• May 4, 2017
  • Caleb Chen
  • Governments, News, Privacy,

Broadband privacy protections go local: Tacoma and Seattle restrict cable companies from selling personal information without permission

Two cities in Washington state, Tacoma and Seattle, have been leading America in introducing broadband privacy protections from cable companies at the city level. The new rule in Seattle, set by the City of Seattle Information Technology Department (ITD) Director’s Rule, applies to cable companies chartered in the city – including Comcast, Wave, and CenturyLink. … Continue reading “Broadband privacy protections go local: Tacoma and Seattle restrict cable companies from selling personal information without permission”

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