GDPR insurance: A three-part problem
GDPR insurance: A three-part problem

Last October, a British Court of Appeal suggested that organizations should buy data breach insurance. But how easy is it to do that? There are a few problems, among them whether insurers can accurately price the risk.

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#RawPolitics 21.01.19
#RawPolitics 21.01.19

Explaining why Articles 11 and 13 have caused the copyright reform to crash.

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The Cookie Crumbles
The Cookie Crumbles

Privacy-intrusive default settings, misleading wording, and design that obscures privacy-friendly options are just a few of the tactics employed by many websites to manipulate users into giving consent.

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Facebook “owns” my family: a cautionary fable
Facebook “owns” my family: a cautionary fable

Quitting ain’t easy and I suppose it says something that it wasn’t the data tracking, the endless scandals, the cavalier approach to laws or fundamental rights, that tipped me over the edge, but basic frustration.

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Will the GDPR incite sectoral codes of conduct?
Will the GDPR incite sectoral codes of conduct?

The EU General Data Protection Regulation has given a new impetus to codes of conduct. But what are the big benefits of codes over certification? How will they work, and who is most in need of them?

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Is data protection adequacy on the cards after Brexit?
Is data protection adequacy on the cards after Brexit?

Even the UK’s own ICO isn’t so sure. On Oct. 23, Margot James, the U.K.’s digital minister, finally admitted to a House of Commons select committee that she could not categorically guarantee an EU adequacy agreement.

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#RawPolitics 27.11.18
#RawPolitics 27.11.18

Jennifer Baker is on the sofa to talk about Mark Zuckerberg’s failure to show up to a UK parliamentary hearing on Facebook.

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Your right to anonymous messaging is under threat
Your right to anonymous messaging is under threat

This week Russia has stepped up its war on anonymity, while in the EU, more and more countries are opting for mandatory registration of pre-paid SIM cards and it seems only a matter of time before EU-level laws are proposed.

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Facebook Ad Library: Only 3 ‘Brexit’ ads for whole month. Yeah, right!
Facebook Ad Library: Only 3 ‘Brexit’ ads for whole month. Yeah, right!

Facebook’s ham-fisted attempts to address the most pressing concerns around disinformation have fallen flat. Its transparency rules forcing political advertisers in the UK to publicly declare when they had paid for an advert are a fiasco!

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