Privacy

Privacy Sen. Coons examines Amazon's privacy and data security practices for Alexa devices

Sen. Chris Coons (D-Del.) is looking into Amazon's privacy and data security practices in regards to its Alexa devices, sending a letter to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos on Thursday to request information....

Privacy Government privacy discussions about speculation tax hidden from public view

It said provision of an email address was not mandatory but would assist owners in amending declarations online if they had made a mistake and also to receive confirmation their declaration had...

Privacy The World Says It Needs Global Internet Standards

(MICHELLE TANTUSSI/GETTY IMAGES) The internet was built for the free – freedom of thought, of expression, and of breaking boundaries in the physical world. Recent concerns about privacy have...

Privacy Are We Having The Right Privacy Conversations?

Data used against us bothers everyone. Privacy discussions seem so complex because we don’t take the time to distill what’s really involved. Like many other folks, I personally do not use certain ...

Privacy Snapchat: Your latest reminder anyone a company hires could theoretically breach your privacy

We rightfully get pretty touchy when we hear our address, credit card number, mental health inquiries, or private conversations are just hanging out on some internet server where ... could ...

Privacy How one technologist is protecting women from online harassment

As director of cybersecurity at Electronic Frontier Foundation, which has defended civil liberties on the internet since 1990, Eva Galperin identifies and exposes threats to the privacy of...

Privacy Irish Privacy Regulator Launches Investigation Into Google

The Data Protection Commission opened an inquiry into Google Ireland Limited's "processing of personal data in the context of its online Ad Exchange." ...

Privacy Building a private cloud platform for data and AI with IBM

You've heard the stats. 94% of enterprises are using multiple clouds. Private clouds are expected to grow to $433B in 2020 at CAGR of 15% from 2018-2020. Traditional IT also continues to command...

Privacy Walling off third-party cookies: Tech giants take on the privacy challenge

“it improves the way they feel about ads and the businesses they interact with online”. And Zuckerberg walks the talk, or so it seems, by having initiated and funded TTC Labs, which has brought...

Privacy Many Swiss schoolchildren exposed to online hazards

(MENAFN - Swissinfo) Swiss schoolchildren are exposed to worryingly high levels of cyber-bullying, internet grooming, privacy violations, pornography and other dangerous online content, a survey ...

Privacy The Customer Data Platform (CDP) Emerges as the Unlikely Champion of Consumer Data Privacy

Jake Bennett is a Solution Principal at Slalom, a purpose-driven consulting firm that helps companies tackle their most ambitious projects and build new capabilities. Jake has 20+ years of...

Privacy Apple is restricting third-party data collection in its Safari browser

At its core, PPAC is not meant to eliminate digital ad targeting, but rather to protect users by imposing limits on data collection. Apple believes that providing its users with a more private ...

Privacy Self-regulatory unit, prompted by consumers, brings ad tech companies into full compliance with privacy principles

The Accountability Program routinely receives and responds to consumer complaints, providing users with information about online advertising, tips on digital privacy, and guidance on opt-outing of ...

Privacy TrustArc research highlights privacy attitudes one-year after the GDPR enforcement date

Providing more transparent ways to demonstrate GDPR compliance and ensuring they respond to privacy rights requests in a timely manner will go a long way toward further improving consumer trust and...

Privacy Digital privacy: How Apple aims to stop web ads from tracking you all across the internet

Apple has proposed a privacy feature for Safari and its WebKit engine that would stop many adverts from identify users across the web, but still giving advertisers enough information about who is ...

Privacy The fight over a landmark digital privacy law

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Privacy Five Action Steps To Take Now To Avoid California's Privacy Protection Fines In 2020

It’s Time For A Privacy Audit Honestly, when is the last time you performed ... unique personal identifier, online identifier Internet Protocol address, email address, account name, social security...

Privacy Raymond James Financial reports April operating data

RJF client assets under administration increased by 11% Y/Y or 2% M/M to $815.6B driven by equity market appreciation and the net addition of financial advisors in the Private Client Group. ...

Privacy New Canadian Minister of Justice ‘loses sleep’ over data privacy, election interference and online hate

VANCOUVER—In a world dominated by data, where information is shared at the speed of a keystroke, Canada’s new justice minister says striking a balance between individual rights and the digital...

Privacy Bill Could Kill Warrantless Digital Searches At US Border

Currently, they are able to carry out routine searches without a warrant. The move comes after digital privacy organization the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) lost a fight against the US ...