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Auto Execs Lament State of Connected Car Regulation Industry is still unsure which way D.C. might regulate

The connected car is one of the hottest topics at this year’s International CES, but to make it a reality, the auto industry will first need to navigate a Web…

January 7, 2014, 9:45 PM EST

Your Car's Navigation System Is Sharing Your Data Too Report finds a lack of transparency among navigation providers

A new government report concludes that in-car navigation systems may be driving away with too much data about drivers’ whereabouts. The report on in-car location-based services like Garmin, OnStar and Google…

January 6, 2014, 6:45 PM EST

FTC’s Ad Regulator Plans to Focus Heavily on Native and Mobile Jessica Rich also discusses privacy concerns

Specs Who Jessica Rich Age 51 New gig Director of the Federal Trade Commission’s consumer protection bureau Old gig Associate director of financial practices division You are advertising’s top cop. What’s it like to be the…

January 5, 2014, 8:48 PM EST

Senate Commerce Report Says Data Brokers 'Operate Behind a Veil of Secrecy' [Updated] Report based on a year-long investigation into 9 companies

Today was Jerry Cerasale's last day as the head lobbyist for the Direct Marketing Association. It may also have been one of his least enjoyable. Cerasale, along with Experian's svp of…

December 18, 2013, 11:33 AM EST

Google Coughs Up Cookie Dough for Apple Breach Paying $17M in privacy lapse

Google agreed to pay a total of $17 million to 36 states and Washington, D.C. to settle a privacy suit for trying to beat Apple’s cookie restrictions on its Safari…

November 18, 2013, 4:15 PM EST

Google’s Latest Role: The Cookie Monster Ad tech firms are on alert

Google is going after all the cookies, and the rest of the data-hungry world is worried that only crumbs will be left. The search king is among a core group of…

November 11, 2013, 10:33 PM EST

FTC Stops Computer Rental Franchise From Spying on Customers Aaron's customers had no idea they were being watched

Just in time for Halloween, the Federal Trade Commission settled one of its creepiest cases yet against Aaron's, an Atlanta-based rent-to-own retailer that helped its franchisees install software on its…

October 22, 2013, 6:09 PM EDT

California Paves the Way for Privacy Taking the reins on behalf of the nation

If not for California, consumer privacy law would be at a complete standstill. Despite Google’s recent move to sell and embed user endorsements in advertising and Facebook’s decision to make users’…

October 21, 2013, 11:04 PM EDT

Big Data Added $156 Billion in Revenue to Economy Last Year [Updated] With new study, DMA aims to shape privacy debate in Washington

Responding to growing Washington attacks on data brokers, the Direct Marketing Association is mounting its biggest defense by unveiling a new study Monday during its annual conference in Chicago. The…

October 14, 2013, 9:17 AM EDT

Google's New Ads Will Include Familiar Faces Search giant follows a Facebook tactic that has alarmed privacy advocates

Meet the new face of Google advertising: You. The search giant, in the grand tradition of social advertising pioneered by Facebook, will plaster users’ profile photos from Google+  next to brands…

October 11, 2013, 11:44 AM EDT

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