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FACIAL RECOGNITION: UK Police Starting to Make Arrests

21WIRE + WalesOnline | The deployment of facial recognition systems is gaining pace.

UK Column: Global Gov’t and How Shadow State Sells Our ‘Big Data’ For Profit

UK Column News | Using NGOs to drive the new globalized “open government” agenda.

THOUGHT POLICE: US Border Control Wants to Study Your Facebook, Twitter Accounts

Patrick Henningsen | So who are these arbiters of political thought and social discourse?

Britain Has Been Warned – CIA Will Access All UK Government Data

Information Clearing House | The U.S. will not give a clear assurance about the mass collection of data.

In Reaction To Swedish Riots and Privacy Concerns, Instagram Makes Advertising U-turn

21WIRE | Pressure is being applied to the digital moguls to claw back previous plans to exploit children.

Facebook To Fight Germany’s Demand of Anonymity for Its Users

AP | Proof that Facebook’s moral spine is almost nonexistent.

Facebook and Instagram’s New Ad Policy Change ‘Could Compromise Privacy for Teens’

21WIRE + WP | Facebook “sees teens as a digital goldmine.”

Engineered Chaos: Swedish Teens Riot Over Paedophile Instagram Account

CFR | This isn’t the first time this year that a firestorm of criticism has erupted over non-consensual photos of teens posted on the internet.

European Regulator Forces Facebook to Change Its Data Policy

Marketing Week | Facebook is being asked to actually start considering its users’ privacy options.

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