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Privacy Concerns Policies

  1. Is Google's Unified Privacy Policy Illegal in Europe?

    The move comes after French data protection regulatory CNIL confirmed that Google had made no attempt to meets it concerns over its renewed privacy policies, first unveiled in March 2012, despite its numerous complaints that the changes were...

  2. Congress Checks Into Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare iOS App Data Collection

    We are writing to you because we want to better understand the information collection and use policies and practices of apps for Apple's mobile devices with a social element. District Court for the Western District of Texas accusing 18 companies...

  3. Last Ditch Efforts to Halt New Google Privacy Policy

    Or notifications or stories about privacy policies either, apparently. Google has collected the same data for years, and has given itself the ability to combine information with other Google services in its privacy policies dating back to 2005.

  4. New Google Privacy Policy Combines User Data From All Google Services

    It wasn’t too long ago that the FTC said Google violated its privacy policies when it launched Google Buzz “by using information provided for Gmail for another purpose - social networking - without obtaining consumers’ permission in advance.

  5. Facebook Nears Google Buzz-Like Privacy Settlement with FTC

    While Facebook has made several revisions to its privacy policies, those changes alone are insufficient. The settlement comes in response to concerns over Facebook’s privacy controls, and would mandate both new practices and regular privacy audits.

  6. FTC Finalizes Settlement of Google Buzz Privacy Issues

    In additional to the third-party audits, Google will have to: show privacy warning in a more prominent position, especially when user information is shared without the user specifically requesting such sharing; simplify or provide easier access to...

  7. The Future of Search: A One-Act Play in Three Acts (Act Two)

    Your "Don't Be Evil" policies are only as good as your data security, your ability to extrapolate the consequences of your actions, and your immunity to the temptation of a tasty stack of cash. The only solution is to give every user on the...

  8. The Search Engine Report - Number 108

    Political Party turns to Google Ads to win support for policies of Interior Minister at Morrison covers how the UMP, the political party of French interior minister Nicholas Sarkozy, has turned to Google ads to drum up support for their policy to...