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Google Is Getting Sued for Collecting Data From Kids' Educational Chromebooks

New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas says Google has been violating a federal privacy law by harvesting student information without obtaining parental consent. Google says the lawsuit is 'factually wrong.'

Now Is the Time to Future-Proof Your Data Privacy

Safeguarding has always been a must, but it's a legal obligation too.

4 Essentials for Complying With the New Data Privacy Regulations

Consumers need reassurance and protection from the entities they trust with their data. The onus will be on companies to provide those things, and a failure to do so will prove costly.

Apple CEO Tim Cook Calls for GDPR-Style Privacy Laws in the U.S.

He said he believes personal data is being 'weaponized.'

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