data privacy

China orders ride-hailing firms to correct unfair tactics

Sector leader Didi has nearly 90% of the market in China, but China’s internet watchdog is investigating alleged data privacy violations.

published on : 2nd September 2021

New social media rules threaten privacy, free speech

The regulation requires the companies to set up a complex, three-tier grievance redressal framework.

published on : 1st June 2021

Playboy quits Facebook over data privacy scandal

The adult entertainment group said it had long faced difficulties in dealing with Facebook due to "strict content and policy guidelines".

published on : 28th March 2018

UK MPs demand Mark Zuckerberg testify on data row after he offers deputy

British MPs renewed a demand on Tuesday to interview Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg over a data privacy row that has rocked the social media giant.

published on : 27th March 2018

Your Aadhaar is now just a Google search away, says French ethical hacker

Aadhaar data provided to approved third party affiliates can be found with a simple Google search using the Aadhaar catchphrase ‘Mera Aadhaar Meri Pehchan’.

published on : 17th March 2018

Head of BJP IT cell calls for law to regulate data privacy

Maybe there has to be a law to be thought about in the future, Arvind Gupta says.

published on : 20th February 2017
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