ePrivacy: Over-regulation or opportunity?

By |september 7th, 2018|data privacy, data protection, e-Privacy, ePrivacy, GDPR, News, online privacy|

As debate over the draft ePrivacy Regulation resumes, it transpires that economic research from the ad tech lobby has grossly misled the European Parliament and the Council, writes Dr Johnny Ryan.

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Industry groups amp up lobby campaign to topple ePrivacy bill

By |maj 31st, 2018|Cambridge Analytica, data protection regulation, e-Privacy, ePrivacy, ePrivacy Regulation, Facebook, GDPR, Joe McNamee, Mark Zuckerberg, News|

Dozens of industry associations have made a last-ditch effort to water down the draft ePrivacy legislation before national telecoms ministers gather to discuss the file next week in Luxembourg.

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Commission demands EU leaders approve deadlocked ePrivacy bill

By |maj 15th, 2018|Cambridge Analytica, data analytics, data privacy, data protection, data protection regulation, e-Privacy, ePrivacy, ePrivacy Regulation, Facebook, GDPR, News, Věra Jourová|

The European Commission is amping up pressure on EU leaders to approve a controversial privacy bill, deadlocked in legal talks for more than a year, after the data breach scandal involving Facebook and Cambridge Analytica.

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German court rules Facebook use of personal data illegal

By |februar 13th, 2018|data protection, e-Privacy, Facebook, GDPR, News, online privacy|

A German consumer rights group said on Monday (12 February) that a court had found Facebook's use of personal data to be illegal because the US social media platform did not adequately secure the informed consent of its users.

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Lead MEP: member states’ slow pace on ePrivacy is unacceptable

By |november 14th, 2017|advertising, Birgit Sippel, data privacy, e-Privacy, ePrivacy, ePrivacy Regulation, European Parliament, Internet of Things, lobbying, Marju Lauristin, News, telecoms regulatory framework|

Different political groups need to accept the European Parliament’s agreement on the draft ePrivacy regulation, even though conservative and centre-right MEPs opposed the bill, Birgit Sippel said in an interview with EURACTIV.com.

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Lead MEP: member states’ slow pace on ePrivacy is unacceptable

By |november 14th, 2017|advertising, Birgit Sippel, data privacy, e-Privacy, ePrivacy, ePrivacy Regulation, European Parliament, Internet of Things, lobbying, Marju Lauristin, News, telecoms regulatory framework|

Different political groups need to accept the European Parliament’s agreement on the draft ePrivacy regulation, even though conservative and centre-right MEPs opposed the bill, Birgit Sippel said in an interview with EURACTIV.com.

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MEPs approve ePrivacy bill amid political fight

By |oktober 19th, 2017|data privacy, data protection, e-Privacy, ePrivacy, ePrivacy Regulation, News, telecommunciations, Telecoms regulations, telecoms regulatory framework, Whatsapp|

MEPs in the European Parliament’s Civil Liberties Committee (LIBE) approved stricter new privacy rules for telecoms services and apps like WhatsApp and Skype that divided political groups and drew backlash from the telecoms and tech industries.

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Striking the right ePrivacy balance to foster digital innovation [Sponsored]

By |oktober 9th, 2017|data innovation, data processing, digital innovation, e-Privacy, ePrivacy Regulation, mobile industry, News|

The mobile ecosystem is flourishing, providing a platform for innovation that is generating employment opportunities and spurring the creation of new services, writes Afke Schaart. Afke Schaart is vice-president Europe for GSMA. Data, and the effective use of data, offers huge opportunities for individuals and society, including better environmental management, more effective health outcomes and tailored goods […]

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Death on Facebook: Lawyers push for EU rules on digital inheritance

By |oktober 5th, 2017|data ownership, data privacy, data protection, e-Privacy, GDPR, inheritances, News, online platforms|

A group of lawyers are pressuring EU legislators to propose rules that could force internet platforms to hand over data that belongs to another person who had died or is being cared for.

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EU digital official: Cyber threats know no borders

By |september 27th, 2017|cyberattacks, Cybersecurity, data privacy, data protection, DG Connect, digital gap, e-Privacy, ENISA, internet, Juncker plan, News|

Linda Cogruedo Steneberg, Director at the the European Commission's DG Connect , revealed how the EU executive is trying to extend broadband coverage and democratise the internet, as well as protecting our privacy as hacker attacks become more commonplace. EURACTIV Spain reports.

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