French data protection authority fined health website doctiddimo.fr for failures in processing of health data and non-compliance with cookie requirements.
German DPAs issued an opinion concerning websites that offer visitors options to access a free version which tracks user behavior or a paid version without monitoring.
Austrian data protection authority (DSB) made the ruling that readers be able to choose either 'yes' or 'no' to this type of cookie paywall.
The European Commission is taking steps to combat growing user 'cookie fatigue' with a voluntary initiative.
noyb filed a series of complaints against websites and data brokers that did not correctly address access requests using cookies as an authentication factor.
This article in depth explains how website cookies work, how to deal with them, and why it is important to be mindful about cookies.
A task force within the European Data Protection Board (EDPB) issued a draft report in reaction noyb's 700 cookie banner complaints.
The French data protection watchdog has fined TikTok €5 million for failing to comply with cookie consent regulations.
The French authority imposed a 60 million euro fine on Microsoft for failing to implement a mechanism to reject cookies as easily as accepting them.