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 [...]

27 11, 2019

Brexit ad blitz data firm paid by Vote Leave broke privacy laws, watchdogs find – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-11-27T17:56:29+00:00 November 27th, 2019|Advertising Tech, Aggregate IQ, AggregateIQ, AIQ, Aleksandr Kogan, Artificial Intelligence, BeLeave, Brexit, Cambridge Analytica, Canada, data protection, Europe, Facebook, General Election, political campaigning, Privacy, Social, TC, Uncategorized, United Kingdom, United States, Vote Leave|

A joint investigation by watchdogs in Canada and British Columbia has found that Cambridge Analytica-linked data firm, Aggregate IQ, broke privacy laws in Facebook [...]

3 11, 2019

Twitter’s political ads ban is a distraction from the real problem with platforms – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-11-03T17:38:54+00:00 November 3rd, 2019|Advertising Tech, Alex Jones, Artificial Intelligence, behavioral advertising, donald trump, Facebook, fake news, Free Speech, Freedom of Expression, jack dorsey, machine learning, Mark Zuckerberg, online disinformation, Political Advertising, political disinformation, Privacy, Social, social media, TC, Twitter, Uncategorized, United States|

Sometimes it feels as if Internet platforms are turning everything upside down, from politics to publishing, culture to commerce, and of course swapping [...]

15 10, 2019

Google updates its Titan security keys with USB-C – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-10-15T05:14:29+00:00 October 15th, 2019|cybercrime, Google, Hardware, phishing, Privacy, Security, security token, Software, titan, Uncategorized, usb, Web browsers, Yubico, Yubikey|

Google has revealed its latest Titan security key — and it’s now compatible with USB-C devices. The latest Titan key arrives just weeks [...]

27 09, 2019

Europe shows the way in online privacy – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-09-27T05:01:25+00:00 September 27th, 2019|Advertising Tech, Adyen, Amazon, APPLE, ASML, AT&T, Column, Creative-Commons, eCommerce, eqt ventures, Europe, european commission, european union, Facebook, Federal Trade Commission, GDPR, Google, Government, gp bullhound, Media, Microsoft, online advertising, Policy, Privacy, SaaS, sap, Social, spotify, Startups, U.S. government, Uber, Uncategorized, venture capital|

U.S. antitrust actions and privacy regulation create opportunities for privacy-first innovation Alastair Mitchell 18 hours Alastair Mitchell Contributor Alastair Mitchell is a partner [...]

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 [...]

23 08, 2019

Facebook really doesn’t want you to read these emails – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-23T16:33:36+00:00 August 23rd, 2019|Aleksandr Kogan, Apps, Cambridge Analytica, cambridge university, Facebook, GSR, Lawsuit, Mark Zuckerberg, Privacy, Social, social media, Ted Cruz, The Guardian, Uncategorized|

Oh hey, y’all, it’s Friday! It’s August! Which means it’s a great day for Facebook to drop a little news it would prefer [...]

17 08, 2019

Amazon customers say they received emails for other people’s orders – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-17T16:29:25+00:00 August 17th, 2019|Amazon, computing, eCommerce, email, Privacy, Publishing, Security, Uncategorized, world wide web|

Users have said they are receiving emails from Amazon containing invoices and order updates on other customers, TechCrunch has learned. Jake Williams, founder [...]

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 [...]

5 08, 2019

UK watchdog eyeing PM Boris Johnson’s Facebook ads data grab – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-05T16:16:10+00:00 August 5th, 2019|Acxiom, Advertising Tech, app developer, Boris Johnson, Cambridge Analytica, Conservative Party, data management, Data Mining, data processing, donald trump, electoral law, Elizabeth Denham, Europe, Experian, Facebook, General Election, information commissioner's office, microtargeting, National Health Service, online disinformation, Privacy, Social, social media, social media platforms, targeted advertising, TC, terms of service, Theresa May, Uncategorized, United Kingdom, United States|

The online campaigning activities of the UK’s new prime minister, Boris Johnson, have already caught the eye of the country’s data protection watchdog. [...]