BBC NEWS ONLINE: Tim Cook blasts 'weaponisation' of personal data and praises GDPR

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Release date: 24/10/2018

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However, Prof Mark Elliot at Manchester University argued Mr Cook did not go far enough.

"The implication of fully functioning privacy in a digital democracy is that individuals would control and manage their own data and organisations would have to request access to that data rather than the other way round," he said.

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TitleTim Cook blasts 'weaponisation' of personal data and praises GDPR
Media name/outletBBC News Online
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date24/10/18
DescriptionHowever, Prof Mark Elliot at Manchester University argued Mr Cook did not go far enough.

"The implication of fully functioning privacy in a digital democracy is that individuals would control and manage their own data and organisations would have to request access to that data rather than the other way round," he said.
URLhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-45963935
PersonsMark Elliot