Don't ignore the changes taking effect today to the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act just because you think your website or app isn't for kids, attorney Brian Heidelberger says in this video.
COPPA prohibits the online collection of personally identifying information from children under 13 without their parents' consent, and there are significant penalties for violators. The changes, among other things, extend the act to include geolocation data, video and screen names when they effectively function as contact information.
The IWNY festival is an annual celebration of technology's impact on business and culture. This year's festivities will take place from May 19-25 and will attract more than 45,000 business professionals, working across all sectors, attending 250+ events produced in the IWNY HQ and 150+ organized by citywide event partners.Learn more