USE OF SENSITIVE PERSONAL DATA IN ONLINE PLATFORMS: THE CASE OF FACEBOOK

The citizens of the European Union (EU) have demonstrated serious concerns regarding the management of personal information by online services. The 2015 Eurobarometer about data protection reveals that: 53% of EU citizens do not like that Internet companies use their personal information in tailored advertising. The EU reacted to citizens’ concerns with the approval of…

SMOOTH at the ICT2018!

If you were in Vienna last week you may have seen SMOOTH! From December 4th to 6th the SMOOTH consortium participated in the ICT 2018 event. ICT2018 was organised by DG Connect and the Austrian presidency of the EU. This research and innovation fair focused on the European Union’s priorities in the digital transformation of…