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EU, U.S. agrees on new data privacy framework

The European Commission has adopted an agreement with the United States to reopen transatlantic data flows between the two trading blocs.

Private AI CEO reacts to resignation of the ‘godfather of AI’

A decision by a computer scientist known as the godfather of artificial intelligence (AI) to quit his job over growing concerns of where the...

Privacy by Design to become an ISO standard next month

The standard, to be known as ISO 31700, can mesh with organizations that follow the ISO 2700 standard for IT security management

American states begin rolling out peculiar data privacy laws

Starting this week, data-related tech companies will face one of their greatest fears: a collection of state-level laws dictating how they collect, store, and share consumer data, rather than a federal law.

Tax filing websites send users’ financial Information to Facebook for ads

According to an investigation by The Markup, tax filing websites such as TaxAct, TaxSlayer, and H&R Block have been found to be secretly transmitting sensitive financial information to Facebook when Americans file their taxes online via its widespread code known as a pixel that helps developers track user activity on their sites.

ATB Ventures introduces suite of digital identity products

ATB Ventures, the research arm of Alberta-based financial institution ATB Financial, has launched its suite of digital identity products: Oliu platform, Oliu Studio and...

Popular Stardust Period Tracker Will Hand Over Users Data Without A Warrant

Stardust, an astrology-focused menstrual tracking app, says in its privacy policy that when police ask for user data, it will comply, whether required by law or not, despite claims that the data is “anonymized” and “encrypted.”

Is Queen’s Park set to change health records rules? One expert thinks so

It was not a proclamation or even confirmation, but more of a hint that big changes might be afoot in Ontario when it comes...

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