# privacy - Today’s News
Rain or shine (and it’s mostly rain) there are some things we know will always happen in Ireland.
# privacy - Wednesday 15 July, 2015
The photo taken of Michael McIntyre has spurred an investigation.
# privacy - Friday 3 July, 2015
Most people are aware of privacy settings on social media sites but is it something you worry about?
# privacy - Saturday 27 June, 2015
The search engine that focuses on privacy has slowly built up a reputation by word of mouth.
# privacy - Friday 19 June, 2015
While Apple, Yahoo and Dropbox received full marks for their respective privacy policies.
# privacy - Wednesday 10 June, 2015
If you’re not already using two-step verification, now’s as good a time as any to start.
# privacy - Tuesday 2 June, 2015
The simplified controls will make it easier for users to decide what data Google’s services has access to.
# privacy - Sunday 31 May, 2015
# privacy - Monday 18 May, 2015
Or rather, the Irish Data Protection Commissioner is. Rather her than us.
Or is it a thing of the past?
# privacy - Wednesday 13 May, 2015
While more than 250,000 requests have been made, the issue remains as divisive as ever.
# privacy - Saturday 2 May, 2015
Speaking about privacy today, the Tánaiste said children should be entitled to know who their mother is.
# privacy - Wednesday 15 April, 2015
And the tech giant could be slapped with fines worth €6 billion – if the case ever gets that far.
# privacy - Friday 10 April, 2015
Max Schrems has taken a €10 million class action lawsuit against the tech giant in his native Austria so as to avoid the ‘madness of the Irish courts’.
# privacy - Wednesday 25 March, 2015
And it’s an option that’s available on all major browsers.
# privacy - Wednesday 18 March, 2015
# privacy - Thursday 12 March, 2015
Everything you do on your office PC or laptop during work time is not only accessible to IT, but indeed technically on work time.
# privacy - Sunday 22 February, 2015
This time it may actually happen, and it all sounds a little sinister
# privacy - Thursday 19 February, 2015
Think about your day 15 years ago; you could have gone about your business leaving almost no trace of yourself. Not anymore, data is changing our world.
# privacy - Sunday 1 February, 2015
Novelty may give way to concerns over annoyance, nuisance, privacy, trespass and safety.
# privacy - Thursday 29 January, 2015
The minister said she is satisfied the time limit doesn’t need to be changed – for now, at least.
# privacy - Monday 19 January, 2015
The robots are taking over.
# privacy - Saturday 17 January, 2015
A crime fighting tool too far?
# privacy - Tuesday 6 January, 2015
In the age of smartphones, embarrassing pictures of our more indiscreet behaviour can have a way of haunting us.
# privacy - Wednesday 24 December, 2014
You need to do this.
# privacy - Thursday 18 December, 2014
Documents previously showed that UK authorities had access to opitcal fibre cables that carry a range of data, from internet traffic to telephone calls.
# privacy - Monday 15 December, 2014
The Law Reform Commission says difficulties have emerged in specific cases.
# privacy - Tuesday 2 December, 2014
The utility has consulted the Data Commissioner prior to starting the job.
# privacy - Wednesday 26 November, 2014
The EU’s privacy regulators are pushing for its ‘Right to be Forgotten’ ruling to be applied globally by all search engines.
# privacy - Thursday 20 November, 2014
The findings come from Microsoft which is currently involved in a legal battle concerning a US warrant for emails stored on Irish servers.
An “astounding” number of people tried to photograph an incident yesterday in which a two-year-old girl was killed.
# privacy - Tuesday 18 November, 2014
“If I’d made half the mistakes they made today, I’d lose my business…”
# privacy - Wednesday 5 November, 2014
The ‘Radar’ app allows users to monitor people they follow on Twitter.
The growth in requests is more than double the global average.
# privacy - Saturday 25 October, 2014
The punishment for sharing explicit images or videos on the internet in the UK will be a two year jail sentence.
# privacy - Tuesday 7 October, 2014
Junior Minister Dara Murphy announced details of a data protection ‘roadmap ‘ today.
Data protection reform will need to rebuild the trust that has been shattered by numerous spying scandals and data breaches.
# privacy - Monday 6 October, 2014
MCK Rentals unlawfully gathered people’s addresses from the Department of Social Protection and the HSE.
# privacy - Thursday 2 October, 2014
“By forcing us to use our ‘real’ names, it opens the door to abuse and violence.”
Günther Oettinger, the EU’s next head of digital economy, has blamed celebrities for the recent nude photo leak.
# privacy - Monday 22 September, 2014
A second wave of nude photos, apparently of female celebrities, have been posted online.