Uber has been a major success story, reaching a valuation of $50bn after just five years. But it’s not been a smooth ride and the firm is engaged in regulatory battles around the world
Tech giants, law professors and NGOs support Apple in its fight against the FBI over the right to privacy
Having opposed a court order to unlock the iPhone of one of the San Bernardino shooters, Apple continues its battle with the FBI
Negotiations are underway to redraft the Safe Harbour agreement, but in the meantime uncertainty remains among tech companies
With many app developers relying on third-party, there’s only so much Apple can do to stop iOS applications collecting personal information
Accused of spying on emails and texting non-subscribers without consent, Yahoo is facing a class action lawsuit
As banks and other large institutions move into cloud computing, there are a whole host of issues they must contend with, such as data privacy and security.
It’s never been so important for non-European companies to demonstrate compliance as the EC takes a no-nonsense approach to data protection
Safe Harbour – a pact that helped the tech giants and others send personal data from the EU to the US has been ruled invalid by the European Court of Justice
New financial rating systems set up by Chinese companies are raising eyebrows over the use of the type of information used to determine scores
The decision by the ECJ came after Edward Snowden revealed that European consumers’ information held by American tech companies was not safeguarded against surveillance
More and more of our personal space is being invaded and sold online. Is it too late to turn the tide?