1. State AGs Voice Concern With Google’s Privacy Changes (via CNBC)
The Center for Digital Democracy sent a complaint to the Federal Trade Commission Wednesday asking it to find Google in violation of a 2011 consent order, conduct an investigation and request the search giant postpone the rollout of its new privacy policies.
See Also: CDD to FTC: Google Violated Buzz Consent Decree by Failing to Inform Consumers Real Reasons for its Expanded Data Practices (via CDD)
See Also: Full Text of Complaint Filed with FTC (18 pages; PDF)
- EPIC Urges Federal Court To Hold FTC Accountable for Failure to Enforce Google Consent Order (Includes Copy of Reply Brief)
February 21, 2012
From Electronic Frontier Foundation
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Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.