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Privacy Groups Take 2nd Hit On License Plate Data

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Police across the country are increasingly monitoring car licenses plates, compiling giant databases of ordinary citizens and their daily comings and goings. Privacy advocates are trying to get those files open […]

09/19/2014

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Some Concerned About Car Computers’ Effect On Privacy

Connecting to the web on the road is a convenience that could be harming us. What is saved and shared has people concerned.

08/06/2014

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New Car Technology Leads To Concerns About Invasion Of Privacy

From TVs to automobiles, buying new often means getting the latest technology, from touch screens to wi-fi capability. But is there a price for this accessibility?

07/24/2014

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Court: Police Departments Must Identify Officers Involved In On-Duty Shootings

The California Supreme Court ruled Thursday that police departments must in most cases divulge the names of officers involved in on-duty shootings.

05/29/2014

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Consumer Data Bills Face Business Opposition

California lawmakers are trying to strengthen consumer data protections as businesses profit from the trove of details they collect and criminals become ever more sophisticated in trying to steal it.

05/11/2014

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California Pushes To Finish Driverless Car Rules

DMV considering how to regulate cars that rely on computers to do the driving.

03/11/2014

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Facebook Poised To Roll Out More Privacy Controls

Facebook is trying to make its privacy controls easier to find and understand in an effort to turn the world’s largest social network into a more discreet place.

12/12/2012

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Call Kurtis: They Published My Unlisted Phone Number

A Rio Linda woman says her phone number is listed even though she is paying for it not to be. When she couldn’t fix it herself, she called Kurtis.

CBS Sacramento–02/20/2012

An internet user looks at a Facebook page dedicated to Anna Chapman in Paris on July 23, 2010. Two weeks after 10 Russian spies flew back from the United States to Moscow, the buzz of interest around the ring's most photogenic member, the feisty redhead Anna Chapman, shows no signs of receding. While Chapman remains in an unknown location since her arrival in Moscow, reportedly being debriefed, she has apparently found time to write enigmatic Facebook updates and negotiate with journalists on her first interview. (Photo by Thomas Coex/AFP/Getty Images)

California Senate Rejects Bill That Would Increase Privacy On Social Networking Sites

California senators rejected a bill Friday designed to increase privacy on social networking sites, persuaded by objections from some of the burgeoning industry’s biggest players.

05/27/2011