....

2013-04-23 08:44:28

Survey from online privacy company Abine finds that definitions of privacy and ways in which we maintain it are rapidly evolving in the 21st century with the potential to drive industry growth BOSTON, April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent survey by Abine, Inc. reveals generational differences in privacy views, as well as common trends with the potential to drive growth of the online privacy market. While 45 percent of Baby Boomers (ages 49-67) say they worry "often" about privacy,...