Straits Interactive maintains a blog with articles contributed by our personal data protection experts.
Here are some of the articles written about everyday examples relating to personal data protection.
10 Jan 2019
A 2019 Crystal Ball Gaze of the Top Five Data Protection Trends in the Region
2018 has been, in our view, a significant year in the field of data protection. With two years to prepare for it, the coming into force of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in May 2018 nevertheless had the whole world talking about it … and trying to make sense of it.
Data Protection Officers – hottest item in technology
In 2018, companies across the world are scrambling to comply with the data privacy laws that are shooting up everywhere. Europe is joining the bandwagon in May; it represents the biggest shake-up of personal data privacy rules since the birth of the Internet. And the Philippines is no exception: the Data Privacy Act (DPA) was signed into law in 2012 and is now strictly implemented by the National Privacy Commission (NPC).
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is at the top of many minds now because the new rules will be coming into effect in just a few weeks – on 25 May 2018, to be exact. Everyone who has dealings with data subjects of the European Union (EU) has to take care in how they handle the personal data.
The latest news articles about the Computer Electronics Show (CES) in the United of States of America got me thinking about the smart gadgets popping up that are making life easier for us. In particular, our phone has evolved to become the ‘centre of the universe’ – every possible app has been written for it to control something or other.