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Action Against TikTok: 'Insufficient Protection of Children and Violation of GDPR Regulations

2020-09-14 09:26:31

This article was published on 28 July 2020 on AboutICT.nl in the Netherlands.TikTok falls short of protecting children using the app. This...

The problem called TikTok: 'Breaking into children's accounts'

2020-09-02 09:05:01

The short TikTok videos with funny dances and cheerful music seem completely innocent at first sight. “But that's not it,” says Dutch...

Parents urged to hand over details for TikTok class action

2020-08-27 10:24:15

A Dutch privacy non-profit is collecting information from parents to bolster an impending collective lawsuit against video-sharing app...

Fingers pointing at TikTok

2020-08-24 11:56:14

TikTok must be safer, says Foundation for Market Information Research (SOMI). They think that TikTok falls short in protecting children who...

Violation of children's privacy when using TikTok

2020-08-24 10:31:38

TikTok is the popular social media app of Chinese origin. You can record short music videos with it and share them with the world. However,...

Action against TikTok: 'Insufficient protection of children and violation of GDPR regulations'

2020-08-24 10:01:08

TikTok falls short of protecting children using the app. That is what the Foundation for Market Information Research (SOMI) claims. The app...

The Chinese app TikTok is finally being tackled

2020-08-24 09:04:10

The Foundation for Market Information Research (SOMI) calls on parents worldwide to report to the foundation when their children have used...

TikTok’s GDPR compliance probed amid accusations of data misuse

2020-08-24 08:44:07

Dutch privacy organisation SOMI claims TikTok falls short in protecting young users, and that it is likely violating GDPRThis article was...

The Foundation for Market Information Research starts research into TikTok

2020-08-21 14:25:32

The Foundation for Market Information Research (SOMI) is calling on parents worldwide to join an action against TikTok. TikTok may have...

Does TikTok Violate Children's Privacy?

2020-07-23 12:41:28

The United States, India, South Korea: More and more countries are concerned about TikTok. Is the Netherlands lagging behind in this?This...

SOMI app gives you control over your data

2020-11-13 13:56:10

Foundation for Market Information Research (SOMI) has launched the SOMI app. With the app, consumers can request their personal data from...

Palantir Technologies suspected of privacy issues

2020-11-16 13:02:20

Foundation Research Market Information (SOMI) represents European citizens in research into the activities of the American data analysis...

TikTok's GDPR compliance is under investigation for allegations of data misuse

2020-11-17 09:05:50

TikTok does not fulfill its obligation to protect children who use its services and is likely to collect and distribute juvenile personal...

Privacy advocates are calling for a European investigation into Palantir

2020-11-17 09:16:37

The Dutch privacy group SOMI calls for a comprehensive investigation into the EU-wide activities of the disputed data analytics firm...

Privacy advocates call for European probe into Palantir

2020-11-17 09:29:17

Dutch group SOMI is trying to raise awareness of Palantir’s data privacy practices and how it works with European government agenciesThis...

Privacy advocates demand a European survey of Palantir

2020-11-17 09:33:51

The Dutch privacy group SOMI is calling for an extensive investigation into the activities of the controversial data analytics firm Palantir...

Privacy advocates call for a European investigation into Palantir

2020-11-17 09:56:47

The Dutch privacy group SOMI is calling for a wide-ranging investigation into the activities of the controversial data analytics firm...

Palantir dives deep into the red

2020-11-19 11:08:18

The American big data analysis security specialist Palantir saw its revenue increase by 52 percent in the third quarter of its fiscal year...

Dutch Group Calls for Scrutiny of Palantir Over Opaque Partnerships With EU Law Enforcement Agencies, Possible Privacy Violations

2020-11-26 11:10:23

SOMI, a Dutch privacy group, is calling for a large-scale investigation into the partnerships that data analytics company Palantir...

Dutch privacy group calls for investigation into Palantir due to privacy concerns

2020-12-15 13:56:11

According to ComputerWeekly, the Dutch privacy group SOMI is calling for an investigation into the activities of controversial data...

'Dutch regulators must now intervene at TikTok'

2021-01-28 13:50:09

The Foundation for Market Information Research raises the alarm after the death of two children as a result of TikTok challenges.This...

'Regulators in the Netherlands must now intervene at TikTok'

2021-01-28 14:23:22

Dutch and European regulators now have to intervene with the video app TikTok to guarantee the safety of users. That is the view of the...

Regulators must intervene to protect young TikTok users

2021-01-28 14:43:00

Dutch and European regulators have to intervene with the video app TikTok to guarantee the safety of users. That is the opinion of the...

TikTok is under fire again, what can brands do?

2021-02-03 11:54:27

Again, TikTok doesn't seem to be able to guarantee users' safety. What has to happen? And what can brands do?This article was published on...

A wave of class actions is coming for Big Tech

2021-02-10 09:29:59

European consumer groups are eyeing cases on data protection and sustainability.This article was published on 2 February 2021 on...

SBS 5uurshow Thursday 28th January

2021-02-15 12:10:47

Click here to watch the interview with SOMI co-founder Cor Wijtvliet - in Dutch (35:57)

Hart van Nederland - 14th February 2021 - Latenight

2021-02-15 12:21:51

Click here to watch the interview with SOMI co-founder Cor Wijtvliet in Dutch (17:33)