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This site is carried out within the framework of the project e-traces. It presents a whole of articles collected on various sites of information concerning the movement generalized towards a security firm and, more particularly, Web 2.0 in this context. Structured around key words, information, regularly brought up to date, is accessible by associations. It presents an extract of the article with a bond towards the original page.

Non à la télésurveillance des examens. Une tribune
2020-05-23 19:25:08
Des étudiants qui, pour valider leur semestre universitaire, doivent installer sur leur ordinateur personnel un logiciel de surveillance qui les filme en continu, contrôle les programmes qu'ils (...)
Ben Tarnoff : Covid-19 and the Cloud
2020-05-23 18:12:04
Ben Tarnoff, co-founder of Logic Magazine, explores the devastating impact of cloud computing on the climate — and makes the case for a radical transformation of the internet as we know it. As of (...)
Facebook Says Very Little on Privacy of Messenger Rooms
2020-05-23 18:05:15
Earlier this month, Facebook debuted its group video chat offering, Messenger Rooms, to a world under widespread pandemic lockdown, one that's in large part replaced face-to-face meetings with (...)
Covid Contact tracing apps are a complicated mess : what you need to know
2020-05-23 15:29:55
As Governments, Apple and Google compete in proximity tracing, here's our take on building tech in times of crisis. Key findings Contact tracing is an important emergency healthcare initiative, (...)
Mapped : The State of Facial Recognition Around the World
2020-05-23 11:23:25
From public CCTV cameras to biometric identification systems in airports, facial recognition technology is now common in a growing number of places around the world. In its most benign form, (...)
Troll Patrol Report
2020-05-23 09:57:36
Using Crowdsourcing, Data Science & Machine Learning to Measure Violence and Abuse against Women on Twitter Welcome to the findings of our Troll Patrol project : a joint effort by human (...)
Chennai startup Garuda Aerospace to combat COVID-19 by using drones to disinfect 26 cities
2020-05-23 09:43:41
Garuda Aerospace is helping several states across the country carry out automated drone-based sanitisation projects to disinfect public spaces to contain the spread of coronavirus. Before the (...)
Zuckerberg : 50% of Facebook employees could be working remotely
2020-05-23 09:34:12
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday said he predicts that 50% of the company's employees could be working remotely within the next five to 10 years. Zuckerberg announced that Facebook is (...)
Criteo, un géant du marketing de surveillance français
2020-05-23 08:51:05
Pistage agressif sur tous vos appareils, faille de sécurité majeure, duplicité du discours et absence de consentement mais toujours l'impunité pour Criteo Criteo, un géant publicitaire dont le modèle (...)
Les milliardaires américains ont gagné 398 milliards pendant la pandémie de Covid-19
2020-05-23 08:21:39
Jeff Bezos est toujours l'homme le plus riche du monde, mais avec 34,6 milliards de dollars en plus. Si la crise du coronavirus a porté un coup à l'économie mondiale, elle profite au moins à (...)
American billionaires got $434 billion richer during the pandemic
2020-05-23 07:39:24
U.S. billionaires saw their fortunes soar by $434 billion during the nation's lockdown between mid-March and mid-May, according to a new report. Amazon's Jeff Bezos and Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg (...)
Politie wil opnieuw aan gezichtsherkenning doen
2020-05-22 17:36:40
Na een negatief advies van de privacywaakhond moest de politie vorig jaar stoppen met automatische gezichtsherkenning op de luchthaven in Zaventem. Nu wil de politie dat opnieuw doen op tal van (...)
La sécurité à l’heure de l’intelligence artificielle
2020-05-22 17:30:04
L'intelligence artificielle est de plus en plus identifiée par les politiques et les industriels comme un domaine d'intérêt majeur pour la sécurité publique. On ne parle plus de dispositifs de (...)
Researchers : Nearly Half Of Accounts Tweeting About Coronavirus Are Likely Bots
2020-05-22 17:18:42
Nearly half of the Twitter accounts spreading messages on the social media platform about the coronavirus pandemic are likely bots, researchers at Carnegie Mellon University said on Wednesday. (...)
Like after 9/11, governments could use coronavirus to permanently roll back our civil liberties
2020-05-22 17:07:44
The 'emergency' laws brought in after terrorism in 2001 reshaped the world — and there's evidence that it could happen again With over a million confirmed cases and a death toll quickly (...)
Coronavirus : imbroglio autour de la télésurveillance des examens à l’université Rennes-I
2020-05-22 16:50:51
En donnant la possibilité de recourir à une surveillance en ligne des épreuves en raison de la crise sanitaire, l'établissement a suscité une levée de boucliers parmi les étudiants. Contraintes (...)