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Privacy DOJ issues latest warning to big tech: Data and privacy could be competition concerns

“Although privacy fits primarily within the realm of consumer protection law, it would be a grave mistake to believe that privacy concerns can never play a role in antitrust analysis,” Delrahim...

Privacy Warning Signs: How Big Law's Greatest Failures Unfolded

These firms may have had a strategic vision behind their niche focus. But in the end, lacking diversification made them “more vulnerable to external forces,” Dan DiPietro, chairman of the law firm ...

Privacy Google Chief Issues New Privacy Warning About Smart Speakers

The privacy backlash against AI-powered digital assistants has just taken an interesting twist, with a senior exec from one of the core proponents of the technology admitting that he has his own ...

Privacy Apple Clarifies Tencent's Role in Fraudulent Website Warnings, Says No URL Data is Shared and Checks are Limited to Mainland China

Users in the United States, the UK, and other countries do not have their website browsing checked against Tencent's safe list. Apple protects user privacy and safeguards your data with Safari ...

Privacy Law Society issues warning on offensive comments about female trainees

“The Law Society is appalled to learn that inappropriate comments may have been posted on a private messaging group by a small group of students,” it said in a statement. “The Law Society has taken...

Privacy Ginseng Warning: Don’t dig on private property

Under Indiana law, it’s illegal to dig on state or private property. Indiana’s ginseng harvesting season runs September 1st through December 31st. Parents have demanded change after several Eastern...

Privacy New Facebook Privacy Warning: ‘Tens Of Thousands’ Of Apps Found Abusing User Data

Facebook has been on a mission to eradicate harmful apps lurking on its platforms, and in a Friday [September 20] blogpost the social media giant reported that it has now “addressed millions of...

Privacy Police Issue Warning About SUV Privacy Screens

BREAKING NEWS: The whistleblower complaint about President Trump centers on Ukraine, according to people familiar with the matter. Click for more... FREMONT, CA — If you have a privacy screen to...

Privacy Google Warning As ‘Harmless’ Apps Installed By Millions Secretly Access User Data: Report

These dangers vary, of course, and while many harmful apps will focus on click and subscription fraud, there are others that will go as far as to take over a device, stealing credentials and...

Privacy Privacy concerns: Warnings tax debt reports could be 'embarrassing'

A Senate committee has raised concerns about privacy in its review of a plan to empower the Australian Taxation Office to tell credit reporting bureaus about company tax debts. The worries come as...

Privacy Facebook sends legal warning to developer who made an Instagram location-tracking app to demonstrate data issues

A buzzy startup was caught saving millions of users' data, and now Instagram is cracking down on other developers.

Privacy Facebook: UK privacy chief joins warning about cryptocurrency

The UK's data privacy chief has joined the chorus of warnings over Facebook's proposed digital currency, Libra. Elizabeth Denham, who runs the Information Commissioner's Office, has signed a...

Privacy Meghan Markle given privacy warning - ‘She can’t have her cake and eat it!’

The former actress has since struggled with the public and the media, both because she has been subjected to vile attacks from online trolls and because of her and Harry’s privacy demands. But the ...

Privacy Facebook's $5B FTC fine a warning to all companies collecting user data

He added the settlement is “an important part of” an “increased national focus” on consumer data protection. Companies should take note of privacy issues Company leaders, including general counsel,...

Privacy EU web retailers ordered to issue privacy warning about Facebook ‘like’ button

The European Court of Justice has ruled that online retailers must seek users’ consent to transfer their personal data to social media giant Facebook when they click the ‘like’ icon on their web...

Privacy Facebook stepped up warnings that its hockey-stick growth is poised to slow down as regulation and privacy laws kick in

He pointed out three areas of privacy that will impact Facebook's revenue ... marketers are required to collect a consumer's permission before they can use their data for marketing and ad...

Privacy Windows 10 Privacy Warning As Edge Browser Data Issue Is Confirmed

Windows 10 defaults to the Microsoft Edge web browser as you would expect. What you probably wouldn't expect, however, is to discover that it sends a whole bunch of information about your browsing ...

Privacy Data Leak Warning Issued To Millions Of Google Chrome And Firefox Users

The report says around 50 businesses were also affected. Corporate data made accessible by DataSpii was extremely worrying. It included: real-time activity of employees, private LAN network...

Privacy Warning changing divorce laws puts family support system at risk

Hale, a longstanding advocate of divorce law reform, said the UK government’s Divorce ... While details of the settlement are private, it has been reported that Torv received £1.35 billion. Murdoch...

Privacy Europe's huge privacy fines against Marriott and British Airways are a warning for Google and Facebook

The EU imposed record fines this week to British Airways and Marriott, marking far and away the biggest fines imposed under General Data Protection Regulation, which was enacted just over one year...