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Data Privacy

Training Future Cybercrime Fighters To Protect Your Thermostat

Cecily Joseph | Posted 04.07.2014 | Impact
Cecily Joseph

We need our next generation to not only think about data protection but how to manage the sharing of data, so we can continue to enjoy and embrace this connected world.

Time for an International Convention on Government Access to Data

Brad Smith | Posted 03.24.2014 | Impact
Brad Smith

We need an international legal framework -- an international convention -- to create surveillance and data-access rules across borders.

Private Sector Paying Price for Government Privacy Follies

Christina Gagnier | Posted 12.25.2013 | Technology
Christina Gagnier

While foreign governments may be wagging their finger at the United States for their navigation of private information beyond sovereign borders, many American companies, particularly in the technology sector, may end up paying the price for our own sovereign's transgressions.

Policies to Protect Our Data Privacy Must Be Thorough and Consistent

Rey Ramsey | Posted 03.31.2013 | Politics
Rey Ramsey

A single email may be subject to different legal standards depending on whether it is in transit, in storage, how long it is in storage, or whether it has been opened.

The Internet Association Celebrates 2013 Data Privacy Day, Urges 113th Congress to Pass Electronic Privacy Reform

Michael Beckerman | Posted 03.30.2013 | Technology
Michael Beckerman

Did you know that a law written before email was commercially available governs the way the government can access your data online?

Happy Data Privacy Day

Larry Keating | Posted 03.30.2013 | Business
Larry Keating

While the Internet and technology has become an extraordinary medium for commercial -- and personal publication, and we embrace it with abandon at times to satisfy our varying degrees of narcissism -- we really don't like it when we lose control of what we think is ours and ours alone.

It's Not How Much Data You Have, But How You Use It

Jules Polonetsky | Posted 03.22.2013 | Technology
Jules Polonetsky

Over the past few years, leading technology companies such as Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google and Microsoft have extended their services to touch every bit of our digital lives.

Why Privacy Is the Future of Competition

Nick Pickles | Posted 01.01.2013 | Business
Nick Pickles

Privacy is not just a personal issue, it lies at the heart of ensuring competitive markets.

Data Privacy Day -- Version 2012

Christopher Burgess | Posted 03.30.2012 | Technology
Christopher Burgess

As we celebrate Data Privacy Day, we bear witness to a number of new privacy policies which are being presented, dare one say thrust, upon user populations for major online social networks.