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Privacy, Sanitary napkins, Menstruation, Periods emoji

Periods emoji: I am a woman, and I am sick of all this ‘public display of periods’

Menstruation is not dirty or shameful. But it’s private. I don’t want my privacy to become an opportunity for people to prove how cool or ‘bindaas’ they are.


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Privacy, Aadhaar, Facebook, Cryptocurrency

Year in rewind: Biggest stories from the world of tech in 2018

From cryptocurrency collapse to Elon Musk losing the plot, here's everything important that happened in 2018.


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Privacy, Justice Chandrachud, Aadhaar verdict, Supreme Court

How the Aadhaar judgment couldn't fully resolve the fight between 'I' and 'Me'

Was the Aadhaar Act passed as a money bill a fraud on the Constitution? Justice Chandrachud rightly says it is.


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Patents, Data Security, Privacy, Mark Zuckerberg

A new creepy – Now Facebook wants to listen to you watching TV

A new patent filed by Facebook would allow it to use your phone's mic to snoop on you.


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Privacy, Swachh Bharat, Virat Kohli, Anushka Shetty

Why Indians, including Anuskha Sharma and Virat Kohli, need to respect individual privacy

We need a Swachh Bharat campaign to cleanse our society of bad practices which we tend to defend as tradition.


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MacBook, Privacy, Siri, WatchOS

Apple of our eye: Why we're watching WWDC closely

The tech giant's annual developer conference could see a number of important announcements being made.


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Modi government, Facebook-Cambridge Analytica scandal, Privacy, Data Breach

Indians have something to worry about - their privacy is dead

India Today cover story examines how digital corporations and an all-seeing state are mining your personal data for profit and control.


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Data Protection, Privacy, Cambridge Analytica, Facebook

How much does Facebook know about you?

More than you have possibly forgotten in the last half a decade.


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UIDAI, Narendra Modi, Supreme Court, Privacy

Aadhaar allows the State to dominate citizens via architecture of surveillance: Shyam Divan

Constitution isn’t about power of the State, but limits to that power, said the petitioners’ counsel before SC bench.


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Privacy, Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi government schools, CCTVs

Delhi government's plan of parents monitoring students with CCTVs is disastrous

Cameras are intrusive, unnecessary and ineffective in making teachers accountable or students safer.