ITworld - Thank You For Not Sharing http://www.itworld.com/blogs/views/recent/rss.xml/6090 en So long, and thanks for all the fish http://www.itworld.com/it-management/384554/so-long-and-thanks-all-fish This is the final episode of TY4NS. It&#039;s been a fun run, and I have a lot of people to thank for it.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/384554/so-long-and-thanks-all-fish" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/384554/so-long-and-thanks-all-fish#comments IT Management Opinion a serviceable villain Donald Trump pole dancing porcine porcine porcine random mutterings rubber baby buggie bumpers Snowden stately plump buck mulligan wankel rotary engines Wed, 27 Nov 2013 22:00:01 +0000 dantynan 384554 at http://www.itworld.com Dear Internet advertising industry: It's over between us http://www.itworld.com/it-management/384409/dear-ad-industry-youre-liar-and-cheat You&#039;ve lied and cheated too many times. It&#039;s splitsville, baby. Pack your toothbrush and don&#039;t let the door hit you on the way out.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/384409/dear-ad-industry-youre-liar-and-cheat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/384409/dear-ad-industry-youre-liar-and-cheat#comments IT Management Opinion acxiom ads axciom blue kai do not track DoubleClick Google online tracking rapleaf stalking tracking Tue, 26 Nov 2013 23:38:44 +0000 dantynan 384409 at http://www.itworld.com When you accept paid casino links you’re gambling with Google http://www.itworld.com/it-management/383843/when-you-accept-paid-casino-links-your-blog-you-re-gambling-google Ever gotten an email offering to pay you to publish a blog post? It&#039;s a black hat SEO trick that will get you in hot water with search engines<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/383843/when-you-accept-paid-casino-links-your-blog-you-re-gambling-google" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/383843/when-you-accept-paid-casino-links-your-blog-you-re-gambling-google#comments IT Management Opinion black hat SEO Google Google Panda online casino online gambling Panda SEO Fri, 22 Nov 2013 15:30:00 +0000 dantynan 383843 at http://www.itworld.com The Internet of Things is a big deal http://www.itworld.com/it-management/383402/yes-internet-things-very-big-deal Today, the FTC is holding hearings on how smart devices collect data about us and what happens to it. It&#039;s time to stand up for our privacy rights now, before it&#039;s too late. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/383402/yes-internet-things-very-big-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/383402/yes-internet-things-very-big-deal#comments IT Management Opinion adam thierer ayn rand Deepwater Horizon Internet internet of things libertarians NSA privacy regulation security Tue, 19 Nov 2013 18:01:59 +0000 dantynan 383402 at http://www.itworld.com Power to the parents? The MiiPC doesn't quite deliver http://www.itworld.com/it-management/382688/miipc-gives-power-parents-just-not-enough-power This low-cost Android-powered PC lets parents control their kids&#039; computer use. The MiiPC is a nice idea, but it&#039;s not quite ready for prime time.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/382688/miipc-gives-power-parents-just-not-enough-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/382688/miipc-gives-power-parents-just-not-enough-power#comments IT Management Opinion Android IOS kickstarter MiiPC online safety privacy review security web monitoring Thu, 14 Nov 2013 15:00:00 +0000 dantynan 382688 at http://www.itworld.com How do I know that you’re lying? Your throat tattoo gave you away http://www.itworld.com/it-management/382484/how-do-i-know-you-re-lying-your-throat-tattoo-gave-you-away Google wants to patent electronic tattoos that can measure galvanic skin response and talk to your phone. That body ink could also be a lie detector.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/382484/how-do-i-know-you-re-lying-your-throat-tattoo-gave-you-away" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/382484/how-do-i-know-you-re-lying-your-throat-tattoo-gave-you-away#comments IT Management Opinion Android Google IOS iPhone Mobile mobile apps patent trolls patents phones privacy security software patents tracking Tue, 12 Nov 2013 18:50:24 +0000 dantynan 382484 at http://www.itworld.com How the NSA is recruiting the next generation of cyber spies http://www.itworld.com/it-management/381918/how-nsa-recruiting-next-generation-cyber-spies The spooks are looking for a few good geeks -- and they&#039;re doing it on places like TechCrunch<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/381918/how-nsa-recruiting-next-generation-cyber-spies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/381918/how-nsa-recruiting-next-generation-cyber-spies#comments IT Management Opinion anti-privacy legislation Google NSA recruiting Snowden spies Spongecell spooks Thu, 07 Nov 2013 17:50:30 +0000 dantynan 381918 at http://www.itworld.com Dear Internet bots and sockpuppets: Your days are numbered http://www.itworld.com/it-management/381606/dear-internet-fakers-your-days-are-numbered BeehiveID analyzes your social media accounts to figure out who&#039;s fake and who&#039;s real on the Web. