Spotlight May 2019
- Category: Spotlight
- Who Protects You From Making a Bad Purchase... On Your Smart Speaker?
- The market for customized goods is here, thanks to your data
- These college students will soon discover what living with debt is like
How to Set Up a Smart Speaker for Privacy
Do you use a smart speaker? These tips from Consumer Reports can help you adjust the speaker's settings to enhance your privacy, mute the microphone and delete conversations that have been recorded.
Skip the Surveillance by Opting Out of Face Recognition at Airports
The use of face recognition and other biometrics is quickly being implemented by airports and airlines. This article from the Electronic Frontier Foundation provides tips and information about it.
CFA Report Uncovers Important Limitations and Biases with Angie's List
If you use or plan to use Angie's List read this report from the Consumer Federation of America.
Fintech and Consumer Protection: A Snapshot
This report from the National Consumer Law Center looks at some of the developments, potential promise, and potential concerns in the use of technology in financial products and services.
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