1 05, 2021

What3Words sends legal threat to a security researcher for sharing an open-source alternative – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2021-05-01T14:29:20+00:00 May 1st, 2021|computing, Google, Javascript, law, operating systems, Privacy, Security, Software, Three Words, Twitter, Uncategorized, United Kingdom, what3words|

A U.K. company behind digital addressing system What3Words has sent a legal threat to a security researcher for offering to share an open-source [...]

30 11, 2019

European parliament’s NationBuilder contract under investigation by data regulator – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-11-30T17:59:24+00:00 November 30th, 2019|Europe, european parliament, european union, Facebook, France, General Data Protection Regulation, General Election, Government, law, nationbuilder, personal data, Policy, Privacy, privacy policy, Social, social media, Uncategorized, United Kingdom|

Europe’s lead data regulator has issued its first ever sanction of an EU institution — taking enforcement action against the European parliament over [...]

13 09, 2019

America’s largest companies push for federal online privacy laws to circumvent state regulatory efforts – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-09-13T16:50:24+00:00 September 13th, 2019|Amazon, APPLE, california, Congress, Dell, digital rights, financial services, Ford, human rights, IBM, identity management, law, online privacy, Privacy, qualcomm, TC, technology, terms of service, Uncategorized, United States, Walmart|

As California moves ahead with what would be the most restrictive online privacy laws in the nation, the chief executives of some of [...]

11 08, 2019

Most EU cookie ‘consent’ notices are meaningless or manipulative, study finds – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-11T16:23:17+00:00 August 11th, 2019|Advertising Tech, america, Android, cookies, data processing, data protection, data security, ePrivacy Regulation, Europe, european union, Facebook, France, GDPR, General Data Protection Regulation, Germany, Google, information commissioner's office, Instagram, law, online advertising, Privacy, spamming, TC, Uncategorized, United States, University of Michigan|

New research into how European consumers interact with the cookie consent mechanisms which have proliferated since a major update to the bloc’s online [...]

20 03, 2019

Law enforcement needs to protect citizens and their data – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-03-20T14:27:58+00:00 March 20th, 2019|Android, Australia, Column, computer security, crypto wars, cryptography, encryption, european union, Facebook, Federal Bureau of Investigation, General Data Protection Regulation, human rights, law, law enforcement, national security, Privacy, Security, Uncategorized, United Kingdom|

Robert Anderson Contributor Robert Anderson served for 21 years in the FBI, retiring as executive assistant director of the Criminal, Cyber, Response and [...]

30 07, 2018

Google’s lead lawyer moves into a global policy role – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-07-30T23:12:22+00:00 July 30th, 2018|Google, Hiring, Kent Walker, law, Policy, TC, Uncategorized|

Google is promoting its top lawyer, Kent Walker, into a global policy position, CNBC reports. Walker, Google SVP and general counsel, has already [...]

8 07, 2018

AI spots legal problems with tech T&Cs in GDPR research project – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-07-08T10:54:57+00:00 July 8th, 2018|Airbnb, Amazon, APPLE, Artificial Intelligence, data protection, data security, epic games, Europe, european union, Facebook, GDPR, General Data Protection Regulation, Google, Instagram, law, Machine Learning Technology, Microsoft, Netflix, personally identifiable information, Privacy, Skyscanner, Steam, TC, tcs, terms of service, Uber, Uncategorized, WHATSAPP|

Technology is the proverbial double-edged sword. And an experimental European research project is ensuring this axiom cuts very close to the industry’s bone [...]

1 05, 2018

Google accused of using GDPR to impose unfair terms on publishers – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-05-01T21:59:20+00:00 May 1st, 2018|ad network, Advertising Tech, data controller, data protection, data security, Europe, european publishers council, european union, GDPR, General Data Protection Regulation, Google, law, Media, Policy, Sundar Pichai, Uncategorized|

A group of European and international publishers have accused Google of using an incoming update to the European Union’s data protection framework to [...]

28 10, 2017

In Europe, Facebook’s data law buffer looks to be on borrowed time – Evotik

By | 2017-10-28T15:04:59+00:00 October 28th, 2017|consent, cookies, data controller, data protection law, Europe, european union, Facebook, GDPR, law, Privacy, Social, TC, Uncategorized, web tracking|

Facebook’s European business may not, for too much longer, be able to rely on its preferred privacy buffer of arguing that data protection [...]

26 10, 2017

Crunch Report | Amazon’s New Cloud Cam and Key – Evotik

By | 2017-10-26T16:51:30+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Amazon, camera+, cloud, crossing, crunch, crunch report, daily, discontinued, Disrupt, hamze, Hands On, hawaii, key, Kinect, law, Microsoft, mobile scree, News, recap, report, review, Silicon Valley, street, TC, Tech, TechCrunch, technology, tito, tito hamze, Uncategorized|

Amazon’s new Cloud Cam and Key, the Microsoft Kinect isn’t being manufactured anymore and Honolulu is the first city to start fining people [...]