Facebook reveals plans to pivot to privacy-focused platforms

PR Daily

The watch word, says CEO Mark Zuckerberg, is privacy. In a blog post , he added that as he thought about the future of the internet, “I believe a privacy-focused communications platform will become even more important than today’s open platforms.”.

Report: Consumers say tech companies can do better on privacy and more

PR Daily

A recent FleishmanHillard report about reputation management and technology highlights the struggle to maintain consumers’ trust amid data breaches, privacy concerns on social media platforms, and increased hate speech online.

Privacy isn’t necessarily a good thing

Stephen Waddington

While that may be good for personal privacy, it’s a threat to public conversation. Facebook’s big play at its F8 developer conference this year was privacy. Personal privacy and security strikes at the core of Facebook’s proposition.

5 solid tips for PR pros on protecting online privacy

Agility PR Solutions

The post 5 solid tips for PR pros on protecting online privacy appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. As we become more reliant on the digital world, PR pros continue to face tough challenges. The rise of the internet and social media have made it easier to spread a message.

Stressing user privacy, Apple offers a monthly news bundling service

PR Daily

Amid that context, Apple plans to offer a subscription service that would bundle many print magazines and a couple of newspapers into a single offering—all while putting a premium on user privacy. Of particular note, Apple is touting the privacy users will enjoy while browsing.

Tightening privacy laws presenting challenges to online marketers

Agility PR Solutions

As cyberspace expands, the government is tightening regulations relating to security designed to protect people’s privacy. The post Tightening privacy laws presenting challenges to online marketers appeared first on Agility PR Solutions.

Is Google Glass Just Another Nail in Privacy’s Coffin?

Melissa Agnes

A look at Google Glass’s privacy issues and terms of service by Judith Delaney, attorney. This leads me to and enforces my second reason for writing this article: The use of Google Glass to invade and violate the privacy of others.

In a pro-privacy move, Apple would limit marketers’ tracking ability

PR Daily

Apple asserts that it can protect privacy while still offering marketers valuable feedback on their campaigns. Privacy Preserving Ad Click Attribution has three steps: Store ad clicks. This far from Apple’s first attempt to improve privacy on Safari. Eg: Profits > Privacy.

Can you have privacy under a spotlight?

PR in High Definition

There’s no doubt that the recent revelations surrounding Facebook and Cambridge Analytica have brought the notion of personal privacy under even greater scrutiny. Do the same privacy rules apply? You can do this by conducting a privacy audit.

Study: Privacy important, but not expected

PR Daily

Most people will tell you they value their privacy—but they expect less and less of it, according to a Pew Research Center study. Though the study revealed American’s attitudes regarding government surveillance, the report contained important information for marketers and PR pros.

Spotify responds to backlash over privacy policy

PR Daily

Privacy super impt. It reads, in part: In our new privacy policy, we indicated that we may ask your permission to access new types of information, including photos, mobile device location, voice controls, and your contacts.

PR pulse—Americans’ data privacy attitudes on GDPR’s anniversary

Agility PR Solutions

The post PR pulse—Americans’ data privacy attitudes on GDPR’s anniversary appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. GDPR went into effect in the European Union a year ago last month.

Can you have privacy under a spotlight?

PR in High Definition

There’s no doubt that the recent revelations surrounding Facebook and Cambridge Analytica have brought the notion of personal privacy under even greater scrutiny. Do the same privacy rules apply? For many companies, this notion of privacy may not just be a personal matter but also a business one. Being in the public eye and under a spotlight poses risks, so how can you still ensure that the person concerned has some level of personal privacy?

Privacy Policy

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These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance. Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance. By using our site, you consent to our website privacy policy. Changes to our Privacy Policy. What information do we collect?

Instagram heads off privacy concerns, most employees report burnout, and Woodward’s book interview debacle

PR Daily

Here are today’s top stories: Instagram preempts privacy questions on new messaging feature. Industry insiders should pay attention to see just how much of their privacy consumers are willing to trade away.

Viral snark over a Peloton ad, McDonald’s enters ‘chicken sandwich wars,’ and Twitter launches data-privacy hub

PR Daily

Twitter introduces data ‘Privacy Center’. It will house privacy and data-protection initiatives, announcements and products, along with security alerts. Today we are updating our Terms and Privacy Policy and launching the Twitter Privacy Center.

93% of reporters visit online newsrooms, Ford’s sly emoji pitch, and FaceApp defends privacy

PR Daily

FaceApp defends privacy record. An app that uses AI to edit users’ selfies has gone viral again , prompting a rash of privacy concerns and an official response from the company. Related reading: Report: Consumers say tech companies can do better on privacy and more.

Apple takes swipe at Google and others with privacy-themed billboard

PR Daily

Apple hopes that its strong stance on privacy can help preserve its brand reputation and strong customer bond. CNBC reported : The message, which takes up about 13 floors of building, says: “What happens on your iPhone, stays on your iPhone” with the URL to Apple’s privacy website.

When A Privacy Breach Is A PR Crisis: How To Avoid It

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

The best privacy crisis is the one that doesn’t happen, of course. The post When A Privacy Breach Is A PR Crisis: How To Avoid It appeared first on Crenshaw Communications. What would happen if your emails were disclosed for all to see?

AT&T, Comcast and Verizon strike out against internet privacy backlash

PR Daily

Comcast, Verizon and AT&T are promising not to sell users’ browser history in the wake of successful congressional vote last week to get rid of regulations that protected users’ privacy online. Verizon is fully committed to the privacy of our customers.

Data, Privacy and Why Solo PR Pros Should Care

Solo PR Pro

The revelations about Cambridge Analytica come at a time when organizations have made privacy changes to comply with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), that reshapes privacy laws across Europe (and has an impact around the globe).

