The CEOs of Google and Apple were urged to prohibit apps on the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store from using data-mining practices that could facilitate the targeting of individuals.
Swiggy’s escalation team and the CEO’s office reportedly contacted the woman to assure her that they would take all necessary steps to stop such incidents in the future.
The British Virgin Island-based ExpressVPN has removed its servers from India, saying it will continue to fight to keep users connected to the open and free internet with privacy and security.
Cambridge Analytica gathered details on as many as 87 million Facebook users without their permission. Their data is alleged to have been used to manipulate the 2016 presidential election.
This unparalleled privacy crisis that we are seeing today is well beyond the tipping point.
This comes at a time when privacy concerns are increasing across the world. Google said developers are required to complete this data safety section for their apps by July 20.
Tanay falls for the nameless guest the moment he lays eyes on him, but the latter, some kind of artist apparently, brushes off the advances initially.
The urgently needed arrangements came as US tech giants faced a barrage of lawsuits from EU activists who are concerned about the ability of US security services to access the personal data of Europea
As part of the proposed settlement, which must still be approved by a judge, Meta has agreed to delete all the data it “wrongfully collected” during the period of 2010 and 2011.
Fernandez has previously appeared before the Enforcement Directorate in connection with a money-laundering investigation involving Chandrashekhar and others.
Visitors to Facebook, Google's French homepage and YouTube were being nudged to say yes, which meant they weren't freely giving their consent, a violation of French data protection rules.
A PIL was filed in the Telangana HC challenging the deployment of facial recognition tech without any valid law on various grounds including violation of right to privacy, rule of law and equality.
Stating that data is the 'new oil', he said that nations have the right to build and protect strategic digital infrastructure.
International targeted surveillance with a political agenda, to fulfil the interests of the market forces or of those who run the electoral autocracies, poses a civilisational threat.
Meta Platforms Inc. said in a blog post that the decision was “not easy and we know this change may negatively impact some businesses and organizations."