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1/5 @Buttarelli_G Further concentration of #personaldata poses additional risks to rights & freedoms of individuals. The launch of digital coin #Libra by #Facebook will require careful scrutiny from several enforcement bodies, including data protection authorities #cryptocurrency
2/5 We recognise the potential of new technologies, including, as in the case in question, new applications, which aim to provide financial and #ecommerce services in new or efficient ways.
3/5 However, it would be deeply concerning, e.g. for a company with access to massive volumes of personal information, gathered through its social media platforms and communications services, to be able to combine this information with the tracking of online digital purchases
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Anyone else see the docs being reported on here?

“Docs seen by @ComputerWeekly also reveal plans by @Facebook to pass data on single users to companies selling dating services and organisations that wanted to target them with ‘political’ advertisements”

computerweekly.com/news/252458208…
Here are the docs @computerweekly is basing their reporting on.
They appear to contain at least some previously undisclosed emails and transcripts: github.com/BuxtonTheRed/b…
One positive highlight, @Facebook embedded #privacybydesign features into iOS app to eliminate 'most controversial use scenarios' and appease @Apple privacy team (i.e
- limits use of collected info for aggregate analytics
- limit retention of information in identifiable form )
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Must see TV.
.@ChuckGrassley: Public unaware of data collection practices, and the Cambridge Analytica Facebook scandal exposes these serious policy issues to confront. CA declared insolvency so cannot participate in this hearing. Says this conversation could've taken place in 2015 or earlier
.@ChuckGrassley: Runs thru the requisite whataboutism while decrying partisanship. Doesn't seem to be drawing attention to the internationalized (and militarized) distinction between CA/SCL and formerly domestic and civilian voter analytics industry, nor UK enforcement response.
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