The idea of “information sharing” has received a lot of attention since September 11, 2001. Before then even the FBI and CIA did not share their online intelligence with each other. However, since then there has been a strong push by the government encouraging the sharing of as much information as possible between agencies. Information… Continue reading Privacy vs Security
We’ve all heard and seen from those ads on the side of your screen, which just so happen to advertise those green sweatpants you were just thinking about buying, that companies are getting their hands on your information. But to what extent and how is this happening? Data brokers (data companies) are companies that collect,… Continue reading Mining for data??
Not that long ago, social media wasn’t as nearly as possible as what it was today. You couldn’t find your mom, dad, grandma, and little sister on Facebook. It just wasn’t as popular as it was today. Now, millions of apps and programs have you simply “sign in with Facebook”. This is great for users,… Continue reading Post on Facebook to share with friends… And the rest of the world