The tangled Web of data privacy issues
It seems we’ve all been so wrapped up in where, when and how the government is spying on our communications we forgot all about how our employers do it too. In a week rife with news related to data privacy issues, it was the tale of the pressure cooker-Googling Long Island couple that stole the attention of the Web world this week. But in true sensational-Web-story form it was it took a few trips around the world before all (or most) of the facts came out. It all showed how twitchy we’ve become about our data and raised some queries about the CIO’s place in questions of privacy. Also this week: looking into “cloud futures,” how public CIOs are facing the changing the IT workforce and more.