This report, published by the Future of Privacy Forum, analyzes the privacy concerns, considerations and risks that those with disabilities face when using internet-of-things devices. The report also provides recommendations to address these privacy risks and concerns.
The Internet of Things (IoT) and People with Disabilities: Exploring the Benefits, Challenges and Privacy Tensions
Mastercard vice chair believes digital IDs are key to IoT adoption
Speaking to CNBC at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Mastercard Vice Chairman Ann Cairns said that while there is a rapid pace toward the internet of things, the key to its development will be to include everyone in its growth. Cairns said, “You have to start focusing on how does the human ge...
Advocacy groups ask retailers to adopt guidelines for IoT devices
Mozilla, the Internet Society and nine other advocacy groups have asked Target, Amazon, Best Buy and Walmart to endorse a set of privacy and security guidelines for internet-of-things devices. The groups want the major retailers to use the standards to vet smart products they plan to sell. The open ...