Recap In our 3 previous reports, we outlined how governments and corporations are focusing on consumer privacy data protection as well as increased consumer concern about the security and use of their data: Report #1 - Governments Stemming What’s Collected About You...
This third (of 4) report investigates what Big Tech has done to safeguard consumer data and some outcomes for tech firms that ran afoul of data privacy regulations.
Data privacy regulations extend well beyond American borders.
Any time we use our laptops, tablets, and smartphones, tech companies track what we view, communicate, and where we are. These companies assemble these digital breadcrumbs into our digital profiles and sell them.
U.S. politicians understand that 56% of Americans believe more regulations should be in place to curb the economic power and influence of major technology companies.