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  • Belgium Not Satisfied with Facebook’s Revised Privacy Policy

    …, for example, are particularly problematic. Users are offered no choice whatsoever with regard to their appearance in “sponsored stories” or the sharing of location data. We argue that the collection or use of device information envisaged by the 2015 data use policy does not comply with the requirements of article 5(3) of the EU e-Privacy Directive, which requires free and informed prior consent before storing or accessing information on an individual’s device. Readers: How will this play out? Image courtesy of Shutterstock. …

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