"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 and cross-referenced 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."
@jinxx It's a good time to be a slimy corporate lawyer in Europe. They can anticipate boom in business from clients who maintain compliance with new copyright directives through violation of the GDPR.
chaos.social - because anarchy is much more fun with friends.
chaos.social is a small Mastodon instance for and by the Chaos community surrounding the Chaos Computer Club. We provide a small community space - Be excellent to each other, and have a look at what that means around here.
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The primary instance languages are German and English.