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The latest news and announcements about Ethyca, our products, and our ecosystem, as well as voices from across our community.

Once you've decided on the appropriate method for implementing your data map, you'll need to analyze your company's data using one of a few different methods. Here's a guide to how this Data Notation process should be carried out.
The idea that an individual user can compel a company to delete all traces of their data is powerful, but servicing these requests properly requires a well-honed process and a deeper understanding of what is meant by erasure.
Data minimization is one of the most important principles your business can follow to respect user data - and comply with global privacy laws. Follow along to see the basics of how to implement minimization in your data operations.

Privacy Regulation Tracker

Ethyca Team

A concise rundown from Ethyca on the latest in state, US, and global privacy regulations.

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About Consent Management

Ethyca Team

Consent is at the heart of modern privacy compliance. In this article, we look at how to build robust consent frameworks for laws like GDPR and CCPA.

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About Data Mapping

Ethyca Team

Data maps are the lynchpins of modern privacy. In this article, we look at how to build the perfect business data map for compliance with laws like GDPR and CCPA.

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About Data Subject Requests

Ethyca Team

Data subject requests and DSARs are core functions in modern privacy ops. In this article, we show how to successfully fulfill these requests in compliance with laws like GDPR and CCPA.

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Is This Thing On? Decoding Audacity’s Privacy Update

Ethyca Team

Changes in the data-collection policy for a hugely popular audio editing app are highlighting old and new tensions in digital trustworthiness, and how open-source software can offer solutions.

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Meet The Colorado Privacy Act: An Intro To CPA Compliance

Ethyca Team

Colorado joins the ranks of California and Virginia in passing comprehensive consumer privacy legislation. Here’s how the latest privacy law stacks up to other frameworks, and what it could teach us about the future of American privacy regulation.

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See A Dark Pattern, Defeat A Dark Pattern

Ethyca Team

I first learned about dark UX patterns when I worked at Blizzard Entertainment, where our UX team fought endlessly to thwart any experiences that could be remotely perceived as dark patterns,

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Data Erasure In Distributed Systems

Ethyca Team

My talk at this year’s Privacy Engineering Practice and Respect (PEPR) conference came on the heels of the Colorado House voting to pass the state’s comprehensive privacy legislation.

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Big Tech As Its Own Privacy Regulator, Part 2: For Kids

Austin Kraft

On policy and product fronts, children’s privacy is taking the national stage. In understanding the market and legal forces at work, a striking vision for general consumer privacy comes into focus.

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