Overview of data protection protocols for hackathons published

(Feb 2, 2023) Salinger Privacy published an overview of the protocols companies should follow when considering participation in a data "hackathon” to solve privacy issues.... Read More

European Commission publishes guidelines for Digital Services Act user reporting

(Feb 2, 2023) The European Commission released guidance to assist companies in complying with the Digital Services Act's user reporting requirements. The reporting will he... Read More

US senator calls on Apple, Google to remove TikTok from app stores

(Feb 2, 2023) U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colo., called on Apple and Google to “immediately” remove TikTok from their application stores in letters sent to Apple CEO Tim C... Read More

Deidentification provider furthers partnership with Mayo Clinic Platform

(Feb 2, 2023) Automated, real-time data deidentification provider TripleBlind expanded its partnership with the Mayo Clinic Platform. As part of the agreement, TripleBlind... Read More

Google Fi third-party service provider suffers data breach

(Feb 2, 2023) Google Fi, a mobile virtual network operator, reported a third-party system was breached that stored “a limited amount” of customer data, InfoSecurity Magazi... Read More

Practical considerations from EU enforcement: Legal bases and transparency

(Feb 1, 2023) Recent EU enforcement actions yielded important information and considerations for privacy professionals. After parsing through 800 pages of regulator decisi... Read More

New advertising tracking solution helps companies collect first-party data

(Feb 1, 2023) A patented solution by new advertising technology company FullThrottle intends to collect 10 times more data than browsing cookies, Gizmodo reports. Chief Pr... Read More

European Commission study indicates 'a strong case' for digital advertising reform

(Jan 31, 2023) A study released by the European Commission on the impact of developments in digital advertising highlights "a strong case to reform digital advertising" as ... Read More

Google's Fledge gains popularity among advertisers

(Jan 31, 2023) Fledge, a Google cookie replacement retargeting solution is gaining supporters after being introduced for testing in the advertising technology industry, Adw... Read More

Op-ed: Piecemeal approach to regulating Big Tech surveillance threatens democracy

(Jan 31, 2023) The “Balkanisation” of efforts to curb the societal abuses of Big Tech’s surveillance-based advertising is preventing meaningful reforms, Harvard Business Sc... Read More