This article was first reported for RTE (Irish Broadcaster) on September 11th, and reproduced in full here at Zuphoria. Facebook has launched legal action against the Irish Data Protection Commission (DPC) in an attempt to halt a proposed order that could stop the company from transferring data from the European Union to the US. The … Continue reading Facebook’s Lawsuit Against The Irish D.P.C. Explained.
Facebook is fighting for the blanket right to access your information. Should it persuade a US court that it has this blanket right, it will create a backdoor to the GDPR and to your personal information. Facebook’s arguments attempt to open a door to your personal information. To understand the significance and breadth of the … Continue reading Facebook Wants Your Information By Any Means!
What is a Facebook article doing in the pages of The Zuphorian? I shall endeavour to answer; Update: Before reading this article which I wrote, well a while back, I would like if you could take the time to listen to a recording I found and was going to do a followup to this article … Continue reading Facebook; To Share or Not To Share? You Decide!
1. ACTA is a secret agreement. Negotiations were not transparent and conducted "behind closed doors". The European Parliament was not fully informed. The text of the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) is publicly available to all. The negotiations for ACTA were not different from negotiations on any other international agreement. It is a fact that such … Continue reading 10 Myths About ‘ACTA’ – The Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement.