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Privacy Digital Platforms Inquiry: privacy experts reject Facebook’s ‘cheeky,’ ‘gaslighting’ response to ACCC

Consumer advocates and privacy experts slammed Facebook’s “cheeky” rejection of Australia’s landmark inquiry into digital platforms, saying the company was protecting profits over users and “almost...

Privacy ACCC digital platforms recommendations “unfounded”, says Facebook

The ACCC’s digital platforms recommendations ... says it disagrees with the ACCC’s conclusion that the company is a threat to competition, privacy and consumer rights in Australia. “The final...

Privacy Greed, privacy and liability: Reevaluating internet platforms | Opinion

Dean Balaes earned a master of theology and ethics degree at Vanderbilt University, the Divinity School, and he earned a doctor of jurisprudence at Vanderbilt University, the Law School. When ...

Privacy Launch of AccuWeatherIQ™ brings weather targeting to industry leading data platforms, enables brands and advertisers

AccuWeather teamed with this select group of trusted data partners, who are leaders in the market and share AccuWeather's commitment to consumer privacy and transparency. "We have been dedicated ...

Privacy Facebook Lays Out Challenges of Letting Users Take Their Data to Other Platforms

Facebook Inc. has promised regulators that it will protect users’ privacy and give them the right to take their data where they choose. Now the company is trying to figure out how it can do both....

Privacy The Three Ps of Gen X Tech Use: Plugged In, (Social) Platforms and Privacy

Adopting new technology is the norm among Generation X, and unlike digital natives, this adoption hasn’t crowded out old media. But before marketers can tap into Xers’ widespread accessibility,...

Privacy Report: FBI wants to trawl for user data on social media platforms

Already under fire for how they handle user data, social media companies like Facebook and Twitter appear to be headed for another clash with the government — this time over matters of security, ...

Privacy Australian privacy law amendments to cover data collection and use by digital platforms

While the Cambridge Analytica scandal brought to the public eye the very real act of Facebook monetising and sharing user's data with third parties, the Australian Competition and Consumer...

Privacy If social media platforms are pledging to not sell your personal data, why are they still collecting it? We are not.

However, according to their privacy policies they are still collecting intrusive data such as, unique device identifiers. This often includes the serial number of your phone and computer which can ...

Privacy Norton LifeLock enters e-commerce platforms to help protect consumer privacy

both online and offline, to its go-to-market strategy in India to help more customers keep their privacy, data, and identifies safe from threats. Norton LifeLock’s Consumer Cyber Safety platform ...

Privacy Online predators and social media platforms on Morrison's agenda

Such assistance from technology companies will include ensuring online apps, games, and services marketed to children default to the most restrictive privacy and safety settings at initial use or ...

Privacy A New Bill Could Make It Illegal For Online Platforms To Exploit Users With ‘Dark Patterns’

There’s a dark pattern named after Mr. Mark Zuckerberg himself called “privacy Zuckering” and refers to practices that deceive people into sharing more information about themselves than they intend...

Privacy Australia To Criminalize Failure To Remove Violent Content From Internet Platforms

Australia’s parliament has passed new laws to criminalize Internet platforms for failing to remove violent ... “They need to violate users privacy to police this,” he wrote on Twitter. The laws...

Privacy Australia Criminalizes Failure To Remove Violent Content From Internet Platforms

Australia's parliament has passed new laws to criminalize Internet platforms for failing to remove violent ... "They need to violate users privacy to police this," he wrote on Twitter. The laws...

Privacy EU Holds Online Platforms Liable for Users' Copyright Infringement in What Some See as a Threat to Internet Freedom

The European Union will make online platforms liable for copyright ... “Despite the warnings and concerns of academics, privacy bodies, U.N. representatives and hundreds of thousands of ...

Privacy 6 Pure-Play Online-to-Offline Attribution Platforms

It’s our editorial focus for the month of March, including topics like location-based ad targeting, attribution, and privacy. See the rest of the ... that the vendor is an expert in the market. As ...

Privacy 5 Self-Serve Online-to-Offline Attribution Platforms

It’s our editorial focus for the month of March, including topics like location-based ad targeting, attribution, and privacy. See the rest of the ... should be included in future articles. How do ...

Privacy Tech platforms face stiffer fines for privacy breaches under Aussie plan

Next week's federal budget will also provide the regulator with a A$25 million funding boost over three years to investigate breaches and oversee online privacy rules. BLOOMBERG

Privacy Senate Judiciary Investigates Potential Impact Of California Privacy Rules As Platforms Gain in EU

The Committee called eight witnesses in two panels to provide different perspectives on online privacy. Senator Blackburn noted that the second panel of three female technology experts in...

Privacy Online platforms need a super regulator and public interest tests for mergers, says UK parliament report

“Principles should guide the development of online services at every stage ... a reversal of the ‘opt-out if you want any privacy’ approach to settings that’s generally favored by ...