The Spanish DPA issued its first major GDPR fine - $283,000, against the Professional Football League. The League's mobile app obtained access to microphones after user accepted T&C, turned them on once every minute during matches (1/2)
...and cross-referenced w location data to identify bars that broadcasted matches without paying for a license. There was no clear info about this practice and no possibility to withdraw consent. Thanks @EgilGlez for pointing this out. (2/2)…
Later add-on. See also this thread by my colleague @staceygraydc looking into the technology used by La Liga to pull this off
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