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.

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.

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?

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.

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.

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

Privacy Policy


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?

3 Things You Don’t Know About Social Media Monitoring

Waxing UnLyrical

But with more and more monitoring platforms gobbling up big data, and as individuals become increasingly concerned about their personal privacy rights online, social media privacy training and social media surveillance training have become equally critical.

Protecting Your Reputation: Active Steps You Can Take to Keep Your Private Life Private

PR in Your Pajamas

Getting more exposure and publicity for your business is great, but not at the expense of your privacy. PR Resources internet privacy online privacy smartphone security tablet security

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.

Why public relations must wake up to wearables

PR Conversations

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PRoust Questionnaire: Sean Kelly

PR Conversations

At a time when transparency and accountability are high on everyone’s agenda, PR professionals are busy developing strategies for organizations to achieve objectives in these areas while protecting privacy.

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What Does Canada’s New Anti-Spam Legislation Mean for your Organization?

Melissa Agnes

Online Privacy Laws and Regulations The Canadian Government has introduced a new Anti-Spam Legislation. This Act takes effect on July 1, 2014 and applies to Canadian organizations or individuals sending commercially electronic messages to other Canadian organizations or individuals.

PART 1: Big Data 101 for PR


The emphasis of each Big Data conversation may be different: it may be making sure no data is lost, or the privacy and security concerns of using the cloud, or the automation of analytical […].

How Facebook Could Become Irrelevant

Waxing UnLyrical

Guest Posts Jim Dougherty Social Media facebook privacy in social media teenagers and social networksAfter surpassing 1 billion users this past month, Facebook has become an institution that appears to have some staying power.

A letter to break your heart


Ironically, some recipients might feel that their privacy has been invaded. See the tips on relationship scams on the ACCC YouTube channel here: communications privacy protection public relations Some people make jokes about online dating.

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.

Make your mobile phone valueless

David PR Group

David online privacy online reputation management public relationsSince I started helping people with online reputation issues, I have heard some amazing tales but few as educational as this one. A lady called me up with an awful problem.

PRoust Questionnaire: Sean Kelly

PR Conversations

At a time when transparency and accountability are high on everyone’s agenda, PR professionals are busy developing strategies for organizations to achieve objectives in these areas while protecting privacy.

Frederick Ghahramani donating $1,000,000 to Help Repeal Bill C-51


If Harper and his staff have nothing to hide, let them surrender their privacy and rights just like the rest of us. Please contact or cell (416) 568-5974 to arrange an interview or for more information. Entrepreneur Pledges $1,000,000 to Fight Bill C-51.

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.

Journalists Less Skeptical, More Reliant on Social Media


Yet, with rising concerns over privacy and security and major fundamental changes in the way the digital world works, more than half of journalists believe social media undermines the value of their profession. Security and Privacy Raise Concerns.

Physician Internet Defamation: How Doctors Can Deal with False Reviews and Protect Their Reputation

Melissa Agnes

A note about HIPAA: The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) is essentially medical privacy legislation that, for purposes of this blog, prevents physicians from discussing patients and information about their health. By Whitney C.

Can Your Reputation Withstand Increased Surveillance?

David PR Group

Now, don’t get me wrong, I’m not anti-technology or a privacy zealot. David online reputation management privacy public relations surveillanceSitting in a restaurant with a friend recently, I asked a simple question: How many cameras are in this place?

Do You Have a Stake In The Personal Data Market?

Waxing UnLyrical

Guest Posts Media Shakirah Dawud Social Media data mining personal data privacyI read an article in AdAge a couple of weeks ago that described the way the customer data market is set to change , due to new “personal data vault and brokerage” companies like

Why Facebook’s New Safety Measures Are an Improvement

Waxing UnLyrical

Guest Posts Matt LaCasse Public Relations Social Media facebook online security privacy safetyGuest post by Matt LaCasse. The chief complaints I hear about Facebook are about its safety and security.

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Apple’s PR Showdown

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

But it did so in a way that invited support from data security experts and tech influencers and positioned the company as protecting the privacy of all iPhone users. It’s been a tough few months for Apple’s PR team.

Snapchat admits deleted photos aren’t really deleted

PR Daily

Even before today’s consent decree was announced, we had resolved most of those concerns over the past year by improving the wording of our privacy policy, app description, and in-app just-in-time notifications. Oh, snap!

Google Earns Positive PR On Diversity – Under Duress

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

In this case the specter of sex discrimination – along with other, even less manageable issues like privacy and anti-competitive practices – is the last thing Google needs.

Papa John’s gets an earful after jokey apology to singer

PR Daily

million Twitter followers complains about a privacy breach? Customer and employee privacy is important to us. Azalea wasn’t too pleased with that response, issuing a series of 10 tweets about how the driver breached her privacy and the response was unprofessional. A spokesman told ABC News : Privacy of our customers and employees is extremely important to us. What should a brand manager do when a singer with more than 4.2

When Corporate CEOs Challenge The President

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Although Apple CEO Tim Cook guarded his privacy for several years, he was ultimately moved to speak in favor of marriage equality and against “religious freedom” legislation that many in his position view as a thinly veiled license to discriminate against LGBT people.

The 2 Types of Social Network to Navigate for Social Listening


Privacy filters differ depending on each network, but pages are generally more restricted in regards to how they engage with fellow users. While these networks do provide an opportunity to choose privacy over transparency.

GDPR Primer for Marketing and Public Relations

Shift Communications

Marketers, advertisers, and public relations professionals are ill-informed and ill-equipped to manage the largest change in data and privacy in the last 20 years: GDPR. Privacy by design : Rather than be an add-on, companies are expected to design their systems for privacy from the ground up.

Ad Blocking & PR: Trends & Opportunities


Since many consumers block ads as a way of protecting their privacy, websites that readers trust and care about will have an advantage.

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What You Need to Know About LinkedIn’s New Changes


for people concerned about privacy issues, presumably enabling Linkedin’s p rivate and semi-private modes would keep LinkedIn from outing you as a reader). LinkedIn recently announced significant changes to its desktop and its search functions.

How to Get Quality Leads on Your Blog


6: Take reader privacy seriously. To elicit trust, you may want to add a privacy policy to your site that tells readers how you’re planning to use their information — reassuring them that you won’t sell or share their personal data.

5 New Social Media Tools That You Should Know About


This adds a deeper relevance to contextual hashtags, presumably will make search more helpful, and of course may create some concern about privacy for some users. If there is one thing that is constant about social media platforms (besides their URLs), it is that they change fast.

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Keeping It Professionally Real on Social Media

Shift Communications

Sure there are privacy options, and you can have ‘protected’ accounts, but you should operate under the assumption that anything you post can be seen. Be an expert on your privacy options. Every network has its own set of privacy options.

ICOs, the new Press Release for a Blockchain World

Flack's Revenge

It combines a so-called trust protocol and distributed ledger that can solve privacy, security, and inclusion issues. Crowdfunding burst onto the scene years ago giving startups a way to not only raise money but also build buzz.

Book Review of Outside Insight book: Understanding (and navigating) Data within the Media Landscape

Karen Freberg

Algorithm changes, impact of privacy, fake influence and buying likes, and many more topics were covered here. I have been using Meltwater in my PR and Crisis Communication class ( #FrebergPR ) this semester, and it has been one of the best decisions.