Search for: European

Privacy Companies using Facebook 'Like' button liable for data: European Union's top court

Website plugins are a common feature of online retail as companies seek to promote their products on popular social networks, but critics fear the data transfer may breach privacy laws. The ruling ...

Privacy Facebook and Google unscathed by European privacy rules

The European Commission is largely happy with the first year of its sweeping digital privacy rules. Evidence mounts, however, that the General Data Protection Directive, or GDPR, as applied today ...

Privacy Facebook transfer of data from EU to US shores argued in European high court

The Luxembourg-based court, which is the highest in the bloc, is hearing arguments on Tuesday concerning Facebook's data practices and whether or not they are placing EU citizens at risk of ...

Privacy British Airways Faces $230 Million Fine Over Data Breach as European Privacy Rules Start to Bite

A U.K. privacy watchdog has proposed a potentially record $230 million fine against British Airways, alleging the carrier failed to protect passenger data after a hack last year. The move, which ...

Privacy European Privacy Laws May Be Hampering Those Catching Terrorists

When U.S., European and Canadian law enforcement officials claimed success last year in largely obliterating militant group Islamic State’s online propaganda network following a two-year operation,...

Privacy European stocks set to open mixed as investors await US jobs data

The FTSE 100 is expected to tick fractionally higher to 7,605, the DAX is seen around 5 points up at 12,635 and the CAC 40 is set to drop around 5 points to 5,616, according to IG data....

Privacy European regulator probing Facebook calls for global data laws

(Bloomberg) --The European body probing Facebook Inc. has said global tech regulators need to get behind region’s rules about data privacy if they hope to keep tabs on companies such as Facebook...

Privacy UPDATE 1-Google faces privacy complaints in European countries

BRUSSELS, June 4 (Reuters) - Google's privacy woes are set to increase after campaigners on Tuesday filed complaints to data protection regulators in France, Germany and seven other EU countries...

Privacy Google faces privacy complaints in European countries

Germany and seven other EU countries over the way it deals with data in online advertising. The criticism mirrored a complaint filed by privacy-focused web browser Brave in Ireland and Britain ...

Privacy A European doctor prescribes abortion pills to U.S. women over the internet — but the FDA is watching

By then, in late 2018, her husband had been out of work for three months. Necolie, who lives on the Florida Coast and asked that her full name not be used to protect her privacy, was borrowing gas ...

Privacy Data Privacy Evangelist Love Hudson of Mar Dat to Speak at European Data Protection Summit London

Hudson lends her formidable knowledge and expertise to all-star panel on compliant marketing within EU's General Data Protection Regulation LONDON, May 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In the months since ...

Privacy European court to hear landmark Facebook privacy case

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) will hear a landmark privacy case regarding the transfer of E.U ... credit card transactions and storage of internet browsing histories. The Irish High Court,...

Privacy Tech-savvy Estonians vote online in European elections

Continue Reading Below Internet voting — or i-voting —has been available ... All rights reserved. FAQ - Updated Privacy Policy ...

Privacy Monsanto May Have Kept Private Data on European Journalists, Lawmakers to Influence Pesticide Views

Bayer said on Monday its Monsanto unit, which is being investigated by French prosecutors for compiling files of influential people such as journalists in France, likely did the same across Europe,...

Privacy Google to set up a European tech hub to deal with data privacy

"It's no accident that we're building our privacy hub in the heart of Europe, and in a country that in many ways reflects how Europeans think about online safety, privacy and security," Pichai...

Privacy Data Spotlight: U.K. tops list of European dealmakers in March, thanks to satellite company OneWeb

To enable us to keep providing these services free of charge, we reserve the right to contact you with special invitations to sample or purchase private equity-related ... we may transfer your data...

Privacy European Parliament passes online platform rules placing new limits on Amazon and Google

As the first-ever regulation in the world that addresses the challenges of business relations within the online platform economy ... antitrust concerns, and privacy and data.

Privacy EU official: New US privacy law won't copy European regime

WASHINGTON — One of the European officials in charge of a tough data privacy law says legislation now poised to emerge in the U.S. won't be a copy of the EU's regime and will reflect American...

Privacy European Entrepreneur Alexandru Florea Launches Online.IO as a Secret Weapon in the War for Privacy and Free Speech Online

13 years ago, a college dropout with crazy ideas, no money to his name, and lofty goals, a Romanian student named Alexandru Iulian Florea, was weeks away from getting kicked out of his mother’s...

Privacy European data regulator investigates Microsoft's EU deals

Data privacy has become a hot topic in the past couple of years, with the media frequently reporting large companies being breached, hiding being breached, while hackers sell the data on the black ...