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Rethink Privacy 2.0 and Fair Information Practice Principles: A Common Language for Privacy

By: Paula Bruening Last week, Mauritius hosted the 36th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners. By convening in this island African country, the data protection authorities acknowledged that data protection and privacy are concerns not only of the developed … Read more >

Intel Calls For U.S. Privacy Legislation

NTIA’s recent request for comments on big data provided companies, privacy advocates and activists with an opportunity to highlight the promise of big data and analytic processing and to consider how to address some of the unique privacy challenges they … Read more >

Europe’s New Right to be Forgotten: Not New and Not Forgetting

On May 13, 2014, the Court of Justice of the European Union issued an opinion in a Spanish privacy lawsuit against Google. Media attention to the court’s action boldly proclaimed the creation of a “Right to be Forgotten.” The opinion … Read more >

The Need for Privacy and Technology in our Schools: Rethinking Privacy in Education

 The Potential of Technology in Education Protecting children, while also allowing them to learn by taking reasonable risks is the foundation of both parenting and education. Technology can make this task both easier and more difficult. The adoption of new … Read more >