In today’s digital age, the rapid growth of social media platforms and the widespread sharing of personal information have given rise to a new phenomenon known as “sharenting.” Sharenting refers to the tendency of parents to extensively share information about their children online. This emerging trend has raised concerns about the long-term impact on children’s privacy. Is it worth destroying your children’s future because of your ego?
En debatt och diskussion blossar upp, ledd av politikern och folkpartisten Kerstin Anér, och det leder till att Sverige som första land i världen inför en nationell Datalag 1973. Samtidigt inrättas också en myndighet som ska sköta tillsynen av Datalagen och den döps till Datainspektionen (heter numera Integritetsskyddsmyndigheten, IMY).
Since its implementation in March 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation has forced the Data Protection Commissions of European countries to impose numerous fines. In the spotlight, we have the GAFAMs (Google, Apple, Facebook, Apple and Microsoft) that have been awarded astronomical sums for violating one or more rules of the GDPR in the European Union.
In a statement released on 4 January 2023 by the Irish Data Protection Commission (DPC), which acts on behalf of the European Union, it is announced that a fine of €390 million has been imposed on the Meta Group (Facebook, Instagram and Whatsapp). The cause? The failure to comply with the transparency obligations of the GDPR.