“The people whose job is to protect the user always are fighting an uphill battle against the people whose job is to make money for the company” – Sandy Parakilas, from Facebook Exit Hints at Dissent on Handling of Russian Trolls
Not a bad overview at all – I think it is useful to clarify that:
- the GDPR covers not EU citizens but EU residents, and
- that data portability (Article 20) requires being able to request and send a machine readable copy of data to another controller but doesn’t require that controller to have software ready to actually read it
but otherwise a great overview/introduction.
One observer said it “would be naive” to expect that a combined Google/Nest wouldn’t bring all the platforms and all the data together.
via Google-Nest merger reawakens privacy worries — Naked Security