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The move comes after a joint Motherboard and PCMag investigation uncovered details of the data collection through a series of leaked documents.
Shashi Tharoor, a Congress MP, is worried that India has a weak data protection network and is vulnerable to leakage and surveillance.
The proposed bill would give users a peek under the hood. And tech critics say that could be a crucial step toward holding Silicon Valley giants accountable.
Facebook’s Graph Search allowed anyone to search a wealth of public data on Facebook in very specific ways, such as searching content for keywords in a particular point in time.
The company showed a "complete disregard for the customers and drivers whose personal information was stolen.”
You may just think of the GDPR as a privacy law. But you can use it to remove your sensitive data from company servers in anticipation of a hack.
"We would really appreciate it if they copied our data protection practices also."
Investors hope fertility apps will help women deliver healthy babies, but what they also hope users will deliver is a lot of sensitive data.