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Noyb.eu files formal GDPR complaint against Google

Thursday 14 May 2020 | 14:53 CET | News
Austria-based non-profit organiation Noyb said it filed a formal GDPR complaint against Google with the Austrian data protection authority for illegally tracking users through an "Android Advertising ID". The gathered data with this unique tracking ID is passed on to countless third parties in the advertising ecosystem. Noyb said end-users have no real control over it as Google doesn't allow them to delete their IDs, just to create new ones. 

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Companies: Google
Countries: Europe
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