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IBM wins $83 million from Groupon in internet patent fight

A jury in Delaware said Groupon used IBM’s patented e-commerce technology without authorization following a two-week trial.

28 Jul 2018 5:27 PM

New consumer data privacy policy from Trump administration

California, the most populous US state, and the European Union have both adopted data protection rules.

28 Jul 2018 4:12 PM

Tighten data protection rules

India will be on the right path if it enforced robust data protection rules for its citizens.

20 Jul 2018 12:05 AM

How Facebook is keeping the social media safe

Facebook is doubling the number of people working on in safety and security teams this year to 20,000.

18 Jul 2018 10:58 AM

Most firms believe GDPR to bring sense of privacy: Survey

The survey was conducted by Deloitte in alliance with Data Security Council of India (DSCI).

02 Jul 2018 3:54 PM


Extensive data privacy bill approved in California

The move by California came after large breaches in recent years at companies including Target and Equifax.

29 Jun 2018 7:56 AM

Do you really know what your kid’s doing on that device?

Digital tech experts worry about the secret digital lives many teens are leading, and the dreadful array of consequences that can result.

27 Jun 2018 8:44 AM

North American, UK, Asian regulators press EU on data privacy exemption

The new EU law strengthens personal data privacy rights in the bloc, giving consumers greater control over their personal information.

26 Jun 2018 7:52 AM

Facebook shared user data with select companies

The shared information included user's friends' phone numbers and breakdowns analysing the degrees of separation between people on Facebook.

09 Jun 2018 11:02 AM

Facebook states Chinese phone makers got access to data

Huawei, a Chinese phone maker was able to access Facebook data to get the leading social network's applications to perform on smartphones.

06 Jun 2018 11:07 AM


New Facebook privacy furore: What’s at stake?

The social network shared user data with companies such as Apple, Amazon, Samsung and other over the past 10 years.

05 Jun 2018 11:38 AM

Microsoft swears to extend EU data rights worldwide

This new move allows users to see what information the company collects about the user and correct or delete it if necessary.

22 May 2018 12:00 PM

Socially responsible funds dump or rethink Facebook over data privacy

Several socially conscious investment firms are selling or rethinking their Facebook Inc holdings.

19 May 2018 8:09 AM

From Yahoo to Uber, major hacks of data

European Union's new data protection rules follow scandals involving lax personal data protection procedures.

15 May 2018 11:46 AM

Australia probes claim Google harvests data, consumers pay

Australia probes claim Google harvests data from Android smartphone users.

15 May 2018 11:02 AM


Make India big centre for data analysis: Ravi Shankar Prasad tells entrepreneurs

The Union minister said government needed data for policy making but data procured should be anonymous.

26 Apr 2018 5:10 PM

WhatsApp’s will now allow its users to download their data

As the GDPR is taking effect next month, the Facebook-owned messaging service is also updating its privacy and policy terms.

25 Apr 2018 2:39 PM

WhatsApp raises minimum age in Europe to 16 ahead of data law change

Facebook owned WhatsApp has raised minimum age in Europe from 13 to 16 years.

25 Apr 2018 7:52 AM

Child advocates ask FTC to investigate YouTube

A 1998 federal law prohibits internet companies from knowingly collecting personal data from kids under 13 without their parents’ consent.

10 Apr 2018 9:03 AM

Cong says NaMo app shares data to US; BJP claims Rahul sends details to Singapore

With criticism soaring, the BJP admitted that it was sharing information but that this was par for the course.

26 Mar 2018 12:55 PM