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Re: search engines: right to be forgotten, sitemap.xml proposed solution

From: Robin Wilton <wilton@isoc.org>
Date: Fri, 14 Dec 2012 08:50:48 +0000
Cc: "public-privacy@w3.org mailing list) <public-privacy@w3.org>" <public-privacy@w3.org>
Message-Id: <3C0485DB-01CA-46D7-8D77-A6CDCFCF1417@isoc.org>
To: David Singer <singer@apple.com>
That's why I said that the word "forgotten" is an unfortunate one. Forgetting is not a voluntary act, and the concept translates poorly into technical mechanisms.

R

Robin Wilton
Technical Outreach Director - Identity and Privacy
Internet Society

email: wilton@isoc.org
Phone: +44 705 005 2931
Twitter: @futureidentity




On 13 Dec 2012, at 19:11, David Singer wrote:

> 
> On Dec 12, 2012, at 22:36 , Karl Dubost <karld@opera.com> wrote:
> 
>> 
>> Le 13 déc. 2012 à 14:58, Joe Alhadeff a écrit :
>>> 95/46 is the current EU Data Protection Directive - sorry policy wonk shorthand - (applicable to all EU members with slight variation due to transposition into national law).
>> 
>> ok thanks for the explanation.
>> 
>>> only be retained for a period of time that is relevant and appropriate to the purpose of collection.
>> 
>> hmmm… 
> 
> OK, but…if I saw you in the pharmacy yesterday, surely I have the 'right' to 'remember' my own observations, no?
> 
> David Singer
> Multimedia and Software Standards, Apple Inc.
> 
> 
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