Tag: GOOGLE ANALYTICS

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EU’s GDPR is set to impact ecommerce sites worldwide

EU’s GDPR is set to impact ecommerce sites worldwide

The banning of Google Analytics will make business difficult for most eCommerce businesses. Recent decisions taken by EU authorities are about to have a negative impact on virtually all eCommerce sites globally, according to the Enterprise Times. In Italy, for example, the Italian Supervisory... Read more

date4 months ago
‘Facebook and Instagram will likely be unavailable in Europe’

‘Facebook and Instagram will likely be unavailable in Europe’

The Irish privacy authority wants to ban data transfers between Meta and the United States. The bill can be implemented in a few months. There's a chance that Instagram and Facebook will no longer be available to European users. The Irish privacy authority shared the proposal in a letter to all ... Read more

date5 months ago
France bans Google Analytics, fines rise to 20 million euros

France bans Google Analytics, fines rise to 20 million euros

French privacy regulator CNIL banned three French websites from using Google Analytics. According to the regulator, some versions of Analytics violate the GDPR. For some time, the CNIL has warned of Analytics usage violating the GDPR. The Belgian, Austrian and Dutch GDPR regulators hold the same... Read more

date8 months ago
Google Analytics stops collecting IP addresses

Google Analytics stops collecting IP addresses

Google Analytics will stop collecting IP addresses. Companies will soon be required to update to Google Analytics 4. At this time, Universal Analytics is the standard version of Google Analytics. From 2023 onwards, Universal Analytics will be phased out and replaced by Google Analytics 4. Uni... Read more

date9 months ago
France condemns Analytics: Europe slowly eliminates Google software

France condemns Analytics: Europe slowly eliminates Google software

The French privacy and data authority (CNIL) is using Google Analytics as an argument to accuse several French sites of privacy violations. In doing so, the CNIL follows the example of Dutch, Norwegian and Austrian authorities. "Google's measures are not sufficient to exclude the accessibility o... Read more

date10 months ago
Norway agrees: users of Google Analytics may be punishable

Norway agrees: users of Google Analytics may be punishable

Datatilsynet, Norway's data and privacy authority, advises organizations in Norway to consider alternatives to Google Analytics. The watchdog announces that two ongoing investigations may lead to convictions for using Google Analytics. Datatilsynet published a response to a recent case in Austri... Read more

date10 months ago
‘Google Analytics may be banned in the Netherlands’

‘Google Analytics may be banned in the Netherlands’

Dutch privacy regulator Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens (AP) is warning that Google Analytics may soon be banned. The reason for the warning is yesterday's news that the Austrian privacy regulator finds that the tool unnecessarily collects data from cookies and sends it to the United States. The unn... Read more

date11 months ago
Google Analytics is illegal in Europe due to US-EU data transfers

Google Analytics is illegal in Europe due to US-EU data transfers

The finding by the Austrian Data Protection Agency spells trouble for European websites using services such as Google Analytics. Austria’s data protection watchdog has upheld a complaint against a website relating to its use of Google Analytics. The decision could have wide ranging ramificatio... Read more

date11 months ago
Google makes sharing progress in Firebase projects easier

Google makes sharing progress in Firebase projects easier

Google has added a couple of new features to its development platform Firebase, such as making it easier to test authentication steps and share preview versions with other developers. There are also new features to make performance analytics more transparent. Authentication emulator One of th... Read more

date2 years ago
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