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2014-03-26 08:35:38

Group Asks Commission to Modify 'Flawed' Plan SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A proposed settlement in Europe's antitrust investigation of Google that establishes a monitor for five years to ensure that the Internet giant keeps its promises under the deal, does not actually obligate Google to do anything in response to a request from the "Monitoring Trustee," Consumer Watchdog said today and called for the "deeply flawed" proposed settlement to be...

French Watchdog Group Files Suit Against Facebook, Twitter And Google
2014-03-26 06:54:48

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online French consumer protection group UFC-Que Choisir said on Tuesday that it has filed a lawsuit against Twitter, Facebook and Google, accusing the tech giants of breaching Internet users' privacy. The group, which advises consumers about services, products and their rights, said it filed the suit in the Paris high court for what it called the "abusive" and "illegal" clauses in the user agreements for the three companies’ social...

2014-03-25 23:01:31

For most smart phone manufacturers, the trend in recent years has been trying to figure out how to keep users as connected as possible all the time. (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 The following is a new post issued by Gadgets N Autos on behalf of First Class Posting. The following are excerpts: "For most smart phone manufacturers, the trend in recent years has been trying to figure out how to keep users as connected as possible all the time. Now, with so many stories in the news about...

2014-03-25 08:27:19

In Field Tests, 9 out of 10 People Provide Advertisers With Their Interests To Customize Ads SAN FRANCISCO, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, TRUSTe, the leading global data privacy management company, introduced TRUSTed Interests, the first privacy-friendly interests management solution putting consumers in direct control of their digital experience. TRUSTed Interests is an extension to the TRUSTe Data Privacy Management Platform which enables consumers to share and manage...

2014-03-24 12:25:12

Zero Personally Identifiable Information and its founder, Edison Nica, offer users a new, low-risk way to engage with mobile advertisements CARY, N.C., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The innovative mobile advertising platform design firm Zero Personally Identifiable Information (0PII) and its founder, Edison Nica, today announced that the company is seeking $500,000 in start-up funds through an 8-week campaign on Indiegogo, one of the premier crowd-sourcing sites on the Internet. These funds...

2014-03-21 23:01:49

The Center for Intellectual Property, Information & Privacy Law will focus on how the legal world grapples with questions concerning privacy and security, as information technology and intellectual property (IP) issues intersect. (PRWEB) March 21, 2014 How secure is information that might once have been considered private? And depending on the technology used, who owns that data? As these legal questions and issues arise, The John Marshall Law School debuts its new center aimed to...

Microsoft Says Leaked Trade Secrets Gave It The Right To Read Emails
2014-03-21 13:36:12

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Friday Microsoft defended its right to break into customers’ accounts to read emails if it suspected it had been the victim of a crime. This came after the tech giant admitted in federal court documents that it had forced its way into a blogger’s Hotmail account to track down and stop a leak of software. In this particular case the blogger had been provided sensitive data about the Windows 8 operating system by a former Microsoft...

2014-03-20 23:01:24

Google's purchase of Nest, which makes “smart” household devices, has sparked a new panic about data collection. Technologist at EverSpark Interactive, Jason Hennessey says to breathe easy. (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 Google spent an easy $3.2 billion last week to acquire Nest, a startup that makes two things: smart, wi-fi enabled smoke detectors and smart, wi-fi enabled thermostats. The purchase has fueled the latest outcry in the privacy debate, but marketing expert Jason Hennessey...

2014-03-19 23:04:38

New tools, methodologies, and frameworks empower the privacy office to comply with confidence. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 Nymity, a global data privacy compliance research company, is delighted to announce an entire suite of tools and resources designed specifically for the privacy office. Nymity’s new tools, frameworks, and methodologies are designed to support the privacy office in organizations of any size, industry, sector, or jurisdiction. Nymity is excited to release...

2014-03-18 23:00:51

There are those who greet every new development in customer data tracking with fear and animosity. (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 The following is a new post issued by StepenMag on behalf of First Class Posting. The following are excerpts: “There are those who greet every new development in customer data tracking with fear and animosity. They might not exactly be luddites, perhaps they love their smartphone and their Xbox 360, but they simply don’t like the idea of marketers knowing quite so...


Latest Internet privacy Reference Libraries

secure_email
2012-07-01 22:51:38

Email encryption refers to encryption and authentication of email messages, which is typically done to protect content from being read by unintended recipients. Email technology is readily available but has yet to achieve widespread usage, most likely due to social factors, such as people seeing the use of encryption as paranoid, and as marking a message urgent whether it is or not. A recent survey (from January 2012) found that only 35 percent of companies have implemented email...

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