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Don’t expect Apple to keep your data secure

With many app developers relying on third-party, there’s only so much Apple can do to stop iOS applications collecting personal information

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Yahoo faces lawsuit for sending unsolicited text messages

Accused of spying on emails and texting non-subscribers without consent, Yahoo is facing a class action lawsuit

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Don’t let the cloud swallow you up

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.

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Gear up, Americans: The EC gets tough on data protection

It’s never been so important for non-European companies to demonstrate compliance as the EC takes a no-nonsense approach to data protection

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Regulators reject data’s port in a storm

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

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China’s banks snoop on citizens to determine credit ratings

New financial rating systems set up by Chinese companies are raising eyebrows over the use of the type of information used to determine scores

European Court of Justice rules Safe Harbour agreement invalid

The decision by the ECJ came after Edward Snowden revealed that European consumers’ information held by American tech companies was not safeguarded against surveillance

Spotify angers users with privacy policy changes

Spotify’s CEO has apologised, after recent changes to the music streaming service’s privacy policy angered customers

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Getting too personal? Marketeers trade in our data

More and more of our personal space is being invaded and sold online. Is it too late to turn the tide?

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Do you have the right to be forgotten?

The New Economy speaks with Rebecca Toman, senior associate from Carter-Ruck on the EU legislation that protects and punishes internet privacy

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