GDPR Will Pick Up Momentum in 2019

Posted Posted in Highlights, Privacy

Jan 7 2019 | We at ErnieApp we call on digital companies to become fully open and transparent toward consumers privacy as we see it as a new powerful conversational marketing proposition. Consumers will reward those companies (with contextual data) if companies do not hide or artificially make complex how privacy is implemented on their […]

Apple, Amazon, Twitter to testify before Senate on data privacy

Posted Posted in Internet Economics, Mobile Ecosystem, Privacy

Congress isn’t done with Silicon Valley yet. The Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation is set to hold a hearing on Sept. 26 called “Examining Safeguards for Consumer Data Privacy.” “This hearing will provide leading technology companies and internet service providers an opportunity to explain their approaches to privacy, how they plan to address […]

Election Security Concerns: Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg Testifies Before Congress

Posted Posted in Highlights, Internet Economics, Privacy

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 […]