Jumping the gun on EU data protection


Europe’s data protection regime is now nearly 20 years old, predating the cloud, social media and smartphones. When the current law was passed, I was just getting the hang of surfing the web with Netscape Navigator and was about to be granted my very own email address at university, accessed through Pine. Suffice to say that the current regime is looking more than a little out of date.


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Story added 30. July 2013, content source with full text you can find at link above.