One locally acquired case in Queensland, and one in quarantine; discussions over home quarantine system continue; NSW premier to meet leaders of areas under strict lockdown rules – follow updates live
Okay, we are just standing by for the NSW press conference at 11am, which looks like it will be the first without premier Gladys Berejiklian, the chief health officer or health minister.
Also, just after that, we will be hearing from the Victorian leaders at 11.15am.
The Australian privacy commissioner, Angelene Falk has said she is concerned the new Rayban Wayfarer-style smart glasses developed with Facebook that include a camera, microphone and a speaker, could covertly collect personal information about Australians without their consent.
Falk said enquiries are being made with Facebook about the glasses:
I am concerned about products that have the potential to covertly collect personal and sensitive information about Australians without their awareness or consent. While we have become accustomed to people using smart phones to take images in public places, photographing or filming people through a camera located in sunglasses can more easily occur without being obvious. It’s not clear what steps Facebook has taken to mitigate the impact on Australians’ privacy.
We are making enquiries with Facebook, including to determine whether Facebook has conducted a privacy impact assessment. We are also consulting with other international data privacy regulators.Continue reading...