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Hayley Tsukayama / Washington Post:
Google, Apple, Microsoft, Khan Academy, and others sign pledge to protect K-12 student privacy   —  Google, Khan Academy join in student privacy pledge  —  Google has signed on to a pledge promising not to sell ads on its products designed for schools.  (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
Jan 21, 2015, 12:55 AMIn context
Brad Smith / The Official Microsoft Blog:
Apple, Amazon, other tech giants, trade groups, and academics support Microsoft in its case against US Government on overseas search warrants   —  Business, Media and Civil Society Speak Up in Key Privacy Case  —  Today represents an important milestone in our litigation concerning …
Dec 15, 2014, 4:05 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
EU Regulators Invite Google, Microsoft to Discuss ‘Right to Be Forgotten’   —  Ruling Has Become Latest Battleground Over Freedom of Speech and the Right to Online Privacy  —  European Union privacy watchdogs plan to raise concerns about the implementation by Google Inc. of the bloc's new …
Jul 17, 2014, 12:45 PMIn context
Dara Kerr / CNET:
Microsoft unleashes ‘Bing in the Classroom’ ad-free search   —  The tech giant looks to get an A+ with the roll out of a student-friendly version of its search engine, which has zero ads, privacy controls, and filters that block adult content and ad targeting.  —  Microsoft
Apr 23, 2014, 2:15 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Microsoft's Enterprise Cloud Services Get A Privacy Thumbs Up From Europe's Data Protection Authorities   —  Microsoft is no stranger to the chilling effects of European regulation, facing fines for some of its own practices and seeing rivals like Google get off the hook more lightly.
Apr 10, 2014, 8:00 AMIn context
Brad Smith / Microsoft on the Issues:
Microsoft changes stance, won't inspect customer data in stolen IP cases, referring instead to law enforcement   —  We're listening: Additional steps to protect your privacy  —  General Counsel & Executive Vice President, Legal & Corporate Affairs, Microsoft
Mar 28, 2014, 2:40 PMIn context
Mark Sweney / Guardian:
UK ad watchdog clears Microsoft ad campaign attacking Gmail privacy standards   —  Microsoft wins battle over ads attacking Google privacy standards  —  Advertising Standards Authority agrees Gmail's scanning of email contents to target ads sets it apart from Outlook.com
Mar 27, 2014, 4:35 AMIn context
Michael Arrington / Uncrunched:
About That Time Google Spied On My Gmail   —  I'm reading about how Microsoft read a blogger's Hotmail (or other Microsoft hosted email) to determine who leaked Microsoft information to that blogger.  Microsoft's response is pathetic, stating that “the privacy of our customers is incredibly important to us” …
Mar 21, 2014, 5:15 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Self-Destructing And Encrypted Message App Wickr Raises $9M Series A Led By Alsop Louie   —  Microsoft's Cortana Gets A Sneak Preview, Looks Like A Circle And Will Call You Whatever You Want  —  The sale of WhatsApp to Facebook for $19 billion and the heightened awareness of data security …
Mar 3, 2014, 4:50 PMIn context
Rich McCormick / The Verge:
Google leads pack as ten tech firms spend more than $61 million lobbying Washington   —  Ten of the largest technology companies in the US spent more than $61 million lobbying Washington in 2013, according to an analysis of records filed by Consumer Watchdog earlier this week.
Jan 22, 2014, 9:35 PMIn context

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