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Homeland Security wants airport face scans for US citizens

Sponsored Links Bill O’Leary/The Washington Post via Getty Images Homeland Security is joining the ranks of government agencies pushing for wider use of facial recognition for US travelers. The department has proposed that US citizens, not just visa holders and visitors, should go through a mandatory facial recognition check when they enter or leave the…

Facebook is facing an EU investigation over data collection

Sponsored Links SOPA Images via Getty Images Google isn’t the only tech giant facing an investigation from European Union antitrust regulators over data collection and monetization. The European Commission has Facebook in its sights too. The body told Reuters it started preliminary investigations into how both companies handle data. “These investigations concern the way data…

Twitter introduces a Privacy Center to keep users informed

Sponsored Links NurPhoto via Getty Images Today, Twitter launched a Privacy Center, where it will share announcements, new privacy products and communication about inevitable security incidents. “By using Twitter, you’ve shown us that you trust us with your data,” the Twitter Privacy Center states. “We do not take that trust lightly.” Twitter is already putting…