Links: 2013-10-18

Here’s why it’s legal for Google and Facebook to use your face in ads — Tech News and Analysis
"Facebook puts your profile picture in advertisements. Google is about to do the same and other sites like Twitter will likely follow one day. How exactly is this legal? Do we have any control over our image anymore?"
Yahoo promises encryption as NSA’s email and IM contact list collection is exposed — Tech News and Analysis
"This particular mass surveillance activity only takes place outside the U.S...

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