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/381606/dear-internet-fakers-your-days-are-numbered" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/381606/dear-internet-fakers-your-days-are-numbered#comments IT Management Opinion airbnb beehive id BeehiveID bots Brad Pitt dating Facebook facebook fakes fraud detection Megan Fox online dating porcine privacy raquel zimmerman security serial killers sharing economy social media stalking tango wire tangowire Twitter twitter fakes Uber Tue, 05 Nov 2013 20:26:41 +0000 dantynan 381606 at http://www.itworld.com The Truth About Privacy is more frightening than you can imagine http://www.itworld.com/it-management/380961/truth-about-privacy-much-scarier-you-can-imagine The guys behind the Truth book and other &#039;patriot&#039; survival guides are not what they seem. They&#039;re not even Americans. But they&#039;re definitely scary.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/380961/truth-about-privacy-much-scarier-you-can-imagine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/380961/truth-about-privacy-much-scarier-you-can-imagine#comments IT Management Opinion Drones Halloween matt stevens moo media group NSA obama patriot patriot liberty patriot survival porcine prepper preppers privacy ripoffs scams Snowden Tea Party truthaboutprivacy webfomercials Thu, 31 Oct 2013 18:03:59 +0000 dantynan 380961 at http://www.itworld.com Vocativ is mining Facebook posts for news. You got a problem with that? http://www.itworld.com/it-management/380579/vocativ-mining-your-facebook-posts-news-you-got-problem Flashy new site uses NSA-style data mining tools to identify trends and generate stories. Brace yourself, the future of journalism has arrived.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/380579/vocativ-mining-your-facebook-posts-news-you-got-problem" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/380579/vocativ-mining-your-facebook-posts-news-you-got-problem#comments IT Management Opinion big data buzzfeed credit data data mining data tracking Facebook listicle news NSA online tracking scoop nisker Twitter VICE vocativ Tue, 29 Oct 2013 17:58:25 +0000 dantynan 380579 at http://www.itworld.com The Box.com data debacle part deux: Am I a total idiot, or what? http://www.itworld.com/it-management/380160/boxcom-debacle-part-2-am-i-total-idiot-or-what Some readers say I should have known better than to use a cloud service to store and share files. Here&#039;s what I have to say about that. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/380160/boxcom-debacle-part-2-am-i-total-idiot-or-what" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/380160/boxcom-debacle-part-2-am-i-total-idiot-or-what#comments IT Management Opinion backup box.com Box.net cloud cloud safety cloud storage dropbox ed snowden encryption Google Drive hacking NSA privacy security Skydrive sugarsync Fri, 25 Oct 2013 16:09:06 +0000 dantynan 380160 at http://www.itworld.com How Box.com allowed a complete stranger to delete all my files http://www.itworld.com/it-management/379660/how-boxcom-allowed-complete-stranger-delete-all-my-files Six months ago the cloud storage service gave control over my account to someone else, who then nuked it. Fortunately, my data survived.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/379660/how-boxcom-allowed-complete-stranger-delete-all-my-files" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/379660/how-boxcom-allowed-complete-stranger-delete-all-my-files#comments IT Management Opinion Box box.com Box.net cloud cloud security cloud storage dropbox Google Drive ID theft identity theft Skydrive sugarsync Wed, 23 Oct 2013 13:35:26 +0000 dantynan 379660 at http://www.itworld.com Does this browser make me look fat? http://www.itworld.com/it-management/378989/does-web-browser-make-me-look-fat I am being stalked by ads for plus-sized women’s clothing. The problem: I opted out of tracking ads six months ago. Why is this still happening?<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/378989/does-web-browser-make-me-look-fat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/378989/does-web-browser-make-me-look-fat#comments IT Management Opinion ad networks ads DNT do not track DoubleClick evidon Google google ads privacy stalking tracking Thu, 17 Oct 2013 18:51:17 +0000 dantynan 378989 at http://www.itworld.com DMA: Data marketing is good for the economy, good for you http://www.itworld.com/it-management/378635/how-junk-marketing-junk-food-only-less-yummy The direct marketing industry has more in common with McDonalds than you might think. Both can be bad for you, but only one is highly regulated.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/378635/how-junk-marketing-junk-food-only-less-yummy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/378635/how-junk-marketing-junk-food-only-less-yummy#comments IT Management Opinion CAN SPAM DAA direct marketing association DMA do not call list Federal Trade Commission FTC legislation NAI network advertising initiative privacy regulation spam tracking Tue, 15 Oct 2013 18:52:40 +0000 dantynan 378635 at http://www.itworld.com Facebook now lets you stalk by name http://www.itworld.com/it-management/378270/facebook-now-lets-you-stalk-name You can no longer hide your name from Facebook searches. What does that mean? We asked our resident expert, Dr. Facebook, to give us the 411.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/378270/facebook-now-lets-you-stalk-name" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/378270/facebook-now-lets-you-stalk-name#comments IT Management Opinion Facebook facebook graph facebook graph search facebook privacy LinkedIn name searches NSA stalking Fri, 11 Oct 2013 19:43:39 +0000 dantynan 378270 at http://www.itworld.com