Posts Tagged ‘Germany’ Calls for Data Protection Code

Tuesday, September 21st, 2010

This probably wouldn’t even be an issue if Google hadn’t been caught “erroneously collecting data from unsecured wi-fi networks” …

Germany is the largest country in Europe where Google’s controversial Street View has not gone live.  This is because of privacy complaints made about the service around the world.  Now the German government has called for a voluntary data protection code to be in place by 7th December this year, as reported by the BBC.