Women’s European Council is the women’s pre-summit ahead of European Council meeting bringing together civil society, MEPs, European Commissioners and Representatives of the Council of the EU. #WEUCO aims at bringing gender equality at the top of the EU’s agenda, with a view to impacting public policies in order to increase women’s participation in the […]
Google freshly appointed Chief Privacy Officer Keith Enright wrote this week “Now, more than any other time I have worked in this field, there is real momentum to develop baseline rules of the road for data protection”, and then he added “Google welcomes this and supports comprehensive, baseline privacy regulation”. So it seems Big G […]
Interestingly enough we head to another US Congress hearing (Sept 26, 2018) focused on how companies use commercially personal data and in addition to the usual suspects invited to testify (Facebook, Google and Twitter) we now have newcomers (Amazon , AT&T and Apple) also invited to explain how they collect and use people data. Seems […]
ErnieApp has presented to the IEEE International Workshop on Computer-Aided Modeling Analysis and Design of Communication Links and Networks a novel in-network adblock detection technique based on Machine Learning. The rise of adblockers is creating lots of concerns to the online content publishing industry, as it severely affects the possibility to offer free-content to end-users […]
Amazon it’s showing that it’s possible to create an ecosystem from scratch and drive partners sign up at the speed of light when it’s about real value creation and their Alexa seems to score a great success with consumers around the world. One question we should pose ourselves though is whereby the speed at which […]
Facebook and Twitter executives plan to defend their companies in two congressional hearings, arguing they are aggressively trying to root out foreign actors who want to do the United States harm just weeks before the midterm elections. Twitter’s CEO Jack Dorsey will also face angry Republicans who claim the companies have shown evidence of bias […]
Isabella De Michelis presents ErnieApp at Data Transparency Lab 2017.
The chairman of one of the largest ad firms in the world believes that major upheavals in the media landscape will see consumers soon share the wealth of large technology companies. Maurice Levy, the former CEO and now chairman of Publicis Groupe, a $15.8 billion French ad giant, predicted that a third party will act […]
An Introduction to the Right to Monetize (RTM) by Isabella de Michelis di Slonghello – CEO ErnieApp and Luca Bolognini – Chair, Istituto Italiano per la Privacy e la Valorizzazione dei Dati Without Internet users, consuming on line services and applications, the digital economy would not exist. Its expansion and diversification would not flourish. Each […]
Congresswoman Kathy Castor, U.S. Representative for Florida’s 14th congressional district, asks Mark Zuckerberg whether Facebook is collecting personal information on users even when they logoff the platform and browse on a website that contains Facebook share button.