Pixalates-Q3-2022 Missing Privacy Policy Report for Google and Apple


45% of mobile apps are likely child directed. The State of California has decided to tweak a new stricter privacy regulation to protect children online and it will enforce it across all apps and not just to apps designed for children (already covered by COPPA). California leads the US privacy standard. And it’s very close […]

European Internet Forum – The Data Act

European Internet Forum

Your data are becoming very valuable for you. Companies need your express consent to collect data about you and exploit them. The tech market valuations of companies monetizing people’s data is on the verge to collapse because of the mounting number of users who ‘reject all’ cookies plus deny consent to personal data collection and […]

ErnieApp has been selected as a finalist of the of the 2022 IAPP Innovation

IAPP Finalist

ErnieApp has been selected as a finalist of the of the 2022 IAPP Innovation awards thanks to its innovative solution known as the “Privacy Knowledge Manager”, in short PKM. The PKM mobile app enables users to aggregate their digital identities in one place and be able to retrieve the privacy settings interfaces for each of […]

US Supreme Court vs Google

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US Supreme Court vs Google:  will federal US law permit a major tech company like Google to be sued over which content its algorithms served up to certain users? The Gonzalez case is coming up for discussion and it could change forever the Internet that we know. Why?  Because up to now platforms are not considered […]

World Business Women’s Day

World Business Wome

October 20, 2022 15.00 BST | Women and Technology | Speed Keynote Briefing. On occasion of the World Business Women 2022 day Isabella De Michelis, CEO and founder of ErnieApp, the inventor of the Privacy Knowledge Manager app, will be a keynote speaker with Margaret Rice-Jones, Non-Executive Director (Calnex Solutions) and Deborah Leary OBE D.Univ,FRSA,CCMI, […]

Philosophy of the City

Philosophy of the City

Turin (Italy) | Valentino Castle | Philosophy of the City Annual Conference | 21st September 2022 at 5 PM CEST (Honour Room). Isabella De Michelis, CEO and founder of ErnieApp, the inventor of the Privacy Knowledge Manager app, joins Prof. Maurizio Ferraris (Università degli Studi di Torino) to discuss about New Science for the City. Read […]

Have you redeemed your unused Ernie tokens?


We are approaching the Prize draw date (October 30, 2022). This will be the last Prize Draw with Ernie tokens and starting with app release 4.0 only Ernie’s  units will be used in-app. Mind up and check your token balance right now. Redeem for 50 tokens a Prize Draw ticket. The Amazon gift cards are […]

Your consent to data processing matters, for which ‘purpose’ even more


Since the GDPR took effect in May 2018, we’ve seen over 900 fines issued across the European Economic Area (EEA) and the U.K. GDPR fines have ramped up significantly. The most frequent privacy violations are related to user’s consent abused (companies workaround the consent requirement to process people’s personal data). With the PKM you can now […]

Facebook shouldn’t build the metaverse.


“We’re in this bizarre world where the disaster that is Facebook’s influence on our culture is seen by many people as a vision of the metaverse,” said Herman Narula, Improbable CEO (Improbable is a leading game developer company massively investing in the metaverse). “I think what we learn is that Facebook probably shouldn’t build the […]

Redeem your unused Ernie tokens!


Following strong demand from our users and despite we had announced that from October 1 2022 it would have not been anymore possible to convert Ernie tokens in Prize Draw tickets, we are now extending the redemption window until app 4.0 release. Please be aware that app 4.0 is coming very soon. If you have […]