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Danilo Masoni / Reuters:
Italy gives Google 18 months to change data use practices   —  (Reuters) - Italy's data protection regulator has given Google 18 months to change the way it treats and stores user data, bringing to an end an investigation that is part of a European drive to reform the internet giant's privacy practices.
Jul 21, 2014, 8:45 PMIn context
Arik Hesseldahl / Re/code:
Edward Snowden Plans to Work on Privacy Tech   —  NSA leaker Edward Snowden says he plans to work on technology to preserve personal data privacy and called on programmers to join his efforts.  —  Speaking via a Google Hangout at the Hackers on Planet Earth Conference in New York …
Jul 20, 2014, 1:05 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
EU Regulators Invite Google, Microsoft to Discuss ‘Right to Be Forgotten’   —  Ruling Has Become Latest Battleground Over Freedom of Speech and the Right to Online Privacy  —  European Union privacy watchdogs plan to raise concerns about the implementation by Google Inc. of the bloc's new …
Jul 17, 2014, 12:45 PMIn context
Jonathan Stempel / Reuters:
Goldman says Google has blocked email with leaked client data   —  (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N) on Wednesday said Google Inc (GOOGL.O) has blocked access to an email containing confidential client data that a contractor sent to a stranger's Gmail account by mistake …
Jul 3, 2014, 9:35 AMIn context
Jonathan Stempel / Reuters:
Goldman says client data leaked, wants Google to delete email   —  (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc said a contractor emailed confidential client data to a stranger's Gmail account by mistake, and the bank has asked a U.S. judge to order Google Inc to delete the email to avert a “needless and massive” breach of privacy.
Jul 2, 2014, 11:00 PMIn context
Andrew Paterson / ICO Blog:
Companies using Google Glass in UK for business should comply with UK Data Protection Act   —  Wearable technology - the future of privacy  —  By Andrew Paterson, Senior Technology Officer  —  Not so long ago, the collection of personal information by body worn devices was limited to trials …
Jun 27, 2014, 10:20 AMIn context
Nathan Ingraham / The Verge:
Google refreshes Glass hardware with 2GB RAM and a bigger battery; current owners won't get upgraded   —  Google refreshes Glass hardware, but current owners won't get upgraded  —  Small tweaks suggest that a true consumer product is still a ways off  —  Google's plan to sell its Glass headset …
Jun 24, 2014, 5:05 PMIn context
Seth Rosenblatt / CNET:
Google cheers growing support for ECPA reform   —  Years after Google first began raising concerns about the Electronic Communications Privacy Act, the tech titan's efforts to get Congress to care might be bearing fruit.  —  Google is cheering for a small uptick of support for ECPA reform in Congress …
Jun 18, 2014, 11:05 PMIn context
Mike Rispoli / Privacy International:
UK intelligence forced to reveal secret policy for mass surveillance of residents' Facebook and Google use   —  Britain's top counter-terrorism official has been forced to reveal a secret Government policy justifying the mass surveillance of every Facebook, Twitter, Youtube and Google user in the UK.
Jun 17, 2014, 7:05 AMIn context
Josh Halliday / Guardian:
Google search results may indicate ‘right to be forgotten’ censorship   —  Search engine considering alert at bottom of results pages to show links have been removed after landmark EU privacy ruling  —  Google is planning to flag up search results it has censored following a controversial ruling …
Jun 9, 2014, 8:30 AMIn context

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