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DNA Data Security Concerns [Survey]

Is sending your DNA data off to a private company risky? We asked about the perceived levels of concern and biggest fear among consumers when it comes to DNA tests and the data that comes from them.

Government Accountability and Data

How does the American public view the transparency efforts of local, state, and federal governments, and who do they trust to keep their data secure? A survey of over 1,000 Americans combines with data on hundreds of thousands of FOIA requests to dig into the issue.

What Funds Your Internet Fun

How much do internet users actually know about online services such as social media, and what makes them free?

Five Eyes Demystified

There are lots of myths around Five Eyes. In the last few years, the countries involved have officially acknowledged the existence of the Five Eyes agreement in public forums. In this article, we will look at the facts and explain what it actually means. It all revolves around collaborative intelligence gathering and sharing.

Privacy Concerns around Covid-19 immunity Passports

Countries worldwide have responded to the Covid-19 pandemic by closing borders and shutting down services and facilities to prevent the virus's spread. This has had a devastating impact on businesses, particularly the travel, hospitality, and entertainment sectors. At the height of the pandemic, it was hard to see how these industries could recover while the virus remained circulating within society.

Data Privacy Rankings - Top 5 and Bottom 5 Countries

Users of online services have an expectation of how their personal data will be used. Still, with the internet linking users with services around the world, the reality is that the rules and regulations depend on where in the world you are. A US citizen accessing a service based in the European Union can expect significantly different personal data protection than if they accessed a similar service located in China. This article will look at how data privacy varies worldwide and provides our own assessment of which countries offer the best protection and which, in our opinion, the worst.