$19 Million Settlement for Droid App Charges Between Google and FTC

$19 Million Settlement for Droid App Charges Between Google and FTC

Unsuspecting children downloaded apps from the Google Play store with “unlimited in-app charges without Google requiring entry of a password or other account holder involvement to obtain the account holder’s consent before the charges were incurred” according to FTC (Federal Trade Commission) Chair Edith Ramirez

Challenges to EU ‘right to Be Forgotten’ Implementation

Challenges to EU ‘right to Be Forgotten’ Implementation

Approximately “91,000 requests” to be forgotten have been submitted to Google since the May 2014 EU European Court of Justice ruling which has led to “a total of 328,000 links that applicants wanted taken down” according to a BBC news report.   The report went to say that Google’s ‘right to be forgotten’ statistics so far are: