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# data-collection - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Data watchdog has 'serious doubts' over whether social welfare inspectors acted lawfully at airports
# Data Collection
# Data Collection

Data watchdog has 'serious doubts' over whether social welfare inspectors acted lawfully at airports

Jul 30th 2020, 1:14 PM 16,838 Views 38 Comments

The Data Protection Commission is seeking further clarity from the department over the actions of social welfare inspectors at airports.

# data-collection - Sunday 2 October, 2016

Google's Irish boss thinks government departments need to be more like Estonia
# Data Collection
# Data Collection

Google's Irish boss thinks government departments need to be more like Estonia

Oct 2nd 2016, 6:55 AM 14,365 Views 23 Comments

The eastern European country has been quick to embrace new technology.

# data-collection - Sunday 17 May, 2015

State surveillance: How Gardaí and others can secretly monitor you
# Part 1
# Part 1

State surveillance: How Gardaí and others can secretly monitor you

May 17th 2015, 10:00 PM 117,962 Views 104 Comments

Part One of TheJournal.ie’s two-part series on state surveillance in Ireland.

# data-collection - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

Column: The EU seems just as interested in your data as the NSA
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The EU seems just as interested in your data as the NSA

Nov 27th 2013, 7:30 PM 36 Views 27 Comments

Searching questions need to be asked over what type of data the EU retains – and what it does with this data, writes David Moloney.

# data-collection - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

21 bankers in Ireland earned more than €1 million in 2011
# Bankers
# Bankers

21 bankers in Ireland earned more than €1 million in 2011

Jul 16th 2013, 8:26 AM 6,364 Views 83 Comments

Another EU state had 2,436 individuals earning over €1 million in the same year.

# data-collection - Friday 14 June, 2013

Civil liberties groups claim PRISM breaches international human rights
# Civil Liberties
# Civil Liberties

Civil liberties groups claim PRISM breaches international human rights

Jun 14th 2013, 8:46 AM 5,388 Views 25 Comments

A full-page newspaper ad, to coincide with an EU-US summit in Dublin, claims surveillance breaches United Nations conventions.

# data-collection - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

EU to raise concerns about US data surveillance in Dublin summit
# Data Collection
# Data Collection

EU to raise concerns about US data surveillance in Dublin summit

Jun 11th 2013, 3:22 PM 6,023 Views 14 Comments

The European Commission says it will ask the US for assurances about the legality of its data harvesting this week.

# data-collection - Friday 4 May, 2012

Facebook privacy concerns are on the rise, says consumer report
# Facebook
# Facebook

Facebook privacy concerns are on the rise, says consumer report

May 4th 2012, 4:48 PM 3,352 Views 14 Comments

Oversharing and excessive data collection are growing concerns of Facebook users, a US consumer reports has claimed.

# data-collection - Thursday 10 March, 2011

Date for the 2011 Census set - people urged to consider question of religion
# Census2011
# Census2011

Date for the 2011 Census set - people urged to consider question of religion

Mar 10th 2011, 8:31 AM 2,053 Views 0 Comments

New questions will be included on this year’s form, and respondents have been urged to think very carefully about the issue of religion.