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Author: pyratebeard <>
Date:   Wed,  2 Feb 2022 23:10:32 +0000


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diff --git a/entry/ b/entry/ @@ -0,0 +1,5 @@ +I am [not a fan]( of the abusive use of cookies and the despicable consent pop-ups. So I am delighted to read that a decision has been reached by the Belgian Data Protection Authority that online advertising trade body IAB Europe's consent pop-ups are unlawful, and they must delete all user data for violating GDPR. + +You can read more about this on the [Irish Council for Civil Liberties]( website, and here is the [PDF of the full decision]( + +This decision will impact hundreds of companies that use this data, and looks to be another step forward in the battle against the obnoxious plague of cookies and pop-ups.