46 Blog Posts From the PRIVACY Tag


The Hidden Danger of Buying a Used Connected Car

The Hidden Danger of Buying a Used Connected Car

The media has made much ado about remote car hacking and it is a serious concern but there is another concern that could potentially be more devastating for a new used car owner:  Buying a used car whose connectivity is still controlled by the previous owner. More than likely, the owner forgot that they needed […]

Carrot and Stick

Carrot and Stick

Reinhard Heydrich, who was the Reichsprotektor of Bohemia and Moravia — formerly Czechoslovakia, until the Nazis decided it wasn’t anymore — was probably the smartest Nazi. He knew how to wheedle his victims into cooperating in their own victimhood. “His Czechs” — as he styled them — would be rewarded with extra rations and less […]

Police Misconduct Costs Taxpayers More Than Just Money: NMA Weekly E-Newsletter #502

Police Misconduct Costs Taxpayers More Than Just Money: NMA Weekly E-Newsletter #502

Society has trouble talking about police misconduct in any meaningful way. If we question police actions, it looks as if we don’t support them. In reality, most of us do support the brave men and women who put themselves on the line every day for our safety. When traffic stops are the most common daily […]

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for August 22, 2018

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for August 22, 2018

Click on the colored title to see the full story NMA Car of the Future Story of the Week Governors Group Seeks Autonomous Vehicle Safety Education Excited chatter about automated and autonomous vehicles must lead to more consumer education and laws that govern driverless vehicles, the author of a new study for the Governor’s Highway […]

The Internet of Roads

The Internet of Roads

They used to say the walls have ears. Soon, the road will have brains. Well, they’ll be connected to one brain — not yours. They call it “smart pavement.” Everything is smart these days. Meaning, won’t leave you alone, is peremptory, controlling and most of all, nudging. Doing what you want to do in a […]