Lawsuit Against Google Highlights Mining of Student Data
Date Written: 26/05/2014
Year Published: 2014
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX16455
Children have become lucrative targets for data mining companies, according to a study by Politico magazine. Just weeks after Google settled a lawsuit for selling student data for advertising, the publication revealed an entire industry devoted to marketing data gathered from Internet applications offered to students and their teachers.