Sign In

Communications of the ACM

ACM Opinion

Why Do We Care So Much About Privacy?

View as: Print Mobile App Share: Send by email Share on reddit Share on StumbleUpon Share on Hacker News Share on Tweeter Share on Facebook
Data privacy

Amid ever-evolving technologies, the law is always playing catch-up.

Credit: Seb Agresti

The reason you've been receiving a steady stream of privacy-policy updates from online services, some of which you may have forgotten you ever subscribed to, is that the European Union just enacted the General Data Protection Regulation, which gives users greater control over the information that online companies collect about them.

From The New Yorker
View Full Article


No entries found