Samsung answers privacy concerns over TV voice recognition

PR Daily

Some even compared the language to a passage in George Orwell’s “1984”: Left: Samsung SmartTV privacy policy, warning users not to discuss personal info in front of their TV Right: 1984 pic.twitter.com/osywjYKV3W.

Brand managers gird for Calif. privacy act, Blizzard backtracks after criticism, and women-led organizations earn more

PR Daily

Good morning, PR pros: The California Consumer Privacy Act will take effect Jan. Communicators will have to become more savvy about data collection in light of privacy concerns and restrictions to provide consumers with valuable content and offerings.

WhatsApp takes a stand on privacy by encrypting users’ data

PR Daily

What do you think about WhatsApp recent stance on privacy and encryption? The Apple/FBI row may be over, but users’ security concerns remain high.

Privacy vs. progress: protecting users from data-gathering

Media Bullseye

Despite the potential for using data to improve PR efforts, it is important to consider the impact this information can have on the average consumer, as this gathering of data could blossom into a personal privacy issue. Mozilla’s fight for privacy.

Privacy PR—are ISPs monitoring, sharing and selling our personal data?

Agility PR Solutions

The post Privacy PR—are ISPs monitoring, sharing and selling our personal data?

Privacy, Security, Transparency, and Crisis Management

Zignal Labs

The post Privacy, Security, Transparency, and Crisis Management appeared first on Zignal Labs

THE TRUTH ALWAYS COMES OUT’ – Mark on the privacy injunction in the British Media

Mark My Words

Mark My Words american press british press celebrities celebrity celebrity management Celebrity Relationship divorce injuction press privacy social media truth injunction ixzz45vk5asdu 3526916 threesome mailonline marital dailymail boundariesThe injunction farce shows there are no boundaries in social media, according to a PR and branding consultant. Mark Borkowski said the truth will ultimately come out as it did when football’s Ryan Giggs tried to hide his infidelity.

5 Questions with Mark Cuban About Online Privacy

David PR Group

It might seem like a contradiction that an executive and celebrity with a huge public persona would be blazing trails for online privacy, but billionaire Mark Cuban is doing just that. Cuban, owner of the Dallas Mavericks and a star of CNBC’s Shark Tank , takes privacy so seriously that he has multiple business interests devoted to helping individuals and companies send and receive messages and post on social media more securely and more privately. We take privacy seriously.

How Privacy Conscious Brands Can Gain an Edge on the Competition

Beyond PR

As consumers become warier of digital ads that infringe on their privacy, brands must think of ways to relate to their customers without appearing to intrude on them. Is Privacy Consciousness the New Corporate Social Responsibility?

Could the Survival of Facebook Depend on Its Privacy?

Waxing UnLyrical

In the past, I’ve made the argument that your privacy is not Facebook’s responsibility, and I still believe that. You just read Could the Survival of Facebook Depend on Its Privacy? Could the Survival of Facebook Depend on Its Privacy?

Solo PR Twitter Chat: Data Privacy, Social Media and Summer Business Development

Solo PR Pro

Q3: In wake of GDPR, are your clients having more discussions about data and privacy? Q5: Have recent privacy concerns & scandals shifted how your clients view social media? The post Solo PR Twitter Chat: Data Privacy, Social Media and Summer Business Development appeared first on Solo PR Pro. The long-running #solopr Twitter chat is a popular chat for independent and small business pros in public relations, communications, social media and related fields.

Bits, Bytes and the Ethics of Data

PRSay

Revelations about Cambridge Analytica arrive at a time when organizations are already making privacy changes to comply with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which took effect on May 25. The regulation has reshaped privacy laws across Europe, and also applies to U.S.

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Google admits ‘error’ in failing to tell consumers about Nest microphone

PR Daily

But it’s a privacy-conscious world now, where a company like Purism appeals to consumers by selling laptops and phones with hard kill switches for microphones and webcams. Engadget wrote : It’s the latest in a series of privacy-related blunders for the company.

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Tool of the Month: Jumbo

PR in High Definition

So the next time the data privacy demons are whispering in your ear, threatening to expose all those times you asked Alexa to play the Vengaboys, make sure you grab your Jumbo app to safeguard your guilty pleasures (and the other important data too). Blog PR tools jumbo privacy tool

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What to Do When Your Internal Communications Goes External

PRSay

Thought Leadership email privacy employee communications internal communication leadershipAnything written inside an organization should be treated as if it could quickly go public.

Linking Cybersecurity and Corporate Reputation. Survey Results Coming Soon!

Reputation Us

Cyber Security Reputation cyber security Cybersecurity data privacy DHM Research RepUs reputation reputation management ReputationUsIn the coming weeks, RepUs and DHM Research will nationally unveil the results of the first of its kind survey that links the impact cyber attacks have on corporations’ reputation. The study will also explore the variables of trust and confidence consumers have after a result of a cyber incident.

Why Millennials Won’t Unplug From Facebook

PRSay

Millennials are apathetic about digital privacy. Recent studies show a paradox in the millennial perspective on digital privacy. ” Moreover, 34 percent of respondents in this survey say they don’t worry about their privacy at all.

GDPR in PR: A European Law That Impacts Everyone

Ishmael's Corner

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What You Don’t Know About Malaysia Airlines and How They’ve Handled the Crisis of Flight MH370

Melissa Agnes

The Act applies to Malaysia Airlines and they so state in their privacy policy. Malaysia has framed their Act similar to the European Union Directives and other countries are following with EU modeled privacy laws globally. Case Studies Online Privacy Laws and Regulations