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…

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Micro businesses are still grappling with the GDPR!

A new era for data protection The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) marked a new era for the digital economy and the protection of personal data in the EU. The data privacy overhaul sought to respond to the privacy concerns presented by the digital age. What emerged was a robust regulation imposing extensive responsibilities on companies…

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Large-Scale Analysis of User Exposure to Online Advertising on Facebook

Title: Large-Scale Analysis of User Exposure to Online Advertising on Facebook Authors: ARITZ ARRATE GALÁN , Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain JOSÉ GONZÁLEZ CABAÑAS, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain ÁNGEL CUEVAS, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain and UC3M-Santander Big Data Institute, Spain MARÍA CALDERÓN, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain RUBÉN CUEVAS…

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Tracing Cross Border Web Tracking

Title: Tracing Cross Border Web Tracking   Authors: Costas Iordanou, TU Berlin  and UC3M Georgios Smaragdakis TU Berlin Ingmar Poese BENOCS Nikolaos Laoutaris Data Transparency Lab  and Eurecat   Published in: IMC ’18 Proceedings of the Internet Measurement Conference 2018   Abstract: A tracking flow is a flow between an end user and a Web…

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