• Wed, 18 Jul 2018 17:06
    Pop star Cliff Richard wins privacy case against BBC
    London, July 18 - Veteran British pop star Cliff Richard won a long-running case against the BBC on Wednesday after it broadcast live on TV a police raid on his home over allegations that were later dropped.
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  • Sat, 14 Jul 2018 07:48
    Microsoft urges regulation of face-recognizing tech
    Microsoft's chief legal officer on Friday called for regulation of facial recognition technology due to the risk to privacy and human rights.
  • Wed, 11 Jul 2018 09:13
    Facebook faces Australia data breach compensation claim
    Facebook could face a hefty compensation bill in Australia after a leading litigation funder lodged a complaint with the country's privacy regulator over users' personal data shared with a British political consultancy.
  • Wed, 04 Jul 2018 01:00
    Media urged to be discreet and respect privacy of individuals
    THAI MEDIA reporting on the rescue mission for 12 young footballers and their assistant coach who were trapped in a flooded cave in Chiang Rai have been urged to be discreet and respect the privacy of concerned people and to present reports constructively.
  • Fri, 08 Jun 2018 07:00
    Facebook admits privacy settings 'bug' affecting 14 million users
    Facebook acknowledged Thursday a software glitch that changed the settings of some 14 million users, potentially making some posts public even if they were intended to be private.
  • Tue, 05 Jun 2018 07:40
    Apple touts privacy features of new operating systems
    Apple on Monday unveiled new operating systems for its iPhones and computers with features designed to thwart the use of secret trackers to monitor people's online activities.
  • Sun, 20 May 2018 20:33
    Companies see benefit in new EU data privacy law, study finds 
    A new study from IBM reveals that nearly 60 per cent of organisations surveyed are embracing the EU’s new digital privacy protection law, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), as an opportunity to improve privacy, security, data management or as a catalyst for new business models, rather than simply a compliance issue or impediment.
  • Mon, 07 May 2018 01:00
    Govt in race against time to update data privacy law
    Experts call for quick action amid growing ecommerce, data breach fears and upcoming tough new EU legislation
  • Wed, 02 May 2018 07:41
    Zuckerberg unveils plans for Facebook dating service
    Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg announced Tuesday the world's largest social network will soon include a new dating feature -- while vowing to make privacy protection its top priority in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal.
  • Sun, 29 Apr 2018 08:56
    Facebook privacy drive may crimp some political campaigns
    Facebook's new focus on protecting private user data is likely to change the game for many campaigns, making it harder to deliver highly targeted, personal political messages.
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 07:01
    WhatsApp bans European under-16s from using app
    WhatsApp has raised its minimum age for users in the European Union to 16 years, as the bloc prepares for a new online privacy law to come into force next month.
  • Fri, 20 Apr 2018 18:18
    Telecoms firm cooperates over data leak
    TrueMove H says it is in full cooperation with the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission's order concerning personal data and privacy protection.
  • Tue, 17 Apr 2018 14:04
    Facebook hit with class action suit over facial recognition tool
    A US federal judge in California ruled Monday that Facebook will have to face a class action suit over allegations it violated users' privacy by using a facial recognition tool on their photos without their explicit consent.
  • Sun, 15 Apr 2018 01:00
    Personal info at risk as TrueMove H customer data found in online folder
    THE National Broadcasting and Telecom Commission (NBTC) has sought an urgent meeting with executives of TrueMove H, one of the country’s three major mobile phone operators, to question a probable massive leak of customers’ personal data.
  • Sat, 14 Apr 2018 09:50
    EU senses Facebook scandal shifts privacy tide in its favour
    Sensing the Facebook scandal has shifted the transatlantic winds, the EU is asserting itself as a forward-looking regulator rather than a retrograde bulwark against Silicon Valley's innovative might.
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