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State sells drivers’ info for a total of $70,000

October 14, 2011 in The Daily Republic

Think your name, address and title information is kept private when you register a vehicle? Think again.
The South Dakota Division of Motor Vehicles sells information it collects from residents to three vehicle data collection companies. The data is delivered to the firms every month.

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Location-data collection: Here’s how to limit your phone’s exposure

May 10, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Mobile phones don’t exist in isolation. They’re part of vast wireless networks, and are continually sending and receiving information.
But what information? When? How? Why? Continue Reading