Arizona files consumer fraud lawsuit against Google – Finance- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Arizona filed a consumer fraud lawsuit against Alphabet Inc’s Google on Wednesday, alleging that the US tech giant used “deceptive” and “unfair” practices to obtain the location data of users. “Google collects detailed information about its users, including their physical locations, to target users for advertising. Often, this is done without the users’ consent or […]

ACCC sets consumer data right ‘IT backbone’ live – Finance – Strategy- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Australia’s competition regulator has flicked the switch on the register and accreditation application platform (RAAP) for the consumer data right ahead of its planned start in July. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission launched the platform, which it has described as the “IT backbone” of the scheme, on Tuesday. The platform will serve as the […]

ACCC questions consumer need for higher-priced 100Mbps NBN services – Telco/ISP- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Australia’s competition watchdog took the unusual step of questioning whether consumers really needed to pay a premium for 100Mbps NBN services, given the performance characteristics of cheaper 50Mbps plans. The comments were made in conjunction with the release of new broadband monitoring numbers by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), which “show, for the […]

EU consumer group warns against ‘game-changer’ Google-Fitbit deal – Cloud – Security – Software – Storage- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Alphabet Inc-owned Google’s planned US$2.1 billion buy of fitness trackers company Fitbit may harm consumers and hinder innovation, European consumer group BEUC said on Wednesday, calling it a game-changer deal in the health and digital markets. Google announced the deal in November last year, a move which would allow it to take on Apple and […]

Post lockdown environment – shift in consumer behaviour towards insurance and increase in adoption of digital technologies- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Read Article Lockdown due to Covid-19 has certainly been challenging for individuals and businesses across the world. What appeared as a flu in the first instance has exploded to become one of the worst pandemics in the world. It has drastically affected economies, lives and livelihood of people across the globe. Amidst these challenges, there […]

Making sense of changing consumer media consumption during the pandemic- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

We have all experienced sudden dramatic changes in our lives, so it’s no surprise that consumer media consumption has also been turned upside-down. Many of the new behaviours we’re witnessing are trends that were bubbling up under the surface and have been fast-tracked by the crisis. Brands need to react to these changes in behaviour […]

Restoring consumer confidence after Covid-19: spiders, Edwina Currie and gold- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

No one can predict what exactly the world will look like in the aftermath of coronavirus, but we can look to the past for inspiration according to Kevin Chesters. “This is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning” – Winston Churchill, […]