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Privacy Apple aims to protect kids’ privacy. App makers say it could devastate their businesses.

Apple plans to change the rules it has for kids apps, raising concerns among some app developers about the way the tech giant wields power unilaterally over an App Store that has become an industry...

Privacy Opinion: The California law that’s driving away small businesses

Then there’s the Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA), which is no mere ... The trade association I founded to reform PAGA is suing the state, arguing that the law violates the state and U.S.

Privacy ‘California Consumer Privacy Act’ Impacts Ecommerce Businesses

The California Consumer Privacy Act raises the bar for privacy protection in ... For example, an ecommerce business that has established the means for receiving and responding to complaints under...

Privacy Arizona's open-carry gun law poses challenges for police, businesses

The law also allows businesses and other private property owners to dictate whether they allow firearms on the premises by displaying a sign — typically red with a picture of a handgun that's...

Privacy Private Construction Businesses Could Have More Time to Follow New Lease Standards

Private companies are likely to get a year-long reprieve from ... Joshua Lorenz is an attorney at Pittsburgh-based law firm Meyer, Unkovic & Scott. He focuses his practice on construction law...

Privacy What is a data catalog? Why is it essential for businesses?

The technological advancements in the field of IoT, cloud, and artificial intelligence increased the available data sources. But, privacy regulations and security guidelines also transformed. ...

Privacy Data compliance lagging issue for US businesses, yet 42% vulnerable to fines

... resistance to compliance concerns correlates with the federal government's slow crawl to passing a comprehensive data privacy law. The California Consumer Protection Act (CCPA) is the closest...

Privacy Cyber Alert: New Era in Privacy Liability to Begin California’s Data Privacy Law Could Be Game-Changer for Businesses, Insurers

As the nation’s most far-reaching data privacy law, California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), is set to begin Jan. 1, 2020, businesses and their insurers are preparing for a new era in cyber...

Privacy Thales and Tata Communications join forces to address businesses’ data security concerns around IoT

whilst maintaining the integrity and security of IoT data. In Tata Communications’ global Cycle of Progress 1 survey, 30% of IT decision makers cited security and 25% cited privacy issues as the ...

Privacy ‘They can’t fight back’: Businesses can now get fake reviews removed through new Removify platform

Businesses submit their reviews to Removify, who only charge the business if ... and without infringing any locally applicable laws (such as privacy, copyright, etc) then removal is always more ...

Privacy Strike against FOIA rights: Court protects privacy of businesses working for federal agencies

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that federal agencies can withhold from the public proprietary information about the private businesses with which they work. In a 6-3 decision, the high court...

Privacy Maryland Privacy Act Amendments Impact Businesses That Maintain Computerized Personal Information

“Personal information” under the Maryland privacy act includes a broad category of personal identifiers—such as an individual’s social security number, tax ID number, or biometric data—combined...

Privacy Salesforce buying Tableau as businesses embrace data

Cloud computing giants Microsoft and Amazon offer similar insights, and Google stepped up its game last week when it announced it was acquiring private data analytics firm Looker for $2.6 billion...

Privacy How Businesses Want to Deploy Your Data

At the same time, consumers and regulators are asking questions about privacy implications. Executives spoke candidly about collecting, interpreting and deploying customer data during The Wall...

Privacy Data privacy protection fines levied so far: The lessons businesses can learn

After one year of enforcement of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), businesses can learn much from how the provisions of the regulation have been applied and how organizations have ...

Privacy Findit Welcomes Businesses and Individuals Quitting and Being Banned from Facebook as a Result of Growing Privacy Concerns and Policy Issues

With the growing concern over privacy issues, censorship and moderation ... Visitors to the site either online or through the App can share the content created on Findit to other social networking ...

Privacy Proposed data privacy law unfair to small Illinois businesses

Illinois House Bill 3358, writes a Sun-Times reader, would not sufficiently protect people’s personal data — such as online viewing habits and purchases — from big internet services ...

Privacy Singapore’s Personal Data Protection Commission shifts more accountability to businesses

Singapore’s Personal Data Protection Commission (PDPC) has introduced three new initiatives which aim to promote innovation through trust by holding businesses accountable for the way they collect ...

Privacy Privacy Awareness Week (Data Breaches): Study Finds Majority of Australian Businesses are Ill-Equipped to Handle Cybersecurity Incidents

It’s Privacy Awareness Week and today’s topic is “data breaches”. With data breaches and responding to cyber attacks becoming an inevitable part of doing business, it’s a timely reminder about the ...

Privacy Cyber Security Today: Privacy awareness week, Canadian cellular carrier’s data exposed and the cost to businesses of cyber crime

This is privacy awareness week, Canadian cellular carrier’s data exposed, the cost to businesses of cyber crime, phone and laptop seized at the border and a big WordPress update. Welcome to Cyber ...