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Privacy UBDI Announces $825,000 in Funding for Platform Empowering Consumers to Monetize Insights from Personal Data, Creating a Universal Basic Data Income

"We are on a mission to show that privacy and the demand for data can work together in a way that financially benefits consumers," said Dana Budzyn, co-founder and CEO of UBDI. "We are empowering ...

Privacy McAfee Product Line-Up Continues to Innovate to Best Serve Consumers' Evolving Digital Lives

plus privacy and security enhancements, all enabling consumers to enjoy peace of mind as they go about their digital lives. As today's increasingly connected world continues to evolve, so does the ...

Privacy FTC should move wisely to protect consumers' data

The Federal Trade Commission has a difficult job when it comes to data privacy: Its mandate is to ensure that financial institutions safeguard American consumers’ personal data. And a wide array of...

Privacy Here Comes America’s First Privacy Law: What the CCPA Means for Business and Consumers

With the California Consumer Protection Act (CCPA), the U.S. will have a data privacy law with teeth, like the GDPR. Here's what businesses need to do to be in compliance. Fri., Sept. 13 marks the ...

Privacy Wi-Fi Worries: Consumers Use Public Services Despite Privacy Fears

Germans are also more likely to believe online retailers like Amazon are tracking them ... “Consumers are playing Russian Roulette with their personal data and privacy, opting for convenience over ...

Privacy New Poll Shows Consumers’ Expectations on Data Privacy Evolve, But So Does Technology

Facebook last week called for help to source solutions to its privacy quandary. How do you protect users’ privacy while enabling access, portability and monetization? This call to action is an ...

Privacy New BullGuard Commissioned Study Reveals Substantial Gaps Between Privacy Concerns And Actual Behaviors Of American, British and German Consumers

The research findings indicate a need to educate consumers that VPN is not simply a useful tool for streaming geo-locked content, but an integral component to safeguard their overall online...

Privacy Striking The Balance Between Convenience And Privacy: Here's What Consumers Want

Consumers are hungry for personalized content but are demanding higher data privacy. It’s not a paradox, just a balancing act. A survey of 1,000 digital media consumers by Adobe found that...

Privacy Data Privacy Concerns Lessen as Consumers Adopt New Technology

Factual, a location data firm, commissioned the University of Southern California to gain insight into the consumer perspective on data privacy. The findings are based on a survey of 1,002...

Privacy Newsletter: Consumers would be more forgiving of data breaches if companies just came clean

I’m consumer columnist David Lazarus, here today with a look at data breaches. It won’t be news to anyone that our privacy has never been at greater risk. Hardly a day goes by without word of yet ...

Privacy Privacy Watchdog Provides Consumers Notice and Choice about Ads on Restaurant Websites and Weight Loss App

Monitoring the websites of major brands The DAA Principles bring privacy best practices to interest-based advertising (IBA), and the Accountability Program monitors websites across the Internet to ...

Privacy E-com cos need to step up info disclosure, give utmost importance to consumers' consent, privacy: Report

E-commerce players need to practise fair and transparent information disclosures while giving utmost importance to consumers' consent, privacy and ... to sensitise online consumers about nuances ...

Privacy Interoperability may jeopardize consumers' health care privacy

A federal effort to bolster data-sharing between health care systems and patients is getting pushback from doctors and hospitals, who express concerns about the implications for patient privacy. In...

Privacy Nevada adds a data privacy opt-out right to protect consumers

Since the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 was signed into law in June 2018, states across the nation have made a concerted effort to tighten up and enhance their own data privacy laws to...

Privacy How Privacy Regulations Will Push Brands to Target Smaller, More Dedicated Groups of Consumers

The landscape is shifting quickly with regards to consumer data privacy. GDPR led to fines being levied against British Airways and Marriott for data breaches. Google has also been hit with...

Privacy WISeKey’s WISeID app partners with TransHuman Code bestseller book to protect consumers’ digital identity, personal data and rights

WISeKey’s latest version of its WISeID app incorporates features that aim to protect consumers against cyber-attacks on personal data. The United States Privacy Act places greater emphasis on ...

Privacy WISeKey’s WISeID app partners with TransHuman Code bestseller book to protect consumers' digital identity, personal data and rights

WISeID app download instructions: The United States Privacy Act places greater emphasis ... are adapted to this new US legislation on data protection and focus on consumers’ rights to know ...

Privacy Parks Associates: 38% of Consumers Planning to Acquire Data Security Services Prefer Receiving Services Bundled with Broadband at No Additional Charge

While interest is high, consumers still show a reluctance toward recurring fees – only 27% of data security/privacy intenders would opt for a subscription model," said Lindsay Gafford ...

Privacy Unroll.Me Duped Consumers About Privacy, FTC Says

Email management company Unroll.Me has agreed to destroy data about some consumers' online purchases in order to settle allegations that it duped people about privacy, the Federal Trade Commission ...

Privacy Appeals court concerned consumers will be overlooked in Google’s $5.5 million settlement over alleged privacy violations

The cookies allegedly worked even though some users configured their privacy settings to stop the tracking ... the Center for Democracy & Technology and Stanford University’s Center for...