Ava Kofman is a journalist based in Brooklyn.
Google’s Sidewalk Labs Plans to Package and Sell Location Data on Millions of Cellphones
Google’s sibling company Sidewalk Labs offers planning agencies the ability to model an entire city’s patterns of movement.
The Dangerous Junk Science of Vocal Risk Assessment
AC Global Risk claims to be able to determine your level of “risk” as an employee or an asylum-seeker based not on what you say, but how you say it.
Google’s “Smart City of Surveillance” Faces New Resistance in Toronto
Local organizers in Toronto have united to push Google out of their government.
Are New York’s Free LinkNYC Internet Kiosks Tracking Your Movements?
Code accidentally made public on the internet suggests that LinkNYC may be actively planning to track users’ locations.