Sun, 09/03/2014 - Malcolm Crompton
We have been watching for the last 5-6 years a growing public realisation of the extent to which information about individuals is being collected, shared, analysed and acted upon and a growing sense of unease.
Tue, 13/03/2012 - Malcolm Crompton
This year the United States took a big step in the protection of data by announcing an online privacy plan that would give consumers more control over how their personal data is collected, shared and used by websites and advertisers. Malcolm Crompton says the next big step will be implementation and global interoperability.
Thu, 09/02/2012 - Malcolm Crompton
Throughout 2011 we saw some promise for better, updated privacy laws in many parts of the world, with changes afoot in the EU, the USA and Australia. While in the end things were still 'promising', 2012 looks set for some real progress, according to Malcolm Crompton.
Mon, 15/08/2011 - Malcolm Crompton
When Google+ launched, Google insisted that its members use real names and aggressively closed accounts that it considered were not based on real names.