Data privacy Online fashion retailer defends system of ranking staff like products

Zalando, Europe's biggest online-only fashion retailer, has rejected accusations that a performance management tool that asks employees to give feedback …

Google U.S. lawmakers question Google about collection of health records

U.S. Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren along with fellow Senators Richard Blumenthal and Bill Cassidy wrote a letter to Alphabet's Google …

Data privacy Microsoft updates terms on data privacy amid EU probe

Microsoft said on Monday it was updating the privacy provisions of its commercial cloud contracts after European regulators found its …

Data privacy Personal? Private? No such thing in data-hungry world

Personal data reveals a slew of secrets about friends and family so regulators should stop fixating on individual privacy and …

Data protection Amazon says customers have to protect own data

Amazon's cloud computing customers have to decide themselves how best to protect sensitive information online, a senior executive said on …

Data protection U.S. antitrust laws can supposedly address tech monopolies

The U.S. Justice Department antitrust chief said on Friday that existent U.S. antitrust laws are "flexible enough" to address harm …

Facebook Facebook fights disclosing app records in Massachusetts privacy probe

Facebook Inc on Thursday urged a judge not to force it to turn over records to Massachusetts' attorney general disclosing …

Facebook Facebook executives planned ‘switcharoo’ on data policy change

Facebook Inc began cutting off access to user data for app developers from 2012 to squash potential rivals while presenting …

Data privacy Australian regulator files privacy suit against Google

An Australian regulator has filed a lawsuit against Alphabet Inc's <GOOGL.O> Google, accusing it of misleading smartphone users about how …

Data privacy Regulators expected to make Google sweat for Fitbit deal approval

U.S. antitrust regulators have little reason to oppose plans by Google's <GOOGL.O> parent Alphabet to buy Fitbit, but that does …

Data privacy Uber will not share electric bike rider data with LA

Uber Technologies Inc said it would not share real-time location data of its electric bike riders with the city of …

Google Google responds to Texas antitrust investigators’ data demands

Texas officials managing a sprawling investigation of the advertising practices at Alphabet Inc's Google have begun receiving data from the …