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Privacy penalty weighs down Google's French Web site

A court requirement in France results in a prominent block of text telling people about a 150,000-euro fine and a commission's conclusion about how Google violated privacy law.

By Feb. 9, 2014

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Facebook's proposed privacy policy changes face FTC review

Agency asked to review whether social network's proposed changes violate a 2011 settlement agreement.

By Sep. 11, 2013

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Microsoft revises privacy policy in wake of Hotmail search case

Blowback in handling of corporate espionage case forces Microsoft to promise stronger policies protecting privacy of Hotmail account holders.

By Mar. 21, 2014

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New film goes in search of Google's first privacy policy

'Terms And Conditions May Apply,' which premieres at Sundance today, laments the decline of users' legal rights.

By Jan. 22, 2013

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Google must change privacy policy, says UK watchdog

Google must change its privacy policy or face the consequences -- so says the UK Information Commissioner's Office.

By Jul. 5, 2013

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Facebook deletes controversial privacy policy language

The social network amends its privacy policy by taking out a line related to teen users and advertising.

By Nov. 15, 2013

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Policy and privacy: Five reasons why 2012 mattered

It was the year of Internet activism with a sharp political point: Protests derailed the Stop Online Piracy Act, assisted in imploding a United Nations summit, and helped to postpone a data-sharing bill.

By Dec. 24, 2012

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Facebook's privacy policy won't be finalized for another week

The social network has faced backlash over language changes to its privacy policy during a review period. Does this mean it'll do some more wordsmithing?

By Sep. 5, 2013

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EU countries may fine Google over changes to privacy policy

Google faces a string of fines after the U.K., France, Italy, and Germany complete investigations into the search giant's revisions to its privacy policy.

By Apr. 2, 2013

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Facebook faces criticism over its privacy policy

On the heels of a lawsuit settlement over user privacy, several advocacy groups complain to the FTC that the social network uses people's data for advertising without explicit consent.

By Sep. 4, 2013