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This site is carried out within the framework of the project e-traces. It presents a whole of articles collected on various sites of information concerning the movement generalized towards a security firm and, more particularly, Web 2.0 in this context. Structured around key words, information, regularly brought up to date, is accessible by associations. It presents an extract of the article with a bond towards the original page.

Shoshana Zuboff : ‘Surveillance capitalism is an assault on human autonomy’
2109-10-04 11:12:00
What began as advertising is now a threat to freedom and democracy argues the author and scholar. Time to wake up - and fight for a different digital future It's a beautiful day on Hampstead (...)
Why T-Shirts Promoting the Capitol Riot Are Still Available Online
2021-01-19 18:35:29
Merchandise with phrases like “Battle for Capitol Hill Veteran” could still be purchased on major e-commerce sites, a sign of how the platforms have struggled to remove the goods. The day after (...)
En Corée du Sud, pendant la pandémie des livreurs meurent d’une surcharge de travail
2021-01-19 18:15:11
La situation des livreurs des plateformes de e-commerce devient un problème national en Corée du Sud. Les restrictions liées à la pandémie a augmenté la demande, sans que les entreprises ne s'adaptent. (...)
TousAntiCovid : vers des QR codes dans certains lieux publics à risque
2021-01-19 17:55:16
Le gouvernement entend accompagner la réouverture des bars et restaurants de cette fonctionnalité dans l'application de suivi des contacts, avec pour objectif d'identifier les clusters pouvant s'y (...)
Facebook claims it does not conduct business in Australia in Cambridge Analytica appeal
2021-01-19 17:03:45
Social media company aims to avoid liability over Cambridge Analytica scandal by arguing it does not collect or hold data in Australia Facebook is claiming it does not conduct business in (...)
How Facebook Profits from the Insurrection
2021-01-19 16:33:15
Facebook suspended President Trump and announced other actions after the U.S. Capitol riot. But it continued to push ads for military gear next to insurrection posts. Facebook has been serving (...)
My ID, my identity ? The impact of ID systems on transgender people in Argentina, France and the Philippines
2021-01-19 16:27:45
My ID, my identity ? The impact of ID systems on transgender people in Argentina, France and the Philippines We spoke to trans-right activists in three country : the Philippines, France and (...)
Sexiste, homophobe, anti-handicapés... Un chatbot sud-coréen mis hors-ligne après avoir déraillé
2021-01-19 13:59:36
Un logiciel conversationnel disponible sur Facebook Messenger s'est imprégné des propos nauséabonds de certains internautes, avant d'être désactivé. Un très populaire chatbot sud-coréen, un robot (...)
The FTC Forced a Misbehaving A.I. Company to Delete Its Algorithm
2021-01-19 13:55:58
Could Google and Facebook's algorithms be next ? In 2019, an investigation by NBC News revealed that photo storage app Ever had quietly siphoned billions of its users' photos to train facial (...)
Big Tech Critics Alarmed at Direction of Biden Antitrust Personnel
2021-01-19 13:44:40
Renata Hesse, who has worked for Google and Amazon, is the leading candidate to run the Justice Department's antitrust division. A last-minute campaign by a coalition of groups working to check (...)
So-called “Consent Searches” Harm Our Digital Rights
2021-01-18 17:54:36
Imagine this scenario : You're driving home. Police pull you over, allegedly for a traffic violation. After you provide your license and registration, the officer catches you off guard by asking (...)
Sécurité globale : de multiples risques selon la Commissaire aux droits de l’Homme
2021-01-18 17:46:19
Dunja Mijatović, Commissaire aux droits de l'Homme du Conseil de l'Europe, vient d'adresser un courrier à la commission des lois du Sénat. Elle épingle la proposition de loi relative à la sécurité (...)
Israel trades Pfizer doses for medical data in vaccine blitz
2021-01-18 17:29:00
JERUSALEM (AP) — After sprinting ahead in the race to inoculate its population against the coronavirus, Israel has struck a deal with Pfizer, promising to share vast troves of medical data with (...)
En France, anticiper le Digital Services Act, ignorer le droit européen existant
2021-01-18 12:54:14
Le gouvernement a déposé l'amendement visant à « prétranscrire » dans notre droit les grandes lignes du Digital Services Act. Il reprend sans surprise la version révélée dans les colonnes de Next (...)
Facebook a reçu 58.000 euros pour diffuser des publicités décourageant l’IVG
2021-01-18 12:20:20
Plus de 300 publicités, mettant en avant des témoignages de jeunes femmes à propos de leur IVG, ont été mises en ligne sur le réseau social depuis avril 2019. Avec des contenus parfois choquants. Un (...)
I looked at all the ways Microsoft Teams tracks users and my head is spinning
2021-01-18 11:02:34
Microsoft Teams isn't just there to make employees' lives easier. It's also there to give bosses data about so many things. My head is recovering from something of a pivot. You see, a couple of (...)