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Mobile App Code of Conduct Talks Continue

MOBILE PRIVACY—U.S.

August 30, 2012

NationalJournal reports on Wednesday’s meeting by the Commerce Department's National Telecommunications and Information Administration, the latest in an effort to develop an industry code of conduct for mobile apps privacy. The report notes that while stakeholders including industry and privacy advocates “made little headway in actually developing an industry code of conduct for mobile applications,” they are making progress toward cooperative efforts. “It's important to have smaller conversations to figure out with people who have different viewpoints where common ground is," said the ACLU’s Chris Calabrese. The next meeting in the ongoing series is scheduled for September 19.
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