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Google faces child tracking case
Published in News
Tuesday, 15 September 2020 10:12

Google faces child tracking case

Multi-billion pound law suit

Search engine outfit Google faces a multibillion-dollar lawsuit in the UK over claims that YouTube routinely breaks privacy laws by tracking children online.

Opera brings in tracker blocker
Published in News
Thursday, 10 October 2019 11:06

Opera brings in tracker blocker

Advertisers beware, the fat lady has sung

Opera announced the launch of version 68 of its flagship desktop browser, bringing a tracker blocker that will make it harder for advertisers and others to track you while you browse the web.

Technology proves no-one reads security warnings
Published in News

Eye-tracking and fMRI prove it

Boffins have used the latest gear to prove the long understood belief that no-one  reads security warnings.

China puts RFID tags on every car
Published in Transportation
Thursday, 14 June 2018 10:21

China puts RFID tags on every car

And you thought the UK was bad

The glorious Peoples' Republic of China is building an electronic identification system to track cars nationwide.

UK coppers look to AI to predict where tea leafs will scarper to next
Published in News

Sat nav based system

UK coppers might get a satnav-style system which will predict where a fugitive will head before they have worked it out themselves.

Smart shoes: MediaTek Labs help track your kids
Published in IoT

Answering the eternal question - where is my kid?

MediaTek LinkIt developer board has enabled the creation of a rather interesting product, wearable connected shoes. 

Friday, 16 March 2012 15:41

Intel buys eye tracking outfit

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Keeping an eye on new technology


Lawyer gets $883


Privacy? We have heard of it
Thursday, 21 April 2011 12:48

iPhone records all your movements


Steve needs to know where you are at all times