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Google, Facebook Still Use ‘Invasive' Data Mining Methods: NCC

7 monthes ago   |   By Android Headlines

Google and Facebook still rely on “invasive” methods of data collection, hence going against the spirit of the General Data Protection Regulation that went into effect in the European Union late last month, the Norwegian Consumer Council said Wednesday. The default data options offered to Facebook and Google users are aggressively geared toward forcing consent to as many data collection programs as possible, regardless of whether one is interested in utilizing their full portfolios or just individual services, according to the NCC's study. While it's still unclear whether those practices...
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