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User Perceptions of Smart Home Internet of Things (IoT) Privacy

Posted on behalf of Serena Zheng, Noah Apthorpe, Marshini Chetty, and Nick Feamster. Our work on “User Perceptions of Smart Home Internet of Things (IoT) Privacy” will be presented at the ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing … Continue reading

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Use of Blocking Extensions at SOUPS 2018

We describe a few highlights from our recent paper on studying peoples’ use of browser-based blocking extensions that will be presented at the 2018 Usenix Symposium on Usable Privacy and Security (SOUPS). What did we do?: One of the ways … Continue reading

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Understanding How Zero-Rated Internet Platforms Shape Usage at CHI 2018

Posted on behalf of Julie Romanosky. In this post, we summarize the findings of our upcoming CHI 2018 paper. What is Zero-Rating? Zero-rating is the process of providing subsidized digital content or access to the Internet for `free’. Usually sponsored by … Continue reading

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Kids and Privacy Online at CSCW 2018

Posted on behalf of Priya Kumar Below we share findings and recommendations from our paper on elementary school-aged children and privacy online that will be presented at the 2018 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW). … Continue reading

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Uncovering tensions in personal data management

At a time when the line between our online and offline lives becomes increasingly blurred, it is important to examine how people deal with the overwhelming amount of digital data they interact with on a daily basis. This paper report … Continue reading

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Software Updates at SOUPS 2017

We describe a few highlights from our recent paper on mobile software updating that will be presented at the 2017 Usenix Symposium on Usable Privacy and Security (SOUPS). What did we do?: Software updates are essential to maintain the security … Continue reading

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