Tag Archives: Phorm


Phorm kicks off its next trial
Online profiling and advertising exchange Phorm has started its next trial with partner BT. This stage of Phorm’s rollout was enabled after City Police confirmed that they are taking no further action in their investigation into previous trials, and the Information Commissioner’s Office ruled that Phorm’s service complies with the UK Data Protection Act, subject...

Answer Question   |  April 22, 2016  7:42 pm
.ico, consent, privacy, Surveillance, technologies
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1,375 pts.

The Phorm effect spreads
A little while ago I declared a closed season on Phorm, but this story merits coverage. The UK Information Commissioner has examined Phorm’s OIX and Webwise offerings, and concluded that since they have yet to launch a commercial service, it does not merit intervention, and the ICO’s current position is to maintain a watch on...

Answer Question   |  April 22, 2016  9:07 am
BT, Data protection, incidents, Phorm, privacy
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1,375 pts.