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Statement: Live facial recognition technology in King's Cross 0

Statement from Elizabeth Denham, Information Commissioner, on the use of live facial recognition technology in King’s Cross, London. Source: ico.org.uk

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Blog: Three top issues for town and parish councils 0

The advent of the GDPR in May 2018 brought new data protection obligations for many organisations. Some of this presented a challenge, particularly for smaller organisations like parish and town

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ICO launches consultation on the draft framework code of practice for the use of personal data in political campaigning 0

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is consulting on a new framework code of practice for the use of personal data in political campaigning. The framework code will serve both as

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Protecting children online: update on progress of ICO code 0

In April, I blogged about the ICO’s work to help protect children online. I’m pleased to report that my team and I are making good progress on producing a code

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ICO joins international signatories in raising Libra data protection concerns 0

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has joined data protection authorities around the world in raising common data protection concerns about the proposed Libra digital currency and infrastructure.   Source: ico.org.uk

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Fully automated decision making AI systems (blogger post) 0

Reuben Binns, our Research Fellow in Artificial Intelligence (AI), and Valeria Gallo, Technology Policy Adviser, discuss some of the key safeguards organisations should implement when using solely automated AI systems

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ICO fines boiler replacement company for thousands of nuisance calls made to TPS subscribers 0

Making it Easy Ltd has been fined £160,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) for making spam calls to people registered with the Telephone Preference Service (TPS). Source: ico.org.uk

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Royal Free NHS Foundation Trust update, July 2019 0

In July 2017, following reports concerning the use of Google DeepMind’s Streams application at the Royal Free NHS Foundation Trust, the ICO announced that the processing of personal data within

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People care more about how their personal data is used. But what aspects cause them most concern? 0

Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham introduces our Annual Track 2019 report. Source: ico.org.uk

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What Happens to Companies After a Data Breach? 0

The recent data breaches reported by Marriott International, British Airways, and many more enterprises, make one thing perfectly clear – no one is safe online. We’ve seen what happens once

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