Documentary-drama hybrid directed by Jeff Orlowski and produced by Netflix. Explores the dangerous human impact of social networking, with tech experts sounding the alarm on their own creations. Runtime 94 . . .
News article by Harvey Rosenfield and Laura Antonini. Published in The Washington Post. Excerpt: Operating in the shadows of the online marketplace, specialized tech companies you’ve likely never heard of . . .
Journal article by Alan Rubel. Published in Communications of the ACM. Abstract: There is increasing concern about “surveillance capitalism,” whereby for-profit companies generate value from data, while individuals are unable . . .
Article by Shawn Shan, Emily Wenger, et al. Abstract: Today’s proliferation of powerful facial recognition models poses a real threat to personal privacy. As this http URL demonstrated, anyone can canvas the . . .
News article by Andrew Tarantola. Published by Engadget. Excerpt: The surveillance system offers police unprecedented surveillance power. When London’s Metropolitan Police Department announced its decision to adopt the controversial and intrusive ClearView . . .
News article by Drew Harwell. Published by The Washington Post. Excerpt: When Syracuse University freshmen walk into professor Jeff Rubin’s Introduction to Information Technologies class, seven small Bluetooth beacons hidden . . .
News article by Drew Darwell. Published by The Washington Post. Excerpt: When David Hiller’s two daughters checked into Camp Echo, a bucolic sleep-away camp in Upstate New York, they relinquished . . .
Project by the New York Times with a collection of news articles and videos from a themed reporting series. Companies and governments are gaining new powers to follow people across . . .