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Friday, May 14, 2021

Consumer Issues

    IKEA Goes on Trial in France for Spying on Customers

    IKEA's French branch and many of its executives are going to trial on Monday over accusations that they illegally spied on employees and customers.  In...

    France Rejects Suspension of Apple Privacy Feature

    The French data protection authority is investigating Apple's advertising tools after a complaint that its personalized advertising feature violates European Union privacy rules. A lobbyist...

    Owners Complain of ‘Drunk’ Roomba Vacuums

    Users of the robot vacuum cleaner Roomba have been complaining about strange behavior from their devices after a recent software patch.Complaints report problems like...

    Italy Fines Facebook over Data Collection Violations

    The Italian Competition Authority, Autorita Garante Della Concorrenza E Del Mercato (AGCM), has fined Facebook Ireland Ltd. and Facebook Inc. €7 million for not...

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