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).

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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?

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?

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.

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?

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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?

A new era for brand trust – how PR must adapt

PR in High Definition

Privacy will be a big theme in 2018. The regulation will come into play in May 2018 – and if privacy and data protection wasn’t already all people could talk about last year, then just you wait for the explosion this year! But one consequence of GDPR is that people will become more aware of the protection of data and their privacy – which has already started to result in people losing trust in some of the major technology providers.

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

Stuck in the middle

PRSay

Our privileged status comes with tremendous responsibility to protect the company’s privacy and safeguard confidential information. Ethics Thought Leadership BEPS middle PREthics privacy stuck

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

Five ways marketers can prepare for GDPR

PR in High Definition

Facilitated by Firefly CEO Claire Walker, our team of experts included Simon Morrissey, Head of Data and Privacy at law firm Lewis Silkin, Nicholas Dunn-McAfee, Head of Policy and Research at the PRCA and Simon Loopuit, CEO and founder of trust-hub. Blog Charlotte Stoel European PR PR tips Technology Traditional PR data privacy gdpr PR public relationsDoes the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) make you want to just delete all your data and start afresh?

Google’s Creeping Me Out

Flatiron Communications

Maybe I’m naive to think that some semblance of privacy remains in my digital life. ” I looked at Goggle’s terms of service under “privacy,” and did not see any plain (i.e., The Flack Alphabet digital advertising digital privacy GMail GOOG Google

Australia Joins Other Nations Investigating Facebook

Ron Torossian

The purpose of the investigation is to determine if Facebook violated Australia’s privacy laws. Angelene Falk, information and privacy commissioner for the Office of the Australian Information Commission, told the media: “Given the global nature … READ MORE ».

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.

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.

A letter to break your heart

Prakkypedia

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.

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?

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.

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.

Communicators, now is the time to act on GDPR

PR Daily

What you may not know is how profoundly these new data privacy rules will affect your job and organization. Get up to speed on what you need to know during the GDPR and Data Privacy for Communicators webinar on June 21.

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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Why public relations must wake up to wearables

PR Conversations

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Mr. Zuckerberg Goes To Washington: A PR View

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

After months of negative coverage following the Cambridge Analytica data privacy scandal and a series of half-hearted public responses, Zuck faced the music. It also raised an interesting question about his right to – well, privacy.) JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images.

Decoding Apple vs. the FBI and Its Implications for the Future of Internet of Things

Stern + Associates

Speakers & Authorities Cyber Security encryption Internet of Things Jonathan Zittrain privacy TechnologyCongressional testimony is underway in Apple’s stand-off with the U.S. government over the FBI’s request for what the tech titan equates to a master key for its devices. The issues. The post Decoding Apple vs. the FBI and Its Implications for the Future of Internet of Things appeared first on Stern Strategy Group.

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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Influencer Marketing Search Engine to Roll Out on Facebook

Ron Torossian

This comes after scandals about privacy and changes to the Facebook algorithm pushed a lot of digital marketers away from the channel in the first place.

PART 1: Big Data 101 for PR

AirPR

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.

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

ReimaginePR

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

Getting Back on the Right Path

Waxing UnLyrical

Apparently there are better ways to handle this, as Matt Gemmell explained in the post that initially revealed the privacy breach. Business Guest Posts Marketing Social Media Dave Morin Michael Schechter Path privacy breach responding to criticismGuest post by Michael Schechter.

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Analyzing First Responders In Crisis PR

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Facebook’s response to the recent data privacy controversy was immediate – so immediate that it happened the day before the scandal broke. Facebook’s first instinct was to claim it was a victim of Cambridge Analytica’s mistake and to deflect with a series of privacy policy changes.

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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.