US not allowed to take EU data
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Legal ruling puts US tech in a spin

The US technology industry is paying the price for the obsession that its government has on stealing data.

Blackberry Priv is now official
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Android slider by Blackberry.

We've known for months that it's coming. Now we know what it looks like and what it's called. The name tells most of the story of Blackberry Venice Priv.

We don't give a flying duck about your personal data
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Says the Montenegrin Data Protection Agency to its gullible citizens.

This is the latest of a number of deliberations by the European Data Protection Agencies on whether or not their national laws apply to the processing of personal data of their citizens by multibillion, I meant multinational conglomerates. And the Montenegrin DPA says - no!

Caspar Bowden dead
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Privacy campaigner extraordinary

Caspar Bowden, the bloke who had a key role in defining and defending digital privacy for the last 20 years has died from cancer.

Smart Barbie creeps out privacy experts
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Also Ken

The new "smart" Barbie is apparently creeping out privacy experts. 

Apparently makes them safer

Pressure on US phone companies

Anti-spying rules


Privacy changes

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This is as bad as you might think