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How to Obtain Consent, Remain GDPR-Compliant and Not Alienate Your Customers

How to Obtain Consent, Remain GDPR-Compliant and Not Alienate Your Customers

The GDPR is in full swing for the European Union (EU), and that means more work for brands processing the data of EU citizens. But it doesn’t always mean more work regarding obtaining consent for such data processing — if you’ve already done so in a GDPR-compliant manner.

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How to Obtain Consent, Remain GDPR-Compliant and Not Alienate Your Customers

How to Obtain Consent, Remain GDPR-Compliant and Not Alienate Your Customers

The GDPR is in full swing for the European Union (EU), and that means more work for brands processing the data of EU citizens. But it doesn’t always mean more work regarding obtaining consent for such data processing — if you’ve already done so in a GDPR-compliant manner.

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How Far Beyond Facebook Does Data Harvesting Go?

How Far Beyond Facebook Does Data Harvesting Go?

The fallout from the Facebook data harvesting scandal continued last week, with the announcement that Cambridge Analytica, the company accused of harvesting data from personal Facebook accounts to inform Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, announced it was shutting down. In a statement from the London-based Cambridge Analytica, the company said

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Google Analytics Data Retention: A New Feature for Keeping Data Safe

Google Analytics Data Retention: A New Feature for Keeping Data Safe

As they assess the fallout of Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica difficulties and prepare for the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), data analytics practitioners have shifted from looking for new ways to collect and analyze data to thinking about how long data should be retained.

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8 Reasons GDPR Could Be Good For Your Organization

8 Reasons GDPR Could Be Good For Your Organization

In December 2016, the European Parliament and Council finally agreed on the terms of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), first proposed in 2012 and due to go into effect on May 25, 2018. The GDPR offers a new framework for data protection with increased obligations for organizations.

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