Friday, 2 July 2021

Are Facebook Pages compatible with GDPR?

According to the German date protection regulator, Federal Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information , Facebook Pages are not compliant with GDPR. In July 2021, the German data protection regulator had ordered all government departments to shut down their Facebook Pages because the transfer of date between the EU and the US falls short of being compliant with the EU data protection regulations 

Sunday, 11 April 2021

Can social media companies cancel history?

Watch solicitor Yair Cohen interview on the dangers of social media censorship. https://yaircohen.co.uk​ Never before in human history, those in charge of carrying public information to billions of people across the planet had been left unregulated. The closest example we have to information carriers on a large scale, are telephone companies and TV news stations, both of which operate under licences which prohibit discrimination or selection of their users. Certainly not selection which is based on race or on political affiliation. Because social media companies are unregulated, they can censor the information that you and I receive. They can also tweak their algorithm and force-feed us with information of their choice, instead of the information that we are seeking. Watch solicitor Yair Cohen interview on the dangers of social media censorship.