This Year’s Data Privacy Day Comes at a Volatile Point in the Big Data Discussion

On Jan. 28, we celebrate responsible practices, such as password protection

Man and woman with key looking for the right keyhole
Governments are getting more involved in privacy regulation as consumer frustration reaches a breaking point. Getty Images

It’s Jan. 28, aka International Data Privacy Day, admittedly an odd notion to mark on the calendar.

@ronan_shields Ronan Shields is a programmatic reporter at Adweek, focusing on ad-tech.