Category Archives: In-Depth Discussions

Who’s Driving Regulation for Connected Cars?



When Henry Ford released the Model T in 1908, do you think he imagined his innovation becoming what it is today? It’s impressive how far we’ve come from over a century ago. 

In today’s vehicles, microcomputers track our every move while going about our daily lives. Experts estimate that a car can produce up to 25 gigabytes of data an hour and up to 4,000 gigabytes a day. This goldmine of data could be worth up to $750 billion by the time 2030 rolls around! 

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Big Industry Moments of 2019 – Episode Transcript



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Introduction: Welcome to the BBB National Programs Podcast, Better Series, where we will explore top of mind topics and self-regulation with business and industry leaders. Together we seek to understand the leading trends and innovations that continue to push the envelope in today’s marketplace.

James: Thank you for joining us today on the Better Series Podcast. I’m James Lee, and joining me today is the host of another of our BBB National Programs podcasts, Elaine Espinola of The Bistro, our podcast that looks at the relationship between consumers and businesses.

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The Movement of Data Protection – Episode Transcript



 

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Introduction: Welcome to the BBB national programs podcast, the Bistro, where we will discuss today’s hottest consumer trends, predict the future with consumer experts, and learn how elite businesses and entrepreneurs continue to push the envelope to meet and shape the consumers’ needs in the marketplace. 

Elaine: Hello, and welcome to the Bistro podcast. I’m your host Elaine Espinola. Today we’re going to talk about privacy. Joining us in the studio is Cobun Zweifel-Keegan from BBB EU privacy shield and Jon Brescia from the Digital Advertising Accountability Program. Both programs are part of the BBB national programs. Now, we’ve talked privacy before, but we wanted to take a more expansive look at the topic, especially in regards to the EU and the US and their differing approaches on the subject. So why the EU? Well, in 2018, GDPR came into effect. Let’s get started. John, Cobun – thank you so much for being here. 

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Data Privacy Day 2020: What do new privacy laws mean for businesses?



 

You may not have noticed, but between the parades and football games, there was a seismic event on New Year’s Day 2020 that fundamentally changed the way we treat privacy in the United States. The California Consumer Privacy Act (or CCPA) went into effect, requiring businesses to give California residents an unprecedented level of access to, and control over, their personal information.

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