Privacy blog

My Neighbor, Big Brother

The recent increase in home surveillance technology could blur the boundaries between private and public spaces, and change expectations of privacy.
In recent months, real-estate agents disclosed to potential home buyers that some sellers used their home surveillance cameras to remotely spy on buyers during open house tours. However, real-estate agents ... Read more
Privacy Evaluation Initiative

2018 State of EdTech Privacy Report: Behavioral Advertising

A roughly equivalent percentage of applications and services have either non- transparent, better, or worse practices about Behavioral Advertising.
Among the applications and services we evaluated for our 2018 State of EdTech Privacy Report, approximately 32% disclosed a qualitatively better response that collected information is never used for any ... Read more
Privacy Evaluation Initiative