privacy http://wamc.org en Stephen Gottlieb: Big Data http://wamc.org/post/stephen-gottlieb-big-data <p>In the wake of the revelations of the extent of our government’s collection of information from our phone calls, there has been a good deal of discussion about whether that is a problem. Most people feel safe if they did nothing wrong. They have NO idea!</p><p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 20:50:00 +0000 Stephen Gottlieb 85113 at http://wamc.org VT's Sanders Asks If NSA Is Spying On Congress http://wamc.org/post/vts-sanders-asks-if-nsa-spying-congress <p></p><p></p><p>Vermont's independent senator wants to know if the National Security Agency has been "spying" on members of Congress. Wed, 08 Jan 2014 03:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 81386 at http://wamc.org VT's Sanders Asks If NSA Is Spying On Congress ACLU Discusses Privacy and Data Collection Issues http://wamc.org/post/aclu-discusses-privacy-and-data-collection-issues <p></p><p></p><p>The ACLU of Vermont held a conference in Montpelier Wednesday looking at “Surveillance on the Northern Border”. But with revelations over the NSA monitoring allies and increasing business data collection, the discussion ranged far beyond implications within Vermont. Wed, 30 Oct 2013 22:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 76705 at http://wamc.org ACLU Discusses Privacy and Data Collection Issues Congressional Corner with Bill Owens http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-bill-owens-0 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>We have entered a new era in domestic surveillance.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Bill Owens tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that there must be a balance between national security intelligence and privacy.</p><p> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 67340 at http://wamc.org Publication of Gun Map Stirs Debate http://wamc.org/post/publication-gun-map-stirs-debate <p>A newspaper and online publication in the Hudson Valley has made headlines coast-to-coast for an interactive map it published online. That map indicates the names and addresses of all pistol permit holders in Westchester and Rockland counties, with Putnam County to come. The publication of the map has elicited outcry, and started a national discourse on many topics, ranging from privacy to safety to the public’s right to know.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 27 Dec 2012 20:01:42 +0000 Allison Dunne 54629 at http://wamc.org Publication of Gun Map Stirs Debate Jesse Feiler - Personal Privacy on Facebook and Twitter http://wamc.org/post/jesse-feiler-personal-privacy-facebook-and-twitter <p></p><p>In a statement, Facebook’s chief privacy officer, Erin Egan recently said that the company is “committed to making sure people understand how to control what they share and with whom.” We will discuss how users can control their information on Facebook with Jesse Feiler.</p><p>Jesse is a developer, consultant, and author specializing in iOS, FileMaker databases, and technologies for small businesses, nonprofits, and municipal governments. His most recent books are iWork for Dummies, Sams Teach Yourself Core Data in 24 Hours, and its companion Objective-C in 24 Hours.</p> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 16:35:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 52393 at http://wamc.org Garret Keizer - Privacy http://wamc.org/post/garret-keizer-privacy <p>We speak with Garret Keizer, essayist and Harper’s contributing editor, about his book, <em><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0312554842/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=0312554842&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;tag=wamcnortheast-20">Privacy (Big Ideas//Small Books)</a><img alt="" border="0" height="1" src="http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wamcnortheast-20&amp;l=as2&amp;o=1&amp;a=0312554842" style="border:none !important; margin:0px !important;" width="1"> </em>.</p> Thu, 23 Aug 2012 13:35:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 46266 at http://wamc.org Garret Keizer - Privacy