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2012-06-07 23:00:38

Contact At Once! Demonstrates Global Commitment to Consumer Privacy Protection San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 07, 2012 Today Contact At Once! announced its participation in the TRUSTe® U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Program and its certification to display the TRUSTe EU Safe Harbor Seal. This development demonstrates Contact At Once!'s global commitment to transparency, accountability and consumer choice, the foundations of online privacy. Contact At Once! joins thousands of TRUSTe-certified...

New Bar Demographics App Raising Privacy Concerns
2012-05-21 05:15:56

A new social app that can scan the faces of bar patrons in order to determine their ages and genders launched in venues throughout the US this past weekend, and it has wasted little time in raising the hackles of privacy advocates harboring concerns over how much and what types of information are being stored by the program. The app in question, SceneTap, launched in two dozen bars in San Francisco on Friday and earlier in Austin, Texas; Athens, Georgia; Bloomington, Indiana; Chicago,...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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