IoT Devices Should Deal with Privacy Impacts for People with Disabilities

Future of Privacy Forum has released a new paper called, "The Internet of Things and People with Disabilities: Exploring the Benefits, Challenges, and Privacy Tensions."

ICO publishes its sandbox beta version

ICO sandbox beta phase is a fully functioning test of ICO’s sandbox over a defined period

The European Commission publishes a new Statement on Data Protection

"We are proud to have the strongest and most modern data protection rules in the world, which are becoming a global standard " those are the first words of the European Commission on its latest Statement on Data Protection.

Report says the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) should be revamped

The Verge reports on what U.S. health care privacy could look like should the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act be revamped or supplanted by a federal privacy bill.

The Hungarian National Authority for Data Protection and Freedom of Information publishes an Opinion on Blockchain Technology in the Context of Data Protection

As requested by a Hungarian citizen, the DPA delivered its opinion on the data protection issues of the use of the virtual currency bitcoin and the blockchain technology underlying it.