CPR for Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Names of panelists for annual Right to Know luncheon announced by
Canada NewsWire (press release) – Toronto,Ontario,Canada
15 /CNW/ – A newspaper executive, a CBC News investigative reporter, and a key government official will join Dr. Ann Cavoukian, Ontario’s Information and

When a widget attacks your profile
Globe and Mail – Canada
In Privacy Commissioner Jennifer Stoddart’s office, that complaint has helped to make top priority the issue of whether social networking sites such as

Underage kids flock to social networks
Globe and Mail – Canada
“This is a huge issue,” Canada’s Privacy Commissioner Jennifer Stoddart says. “We know that Internet access, and particularly social-networking sites,

SWIFT’s Microsoft deal leaves privacy issues open
ITWorld Canada – Scarborough,Ontario,Canada
Privacy Commissioner Jennifer Stoddart launched an investigation into the matter in early 2007, but did not offer a solution for what some have called a

Cloud computing takes hold despite privacy fears
Computerworld – Framingham,MA,USA
“These findings give consumers, the technology community and policymakers a chance to discuss the trade-offs between convenience and privacy and figure out

Smoke, mirrors, and Google’s privacy policies
InfoWorld – San Francisco,CA,USA
There is less to Google’s latest privacy moves than meets the eye. Hi, my name’s Cringely, and I am powerless over my Google addiction. (“Hi, Cringely.

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