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24 Sep 2020 By Jim Killock

NHS App users get privacy; other visitors get nothing

Today the Government launched its England and Wales COVID App, and its new rules to ensure that bars and restaurants keep records of customers who visit.
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05 Aug 2020 By Jim Killock

Fighting and winning for privacy, where was the ICO

The Government admitted their Test and Trace programme is operating unlawfully, but we should never have had to threaten legal action.
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Fighting and winning for privacy, where was the ICO

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Make data protection law work for everyone

We have an opportunity to strengthen a vital part of the Data Protection Act that will help stop companies and individuals from abusing your personal data.
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The US trade deal will change the UK’s internet

As the UK negotiates a future trade deal with the US, our government is under enormous pressure from American tech giants to water down privacy protections.
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Who do they think you are?

Political parties are profiling voters across the UK, using personal data purchased from the same people who give you a credit score to try and guess information about your religious and political beliefs, family life and social status.
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