Comparing Terms of Service for DropBox, Google Drive & Microsoft SkyDrive | Files: Geek Out, Public | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

A textual comparison between the Terms of Service for DropBox, the Google Drive, and Microsoft SkyDrive, reveals that they are not materially different in the licenses granted, rights claimed or uses permitted.

April 15th Misdemeanors by TurboTax, H&R Block | Files: PoliTicks | Tags: , ,

April 20th David Lazarus, a San Francisco Chronicle columnist, wrote that TurboTax and H&R Block online tax filing systems may violated California law. Both companies use webbugs and cookies to provide third-party marketers with information gathered while customers prepared and filed their tax returns. Enter Section 17530.5 of the California […]

Why The CIA Has My Name On File | Files: Viper Pit | Tags: , , ,

In the spring semester of 1999 I was studying at George Washington University, in Washington DC, and doing an internship at the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC). One of my projects was to find out if the US Government had encourage Intel to include a unique identifier on the PIII […]

Privacy & Human Rights 1999 | Files: Viper Pit | Tags:

In the spring semester of 1999 I was studying at George Washington University, in Washington DC, and doing an internship at the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC). One of my project was to research Latin American privacy rights. The research and my summaries were included in an annual survey published […]