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Artificial intelligence: A force for good or evil?

en_GB<p>article<p>With new data protection laws coming in next year and machine learning gaining pace it is time for marketers to get up to speed with …

Marketing

Tech firms want to detect your emotions and expressions, but people don't like it

As revealed in a patent filing, Facebook is interested in using webcams and smartphone cameras to read our emotions, and track expressions and …

Emotions

Marketers Are Not Yet Ready For GDPR: Experian Study

Email marketers have been told many that they must comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) if they’re doing business in Europe. But …

Advertising Industry

Border Control: The Impact Of Brexit On Banks And Their Data

"<p><i>Whether or not banks physically leave the UK in the coming months, cross-border data handling is a growing issue no financial institution can ignore.</i><p>Whatever incentives the UK government might offer to try to keep European and global financial centres in London after Brexit, a number of banks are …

Brexit

​Fasoo eyes enterprise DRM resurgence in the US

A reignited interest in enterprise digital rights management while New York passes stricter cybersecurity laws will likely be a boon to information …

Cybersecurity

3 Ways to Keep Your Employees' Data Safe

New services and applications are interacting with your employees' personal data -- but following these three steps can help keep their information safe<p>In the rapidly-evolving landscape of data privacy and security laws and regulations, organizations need to know how and where their data is being …

Privacy

Tensions rise between E.U. regulators and U.S. tech giants

European antitrust officials plan to slap a €1 billion fine on Google for abusing its search practices, the FT reports. Competition regulators say …

Privacy

IBM stews in startup envy as announcements underwhelm analysts

The IBM Fast Track Your Data event in Munich, Germany, this year might have been more aptly named: “Drive your data at the speed limit, and make sure …

Tech Industry

New EU Privacy Laws Will Complicate B2B Data Sharing

NEW YORK – United States companies doing business abroad are grumbling over new European privacy laws set to take effect in less than one year. The …

Privacy

GDPR Compliance: Breach Notification and Fines

The importance of data security is now multi-fold. Not only must you protect business data to avoid the loss of revenue and reputation damage that …

Privacy

Channel 4 on the future of TV, personalisation & GDPR

<b>Sarah Rose is Director of Consumer Insights at Channel 4. I caught up with her to discuss all things personalisation.</b><p>It's an incredibly exciting time …

Kevin Spacey

Most businesses will not put off cloud adoption because of security concerns

Businesses are pressing ahead with their digital transformation plans, despite fears of being hit by a cyber attack or data protection regulations. …

Digital Transformation

Insurers ready blame game over self-driving cars

A recent blog post from Allianz chief customer officer Peter Kilcullen hinted at the impact self-driving cars will have on insurance premiums, <i>writes</i> …

News (Ireland)

The U.S. is slowly submitting to the EU’s 2018 privacy law

Figure this one out: Just shy of 100 percent of U.S.-based privacy professionals believe the importance and complexity of managing privacy in their organizations is increasing.<p>Similar numbers (97 percent!) acknowledge they will increase their investment in managing privacy. Yet fully 61 percent of …

Privacy

Consent Receipt API

This open source code for a consent receipt API was developed by the Kantara Initiative Consent and Information Sharing Work Group.<b><br>Access API</b><p><b>Tags:</b> …

Privacy

A legislative path to create new laws is better than arguing over old laws

Today the U.S. Justice Department asked the Supreme Court to reconsider a legal decision, in a case brought by Microsoft, which found that U.S. …

Privacy

As EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) looms, tech vendors ready pitches

Enterprise technology vendors are lining up automated tools and artificial intelligence to land customers looking to comply with GDPR by May 25, 2018.<p>…

Privacy

The state of addressable TV in 4 charts

Interest in addressable TV, which lets TV advertisers target viewers based on factors like location, income and technology usage, has grown in the …

Advertising

Sharing health data is vital to patient care, says mental health CCIO

Healthcare providers not sharing information puts patients at a disadvantage, says Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust’s chief …

Health Care

Big Data Top Trends 2017 - How Are We Doing? | Articles | Chief Data Officer

In November 2016 we made our predictions about what the market would look like in the coming 12 months. We put our collective heads together, spoke …

Big Data

Can machine learning secure your competitive advantage?

Business dynamics are evolving with every passing second. There is no doubt that the competition in today’s business world is much more intense than it was a decade ago. Companies are fighting to hold on to any advantages.<p>Digitalization and the introduction of machine learning into day-to-day …

Big Data

Queen's Speech: New data protection law

<b>Plans for new data protection rules in the UK have been confirmed in the Queen's Speech.</b><p>They will give young people the right to demand social networks delete any personal data they had shared prior to turning 18.<p>The Queen said the UK would retain its "world-class" data protection regime.<p>The …

Privacy

Fostering a safe place for businesses to work in

It’s no secret that in the past few years, business leaders have begun to realise the potential of digital transformation to give their organisation …

Cybersecurity

What is the UK's new digital charter? Queen's Speech outlines Tory plans for digital utopia

UK gov: 'We will make sure that technology companies do more to protect their users'<p>To protect the personal data of British citizens while reducing …

Privacy

Queen’s Speech Targets Data Protection, Driverless Cars, And Space Travel

Brexit focus, but tech still features in Queen's speech, including new data protection laws and driverless cars

Privacy

Queen’s Speech praised for certainty on data protection

The government has promised a new data protection law aimed at incorporating the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) into UK law.<p>This is a …

Privacy

British businesses are unaware new data protection laws could cost them millions in fines

LONDON — Almost two-thirds of British businesses are unaware they could face fines of up to €20million with the introduction of new data protection laws, according to a survey done by YouGov for national law firm Irwin Mitchell.<p>The survey asked 2,129 businesses if they had heard about new General …

Privacy

Queen's speech shows the government is pushing through with plans to control the web

The legislation plans cover the next two years and include tackling extremism and boosting Britain's space industry<p>As prime minister Theresa May is …

Queen's Speech

GDPR: Five myths you will encounter on your compliance journey

The General Data Protection Regulation comes into force in May 2018. We explore common myths surrounding GDPR

Privacy

No recourse, perhaps, for 200M affected in breach of RNC database, attorney says

The 200 million registered voters whose personal details were compromised in a massive data breach face an uphill battle should they choose to …

Security