History of Data Protection Laws Part 2

Note: This is the 2nd part of the series: History of Data Protection Laws. If you haven’t read the History of Data Protection Laws Part 1, we recommend you do so before you read this post.

This post covers the remaining acts and guidelines till the end of the 20th century.

 The first part traced the evolution of Data Protection Laws from 1890 to the 1980, when OECD guidelines Continue reading “History of Data Protection Laws Part 2”

Fake Twitter accounts being deleted in millions

Twitter is removing millions of fake Twitter accounts that have bloated the follower base of celebrities and wanna-be celebrities the world over.

With this, Twitter is now in the company of major digital platforms that are battling fake accounts, bot-generated reviews, purchased endorsements or puffed-up video view counts. Continue reading “Fake Twitter accounts being deleted in millions”

Robocalls company of Adrian Abramovich asked to pay a fine of US dollar 120 million

Robocalls and Adrian Abramovich were in the news recently, for all the wrong reasons.

What are robocalls?

Robocalls are pre-recorded calls made by an automated system to people, who likely never solicited these calls.

Typically used during political campaigns, robocalls have recently garnered a lot of criticism and irritation – and possibly hatred – Continue reading “Robocalls company of Adrian Abramovich asked to pay a fine of US dollar 120 million”