Google Engineer Told Others Of Data Scoop

A Google engineer told others at the company about his plan to scoop up personal data from wireless-network users, but the practice continued for two more years, an FCC investigation found.

Topics:  google   fcc   data   scoop   
ASK NEWS:
  • Markets Live: Stocks rise for ... - Canberra Times
    ... has Macquarie, which told investors ... in that state to engineer the ... the United States in 2011, Google Wallet ... encouraging US ...
    08/21/2014 - 2:18 pm | View Link
  • Markets Live: Stocks rise for 7th day - Brisbane Times
    ... has Macquarie, which told investors ... in that state to engineer the ... the United States in 2011, Google Wallet ... encouraging US ...
    08/21/2014 - 1:44 pm | View Link
  • Markets Live: Stocks rise for seventh day - Sydney Morning Herald
    ... has Macquarie, which told investors ... in that state to engineer the ... the United States in 2011, Google Wallet ... encouraging US ...
    08/21/2014 - 1:18 pm | View Link
  • New Browser Extension Warns You When Articles Are Paid For By ... - CIO Magazine
    New browser extension warns you when articles are paid for by ... - PC World
    08/21/2014 - 1:15 pm | View Link
  • Vexed in the city: Starved for tech talent and yet nobody to hire? - CNET.co.uk
    Obama during a Google+ Hangout why ... to the latest data compiled by the ... salary for a computer engineer is ... past their first interview, ...
    08/21/2014 - 10:18 am | View Link
  • More
YAHOO NEWS:
  • A 30-Year-Old Law Is Creating A Crisis In San Francisco
    On July 9, dozens of San Francisco protesters...
    07/22/2014 - 12:16 pm | View Link
  • How Google Programmed the 'Essence' of Storytelling
    Google wanted to solve a problem we can all understand. People take so, so many photographs and yet they actually do very little with them. A chosen few are posted to Instagram. Most sit in vast wastelands of thumbnails on phones or in iPhoto never to be seen after the moment of their creation. "You come back from a trip with 300 photos and no one is trying to help you do anything with them ...
    07/17/2014 - 6:44 pm | View Link
  • How to Teach Google What a Story Is
    Google wanted to solve a problem we can all understand. People take so, so many photographs and yet they actually do very little with them. "You come back from a trip with 300 photos and no one is trying to help you do anything with them," said Google social web engineer Joseph Smarr. Or the worst thing is they dump the whole 300 photos in an album.
    07/17/2014 - 6:00 am | View Link
  • Bay Area data fellows are thinking even bigger about analytics & interoperability
    Imagine that your local ambulance and fire dispatch runs on an algorithm developed with the help of the data scientists who built Lyft’s grid-optimization system. Bayes Impact, a big data...
    07/9/2014 - 4:06 pm | View Link
  • Google Super Successful At Spinning Europe’s Right To Be Forgotten Ruling As Farce
     Blink and you’ll still see it. Google’s strategy to spin the European Court of Justice’s right to be forgotten ruling as ‘unworkable’ is in full swing. Google started de-indexing links at the end of last month, to comply with European law. But this week it’s clear the advertising giant is outsourcing a public campaign of ‘censorship outrage’ to… Read More
    07/4/2014 - 2:55 pm | View Link
  • More
BING NEWS:
  • Google engineer says he told others about Street View WiFi data collection
    A Federal Communication Commission investigation pins Google’s controversial WiFi data collection on the actions of one engineer. According to the FCC report, a single engineer devised the plan to collect unprotected WiFi network data along with Street ...
    04/30/2012 - 3:55 pm | View Link
  • Google Staff Knew Street View Cars Were Collecting Private Data: FCC
    ... that Street View cars were collecting payload data. One was an email to another engineer on the project; the other an email to a senior manager on the Street View team. A Google spokesperson has told the media that the company decided to ...
    04/30/2012 - 4:09 am | View Link
  • Google Street View engineer told senior manager about Wifi interception
    "Engineer Doe intended to collect, store and review payload data for possible use in other Google projects," the Federal Communications Commission said. "Engineer Doe specifically told two engineers working on the project, including a senior manager ...
    04/29/2012 - 11:56 pm | View Link
  • Google staff knew of Street View data breach, says FCC
    The Google engineer behind the collection of wireless data by Street View cars told at least two colleagues – including a senior manager – about the controversial plans before it was released, a US regulator has found. The Federal Communications ...
    04/29/2012 - 11:22 pm | View Link
  • Data Harvesting at Google Not a Rogue Act, Report Finds
    Google says the data collection was legal ... Managers of the Street View project told F.C.C. investigators that they never read the engineer’s proposal, called a design document. A senior manager of Street View said he “preapproved” the document ...
    04/29/2012 - 9:32 am | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Google Help
    Your account. Can't access your account? Recent purchases with Google Wallet; Useful stuff you can do with Google; Help Forums. Post questions and get advice from ...
    08/23/2014 - 6:21 am | View Website
  • Google Translate
    Google's free online language translation service instantly translates text and web pages. This translator supports: English, Afrikaans, Albanian, Arabic, Armenian ...
    08/22/2014 - 5:42 pm | View Website
  • Google Software Engineer Interview Questions | Glassdoor
    1,033 Google Software Engineer interview questions and 883 interview reviews. Free interview details posted anonymously by Google interview candidates.
    08/22/2014 - 12:27 pm | View Website
  • Google Earth
    Google Earth is a virtual globe, map and geographical information program that was originally called EarthViewer 3D created by Keyhole, Inc, a Central Intelligence ...
    08/22/2014 - 10:40 am | View Website
  • Google Books
    Search and preview millions of books from libraries and publishers worldwide using Google Book Search. Discover a new favorite or unearth an old classic.
    08/21/2014 - 11:34 pm | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Business News