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Privacy Online dating in Japan is growing rapidly amid a global boom

Figures from App Annie showed consumers' expenditure on the top 10 dating applications in Japan surging 125% in the first half of 2019.

Privacy Facebook’s European dating service held up over data protection, privacy concerns

After Facebook was stopped from launching a dating service in Europe on Feb. 13, infosec experts are left wondering if the social media network had learned anything from the Cambridge Analytica ...

Privacy Dating Apps Aren’t Protecting You Or Your Data

Have you used psychedelic drugs? Would you ever consider an open marriage? Would you risk your life to protest against an unjust government? Would you like your answers to these questions, which...

Privacy How To Use Dating Apps Without Putting Your Privacy At Risk

But these services have also required untold numbers of people to potentially give up valuable personal information, which companies can monetize and sell to third parties, effectively limiting...

Privacy Facebook Dating launch blocked in Europe after it fails to show privacy workings

Facebook has been left red-faced after being forced to call off the launch date of its dating service in Europe because it failed to give its lead EU data regulator enough advanced warning —...

Privacy Facebook delays launch of dating feature in Europe amid privacy concerns

Facebook users in Europe hoping to try out the social network's new dating feature ahead of Valentine's Day will have to wait. On Wednesday, the Irish Data Protection Commission said that Facebook ...

Privacy Facebook delays the launch of its dating app in Europe over privacy concerns

What documentation was recovered, and whether the agency found evidence suggesting privacy concerns, is still unknown, but the move ultimately forced the company to postpone its launch. “It’s...

Privacy Facebook's dating app rollout in Europe is delayed after regulators raise questions about data privacy

Facebook recently launched its in-app dating feature in the United States, and was scheduled to launch it in Europe the day before Valentine's Day.

Privacy 2. Users of online dating platforms experience both positive – and negative – aspects of courtship on the web

Fewer users believe that people being harassed or bullied (25%) or data privacy violations (18%) are very common occurrences on online dating sites or apps. Views about the pervasiveness of certain...

Privacy The Virtues and Downsides of Online Dating

By contrast, online daters are less likely to think harassment or bullying, and privacy violations, such as data breaches or identify theft, are very common occurrences on these platforms. Some...

Privacy Consumer group claims dating apps leak personal data

LONDON (AP) — Dating apps including Grindr, OkCupid and Tinder leak personal information to advertising tech companies in possible violation of European data privacy laws, a Norwegian consumer ...

Privacy Inside the future of online dating: AI swiping and concierge bots

"It's a security and privacy, a consensual tech problem," she said. "Did users agree to be in that?" The problems associated with using people's data this way can, according to Sinders, range from ...

Privacy Lawmakers seek answers from dating apps regarding privacy concerns, sex offenders

A host of popular dating services and apps are under investigation from a House subcommittee for allegedly letting minors and sex offenders use them.

Privacy Don’t let dating apps give your information to hackers and advertisers. Experts share tips on online privacy

Whether it’s hackers or predators, a cybercriminal can use that information to send you a phishing email,” says Jo O’Reilly, a data privacy expert at ProPrivacy ... display marketing materials...

Privacy Dating apps: How to protect your personal data from hackers, advertisers

Not to mention, data breaches abound. Grindr, OkCupid and Tinder, for example, were at the center of controversy last week when researchers accused the companies of disclosing highly personal ...

Privacy Commentary: Online dating has enough problems without adding fake AI-generated people

And that’s better for customer privacy than the genuine — but very creepy — strategy of borrowing ... Advertising Nevertheless, today’s online dating markets face a broader problem of...

Privacy Dating Giants 'Out Of Control' In New Privacy Scandal: Norway

Norway accused numerous dating behemoths of illegally selling sensitive user data, prompting a new online privacy scandal. A Wednesday research paper titled "Out of Control" presents a...

Privacy Dating apps share intimate data about users, says consumer group

Popular dating apps like Grindr and OkCupid share personal data about users, including their location and sexuality, with about 100 other businesses, a Norwegian consumer group said on Tuesday, as...

Privacy Dating apps like Tinder leak personal data, one data privacy group says

The Norwegian Consumer Council said it found “serious privacy infringements” in its analysis of how shadowy online ad companies track and profile smartphone users. »MORE: This is how online dating...

Privacy Dating apps leak personal data, Norwegian group says

LONDON -- Dating apps including Grindr, OkCupid and Tinder leak personal information to advertising tech companies in possible violation of European data privacy laws, a Norwegian consumer group...