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Is Sacramento The World's Capital of Internet Privacy Regulation?

Is Sacramento The World's Capital of Internet Privacy Regulation?
It’s only two hours between Sacramento, California’s state capitol, and the Silicon Valley, the world’s technology...
Read more Jan 6 2014, 11:16am CST
 

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Facebook Warned About Privacy Concerns Following WhatsApp Purchase

Source: Cellular-News

Alibaba To Kick Off IPO In U.S.
Facebook has been warned about protecting customer privacy should its planned aquisition of WhatsApp get regulatory approval. Click he ...
Full article at: Cellular-News Apr 11 2014, 3:18am CDT
 

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FTC Advises Facebook On WhatsApp Privacy Policies

Source: Broadcasting & Cable

Bundeswehr Holds Alpine Adventure Camp 2014
Jessica Rich, director of the Federal Trade Commission's Bureau of Consumer Protection, has told WhatsApp and its proposed new owner, Facebook, that under that new ownership, it expects instant messaging WhatsApp to adhere to previous promises about consumer privacy, ones that "exceed the protections currently promised to Facebook users." Rich said in particular she was talking about promises about the limited nature of its data collection ...
Full article at: Broadcasting & Cable Apr 10 2014, 2:44pm CDT
 

FTC issues stern privacy warning to Facebook and WhatsApp ahead of acquisition

Source: The Verge

As Facebook pushes forward with its acquisition of popular messaging service WhatsApp, the Federal Trade Commission today released a letter clearing the sale, but warning both companies not to forget about their obligations to consumer privacy. Jessica Rich, director of the FTC's Bureau of Consumer Protection, said that WhatsApp must hold true to all privacy-related promises the company made to users after the buyout was first announced. ...
Full article at: The Verge Apr 10 2014, 2:06pm CDT
 

2 ways Facebook could fix its top privacy risk

Source: Consumer Reports

2 ways Facebook could fix its top privacy risk Facebook has gotten some praise lately for experimenting with a new feature, known as Privacy Checkup, which reminds users who have been posting public status updates on their wall for a long time that they have been doing so. A status update whose audience is set to public is a privacy risk bec ...
Full article at: Consumer Reports Apr 10 2014, 4:59am CDT
 

FTC Commissioner Wright's calendar heavy on lobbyists, light on consumer groups

Source: PC World

Bundeswehr Holds Alpine Adventure Camp 2014
The official calendar for Joshua Wright, a commissioner with the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, shows he has had many meetings with technology company lobbyists, but none with consumer advocates, even though consumer protection is a major part of the agency’s mission. Wright, a Republican appointed as commissioner in January 2013, has had only a couple of meetings related to consumer privacy and no ...
Full article at: PC World Apr 4 2014, 2:50pm CDT
 

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AdTruth Announces Technology Partnership With Evidon

Source: UK Association of Online Publishers

AdTruth has announced a new technology partnership with Evidon to foster consumer privacy via its "Ad Control" Mobile Priv ...
Full article at: UK Association of Online Publishers Sep 15 2013, 8:38am CDT
 

Protecting Your Privacy From Corporations, The Government And You

Protecting Your Privacy From Corporations, The Government And You
Thanks in part to Edward Snowden’s revelations of NSA snooping, privacy was a dominant theme in 2013 and will continue...
Read more Dec 31 2013, 4:41pm CST
 


 

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