Articles in: Data Privacy

New GDPR Fines

How New GDPR Fines are Reviving Privacy Initiatives

A look into new GDPR fines levied against industry giants

A $267 million fine was recently imposed on a leading social networking platform by the Irish Data Protection Commission (DPC) for violating the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This is the most […]

Biggest GDPR fines so far, Amazon record-breaking mistake

Learn from Others’ Record-Breaking GDPR Mistakes

Preventing Costly GDPR Fines

Biggest GDPR fines so far €746 million (approximately $877 million). That is the recently reported amount of the latest fine—one of the biggest GDPR fines so far—due to General Data Protection Regulation […]

The 2020 Election Just Changed Data Privacy

California’s Proposition 24 The California Privacy Rights and Enforcement Act of 2020, also known as Proposition 24, was passed by California voters on Tuesday. Summarized by the California Secretary of State, Proposition […]

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Security: Should You Bring Alexa and Google Home for the Holidays?

If you’ve been on the internet lately, you’ve likely seen Spotify’s most recent promotion. Every premium subscriber–well, almost all of them— are eligible to receive a free Google Home device. However, as […]

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Hack Attack! Hacks Can Happen Anywhere

Nothing is Safe It’s been Hack Week apparently, because there have been a number of high profile hacks and breaches revealed, covering just about every base in the tech sector. From NordVPN […]

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Data Privacy: How the Current NCAA Debate Reflects the State of Big Data

A Country Divided? With Data Privacy, Not So Much If you aren’t aware, a massive ongoing debate is being waged between student-athletes, state legislatures, and the National Collegiate Athletic Association. As part […]