Tag Archives: consumer education

Key Privacy Takeaways from #SXSW

With the ongoing public dialogue concerning the intersection of technological innovation, national security, and privacy that followed Edward Snowden’s revelations of classified information last year, it is no surprise that privacy and security were top themes at SXSW Interactive this year.  The following summarizes key points made about privacy throughout the Interactive conference, which ended … Continue Reading

Industry Develops New Notice and Consumer Outreach Initiatives

As Congress continues to consider the need for privacy legislation, a number of organizations are working on new ways to better inform consumers about how data is collected, used, and shared online.  A roundup of recent developments: Game developer Zynga has introduced an interactive tutorial called PrivacyVille.  Players who follow along and learn about the … Continue Reading