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Operator of Berlin city website under further GDPR scrutiny over tracking cookies

By Cynthia Kroet
  • 01 Dec 2020 05:20
  • 24 Feb 2021 07:12
BerlinOnline Stadtportal — a private company running the city authority's website, — is in talks with the state data-protection authority about improving its tracking cookie usage online, MLex has learned.

The website became subject to an investigation 14 months ago (see here), but the changes it made until now are not enough to

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Cynthia Kroet

Senior Correspondent

Cynthia covers technology and telecom for MLex in Brussels. She previously reported on EU politics and transport policy, as well as Dutch and Belgian politics at newspaper European Voice and publication Politico in Brussels. Prior to that Cynthia worked as a TV and radio producer and multimedia journalist in the Netherlands and UK. Cynthia has degrees in European Studies and Journalism from The Hague University and Leiden University.

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