The full Hotline.ie Press Release is available here.

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Frivolities aside, whether daily, weekly or monthly activities, these have one thing in common: our Personal Data.

Whereas we all realise that banking PINs and transactions are Personal Data and we’re pretty careful not to disclose that information, users are often oblivious to the Personal Data they are potentially sharing when //Full Article 

A recent Nationwide Survey commissioned by Hotline.ie has found that Irish parents ranked “exposure to dangerous people” as their number one concern regarding children’s use of the Internet.

Similar research conducted 13 years ago, in 2001, for the Government’s Internet Advisory Board, showed access to adult pornography as the top concern. Not only has adult pornography dropped to 2nd place but //Full Article 

CJEU ruling on Spanish Google “right to be forgotten” in relation to search engines has very worrying implications for the ISP industry and for society as a whole.

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has ruled that an individual may request an Internet Search Provider to remove their personal information from search results when that information is outdated or irrelevant. What is particularly curious is this same principle does not appear to apply to //Full Article