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  • GDPR-Related Searches Rising On Organic, Driving Up Paid Cost Per Clicks 19 Apr 2018
    As the deadline for the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation compliance draws closer, searches for the acronym "GDPR" on Google's search engine continue to rise. This has prompted companies like Adobe and IBM -- which offer consulting services -- to buy up search terms, driving up ...
  • Oculus updates privacy controls to comply with GDPR rules 19 Apr 2018
    By and large, Facebook has chosen to weasel out of its earlier claims to extend GDPR privacy protections worldwide, even though it really could. Meanwhile, other parts of the company are grappling with the EU's rules, which go into effect on May 25th. One of those is Oculus, which announced changes ...
  • Most companies aren't going to hit Europe's GDPR deadline (also what's that) 19 Apr 2018
    The General Data Protection Regulation goes into effect on May 25, and according to a new study conducted by Crowd Research Partners, 60% of companies are unlikely to meet the deadline for compliance with the new European GDPR legislation.
  • Facebook to exclude 1.5 billion users from GDPR privacy protections 19 Apr 2018
    Europe's GDPR privacy regulations go into effect May 25th and Facebook showed how it plans to comply earlier this week. What has been on many people's minds though is whether the company will extend those consumer protections to users outside of Europe. Facebook has given a few answers to ...
  • Forget about GDPR fines, says DotMailer 19 Apr 2018
    GDPR fines shouldn't be the biggest concern for marketers, according to marketing tech company DotMailer - instead, they should be worried about the reputational damage that arises from not acting in customers' best interests. GDPR comes into force in just over a month, and one of the biggest ...