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BY THE IRISH DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: Data Protection Commission statement concerning Facebook View (glasses)
  • 20/09/2021

BY THE IRISH DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: Data Protection Commission statement concerning Facebook View (glasses)

Facebook Ireland introduced a new wearable technology product - Facebook View - in collaboration with Ray-Ban glasses in Ireland and Italy this week. Using voice-activated controls, it allows a wearer of the glasses to record short videos and take photos…

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BY THE IRISH DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: DPC launches two inquiries into TikTok concerning compliance with GDPR requirements relating to the processing of childrens’ personal data and transfers of data to China
  • 16/09/2021

BY THE IRISH DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: DPC launches two inquiries into TikTok concerning compliance with GDPR requirements relating to the processing of childrens’ personal data and transfers of data to China

The Data Protection Commission (DPC) has commenced two own-volition inquiries pursuant to section 110 of the Data Protection Act 2018 in relation to TikTok Technology Limited’s (TikTok) compliance with requirements of the GDPR. The first inquiry will examine TikTok’s compliance…

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BY THE IRISH DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: Data Protection Commission announces decision in WhatsApp inquiry
  • 02/09/2021

BY THE IRISH DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: Data Protection Commission announces decision in WhatsApp inquiry

The Data Protection Commission (DPC) has today announced a conclusion to a GDPR investigation it conducted into WhatsApp Ireland Ltd. The DPC’s investigation commenced on 10 December 2018 and it examined whether WhatsApp has discharged its GDPR transparency obligations with…

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BY THE IRISH DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: DPC launches inquiry into Facebook in relation to a collated dataset of Facebook user personal data made available on the internet
  • 14/04/2021

BY THE IRISH DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: DPC launches inquiry into Facebook in relation to a collated dataset of Facebook user personal data made available on the internet

The Data Protection Commission (DPC) today launched an own-volition inquiry pursuant to section 110 of the Data Protection Act 2018 in relation to multiple international media reports, which highlighted that a collated dataset of Facebook user personal data had been…

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BY THE IRISH DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: DPC launches inquiry into processing of personal data by the Department of Health
  • 30/03/2021

BY THE IRISH DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: DPC launches inquiry into processing of personal data by the Department of Health

The Data Protection Commission (DPC) has launched a statutory inquiry under Section 110 of the Data Protection Act, 2018 arising from the revelations on last Thursday’s Prime Time programme on RTE concerning the processing by the Department of Health of the…

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