Protecting Privacy in the Age of Connected Toys
Today, at the 2016 Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI) Annual Conference, FPF and FOSI released Kids & The Connected Home: Privacy in the Age of Connected Dolls, Talking Dinosaurs, and Battling Robots.
FPF and FOSI understand that connected toys are creating opportunities for interactive play and education, but also creating new privacy and security challenges. Toys that can become a child’s closest friend, play games, and provide advice through the use of sophisticated cloud-based computing and personal information are raising questions about how to ensure families can make appropriate choices about how data is collected and used. