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Compare the pros and cons of the different messenging apps in WhatsApp Privacy Policy Update Part II: Uncluttering the misinformation and an Unbiased View
Learn what is the debate about in WhatsApp's Privacy Policy Update Part I: The Controversy.

Data Protection related jobs double year-on-year despite COVID-19
Find out more about the self-learning route in advancing one's professional development

Watch, and be aware of how the system and process weaknesses of Singapore Red Cross Society as its IT vendor failed to protect its donors’ personal data
Read the 2nd part of Findings from the Survey on DPOs in Singapore 2020 - Challenges faced by DPOs and what can be done to alleviate the issues

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Italy probes TikTok 'blackout challenge' after 10-year-old girl's death


PARENTS BEWARE: a 10-year-old girl allegedly died because of 'Blackout Challenge'

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Does WhatsApp controversy affect Indonesian SMEs?

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The perils of Living a digital life

The perils of Living a digital life

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COVID-19 Resources

Increased financial penalties … Singapore takes a…

On Thursday 14 May 2020, the Ministry of Communications and Information and the Personal Data Prote…

COVID-19: Balancing Individuals' Rights Against C…

(Continued from Part 1)What are my rights under data protection and privacy laws or regulations?In …

COVID-19: Corona Alarm: When Virus Viraling is A …

Everyone now speaks about this COVID-19, the latest Corona virus epidemic which started in China re…

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Research on Singapore DPO Survey Findings 2020

The Data Protection Excellence (DPEX) Centre, the learning and research arm of …

WEBINAR: Update on the New Thai PDPA - The Next Steps

A webinar to describe the new upcoming Thai PDPA

WEBINAR: A Comparative Review of Contact Tracing Apps in ASEAN countries

As governments in ASEAN relax lockdown restrictions, Covid-19 contract-tracing …

Review of Singapore’s TraceTogether App

As part of the Webinar discussion on how guidelines and practices from COVID-19…