From relative anonymity less than a few years ago, eSports has seen an explosion in popularity, fuelled by our seemingly insatiable appetite to be entertained. From community-based amateur game-playing to competitive tournaments, eSports encompasses casual leisure users through to professional video game players.
The European Court of Justice (the CJEU) held that the Safe Harbor privacy principles for transfer of data to the US are invalid opening questions on past and future data transfers relying on such data protection rules and calling for immediate actions.
The launch of IoTItaly, the association on the Internet of Things (IoT) in Italy, has created a considerable interest among the companies operating in the sector. Companies need to gather together in order to avoid to miss the opportunity of the IoT and need to do it now.
The Advocate General of the European Court of Justice Yves Bot issued his opinion on the Facebook case raising concerns on the adequacy of the Safe Harbor privacy principles for the transfer of personal data to the United States leading to considerable issues for not only social media, but for any business.
The Internet of Things has massive potentials but Italy risks to miss out such opportunity. This is why IoTItaly was born. An association whose mission is to represent the industry of the IoT and maximize the achievement of its goals in Italy.