Craig BlahaWeblog: www.newtechobserver.com
First Published: Nov 08, 2011 / Last Published: Oct 02, 2012
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December 8, 2011
Shopper Surveillance Using Microsoft XBox Kinect
3d technology tracks shopper movements in real time.
Facebook Won't Censor Posts for India
The Indian Government wants American companies Microsoft, Facebook, Google, and Twitter to censor content
Video Privacy Protection Law Changes Passed by House
Netflix hopes to stream videos through Facebook, but 1988 Video Privacy Protection Act makes it illegal to share video history.
December 7, 2011
Zuckerberg's Facebook Account Hacked
A bug in Facebook software has allowed subscribers to see photos marked as private since November 27.
Can Super Computing Predict Insider Threats?
Georgia Tech and the Defense Advanced Research Project are developing software to predict threats before they happen.
December 6, 2011
Mit Romney Spends $98,000 Hiding Records
Some actions to hide and destroy records were "unprecedented"in Politics
December 5, 2011
Using What We Know About Spam to Fight AIDS
Algorithms and tools developed by Microsoft to fight spam are helping researchers learn how the AIDS virus adapts.
New Legislation: Spy Agencies Allowed to Share Secrets
House committee approves legislation that would allow spy agencies to share information with contractors and ISPsin Politics
Gowalla Confirms Facebook Acquisition
Facebook did not acquire user data
December 2, 2011
A New Answer to SOPA: New Piracy Legislation Starts With Discussion Draft
Lawmakers offer an alternative to SOPA and PIPA, leaving out search and ISP blacklisting.