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Australian Competition and Consumer Commission flags social platforms in upcoming report

Social media is diminishing Meta market power. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) said it is looking to understand the potential social media competition and consumer protection issues that matter most to consumers, businesses and advertisers, including, the degree of competition between social media services and trends in mergers and acquisitions by social media platforms.

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Sensitive student information exposed in University of Western Australia data breach

August 25, 2022

The University of Western Australia notified students and alumni of the breach of its Callista student information system as investigations into the extent of the “random attack” continue. The university said personal information held in Callista that was accessed included names, residential addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, course details and photos.

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64% of Advertisers Say Apple ATT Hurt Campaign Results

February 2, 2023

You’re probably heard about IAB CEO David Cohen’s blistering attack on privacy advocates.  Here’s why he cares: 64% of advertisers told Wpromote their campaigns were less successful after Apple introduced App Tracking Transparency, which requires user permission to track their behaviors.  Lots more here on alternatives to third party cookies (Google’s Topics API is leading the horse race), data clean rooms, state privacy regulations, and using CDPs for advertising.

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