Tech companies training voice assistants to understand speech differences

(Feb 25, 2021) Technology companies are working to train voice assistants to understand users with atypical speech patterns, The Wall Street Journal reports. An Amazon Alex... Read More

AI tech on the rise, getting more personalized

(Feb 23, 2021) The deployment of artificial intelligence technologies continues to grow and is expected to become more personalized over time, The New York Times reports. M... Read More

Web Conference: Less Pain, More Gain: How AI Can Cut Data Breach Response Time and Complexity

(Feb 18, 2021) Original broadcast date: February 18, 2021 Join us for this privacy education web conference in which we will discuss how using arti... Read More

Next-gen privacy: Examining the EU’s ePrivacy Regulation

(Feb 17, 2021) The European Union continues to be at the forefront of regulating privacy and data protection. While some of the world’s largest economies work to apply deca... Read More

Examining the EU’s proposed ePrivacy Regulation

(Feb 17, 2021) The proposed ePrivacy Regulation may soon replace the ePrivacy Directive, which is nearing its 20th year in existence after having entered into force in 2002... Read More

Top-5 most read privacy stories for the week of Feb. 8, 2021

(Feb 12, 2021) IAPP Editorial Director Jedidiah Bracy, CIPP, has the Read More

Notes from the IAPP Canada Managing Director, Feb. 12, 2021

(Feb 12, 2021) I swear I’m not a cat! Didn’t we all need that awesome laugh this past week?  I must say, Zoom has done a good job of protecting user identities. Eve... Read More

EU Council ambassadors agree to negotiating position on ePrivacy Regulation

(Feb 10, 2021) After years of legislative limbo, the draft ePrivacy Regulation is alive and kicking after ambassadors from the Council of the European Union agreed on a neg... Read More

EU Council ambassadors agree to ePrivacy Regulation negotiating position

(Feb 10, 2021) Ambassadors from the Council of the European Union agreed on a negotiating mandate for the draft ePrivacy Regulation. The move, led by the Portuguese Preside... Read More

The new 'Internet of Bodies': A tale of 3 devices

(Feb 10, 2021) You’re no doubt acquainted with the Internet of Things and the novel privacy issues it raises. But have you heard of the “Internet of Bodies”? The te... Read More