Bose lawsuit alleges spying on habits through headphones

The 'Connect' app enables extra features for select Bose headsets and speakers in the QuietComfort, QuietControl, SoundLink and...

OK, Google, You’re Creeping Me Out

Burger King thinks they’re clever. They just launched a TV commercial that triggers Google Home to tell you what a Whopper is....

Workshop on Privacy and Security of Computer Vision

A new workshop in Hawaii will examine the future of computer vision (real-time video and/or image analysis), which is rapidly...

“Intimacy and the IoT” talk given at UC Berkeley

Popular discourse would have us believe that the IoT is the greatest boon to humanity since electricity, or the greatest threat to...

IoT Vibrator maker settles out of court for violating users’ privacy

We-Vibe, the bold "smart sex toy" firm has agreed to pay thousands of dollars to each user active before September 6, 2016, after...

Another IoT toy security failure: 2 million voice messages left exposed

Maker of cuddly connected devices Spiral Toys have joined a small but growing club of toymakers now infamous for compromising the...

CES 2017 – Day Two, Privacy Wrap-up

Day 2 of CES comes to a close, and two trends from Day 1 remain: I saw more robots that do face recognition, and I remain...

CES 2017 – Day One, Privacy Wrap-up

Today was the first official day of 2017's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, and I walked the show floor to see this year's...

Report: Health Wearable Devices in the Big Data Era

The report documents a number of current digital health marketing practices that threaten the privacy of consumer health...