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What Is Snapchat Privacy Settlement Amount (Per Person), Deadline, Email? How To Submit Snapchat Privacy Settlement Claims? Snapchat Lawsuit Explained

Last days for Snapchat privacy settlement claim. If you live in Illinois and use Snapchat, you might be eligible for a share of a multi-million dollar settlement in a Snapchat lawsuit brought against the parent corporation of the social media platform. Everything you need to know about the Snapchat class

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Polypoly For Sustainable Data Economy
ContributorsData ScienceFeatured

Data governance is a fundamental concept that must be addressed globally as data resources become increasingly essential in today’s world. However, there are several problems with data governance, including uneven data rights and conflicting interests between the players in the data economy. The regulations for how governments and businesses gather

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Transparency And Data Income Plans
Big DataContributorsConversationsFeatured

Towards the end of 2021, I spoke with Julio Santos, the technical cofounder of Fractal – creators of the Fractal Protocol – on some of the essential topics in data sovereignty, privacy, and security.  As with my organization, polypoly, we have concerns over the free access significant companies have over

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Prioritizing Privacy In An Iot World
Internet of ThingsContributorsFeaturedTechnology & IT

The Internet of Things (IoT) is seemingly everywhere these days. You can find IoT devices in connected utility systems, appliances, sensors, security systems, cameras, wearable health devices, and pretty much everything else you can think of. This is just the start of what’s to come, with the IoT market on

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Predictive Marketing Intelligence And Data Monetization
ContributorsData ScienceFeaturedMarketing & Sales

Clarification that Apple’s privacy changes will be stricter than expected is just the latest blow for digital publishers reliant on building strong audience relationships to drive their revenues. The media owner’s ability to keep monitoring audience activity and deliver personalized digital experiences has faced multiple challenges this year — including

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International Data Privacy Day
FeaturedRetail & ConsumerTechnology & IT

International Data Privacy Day is almost here. January 28 is a chance for all of us to raise awareness, remind ourselves of our commitments to data privacy, and ensure we know data protection best practices. Data privacy (sometimes called “information privacy”) is a subset of data protection that deals with the proper

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Standardisation Will Help To Keep The Internet Of Things Safe
Internet of Things

More than 30 firms including Intel, BT and Vodafone recently announced they would band together to create an industry body to vet internet connected devices for security flaws. You would be forgiven for missing this news, on paper it’s not terribly exciting. However, it has important implications for the Internet

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Winning The Cyber War?
Technology & IT

The Cyber-Security War For those of you who don’t know yet, the world is currently engaged in a massive global technological war over access to everything stored online. On one side we have regular internet users (or targets), who consist of large corporations, governments, small businesses and consumers like us

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What You Should Know About Your App Data, But Probably Don'T

Can you imagine a world without smartphones? In this day and age, the answer is a resounding ‘no’. One of the reasons for this is how profoundly we rely on apps such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, to name but a few. These apps connect us with friends, family or

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At&Amp;T Announces Insider Data Breach, Apologizes But Remains Quiet About Nature And Extent Of Breach

AT&T disclosed earlier this week that it is the latest company to have been subject to a data breach. An employee allegedly gained unauthorized access to customer data and may have obtained Social Security numbers and driver’s license numbers among other details, according to telecom giant. AT&T wrote a letter

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