Tagged: Regulation

Poll: 69.4% of Americans wanted privacy regulation

And that was in 1999. Not much has changed in 20 years. Back then, having a privacy policy was the rage (or lack of one caused rage). The enclosed MBInteractive poll received over 9,000 responses to the privacy survey. An overwhelmingly majority (92.6%) wanted the option to give permission to third parties before sharing data. But not many Americans were interested in a service to manage and exchange that data (39.7%). Has the time for privacy in the U.S. finally come?

Down The Track And Down To Earth With GDPR

Granted, many firms are unprepared for GDPR. And Business Insider warns that the GDPR and ePrivacy law will make the web unsurfable – a benefit to tech behemoths like Apple, Google, Facebook and Amazon, it says. Source: https://www.mediapost.com/publications/article/314455/down-the-track-and-down-to-earth-with-gdpr.html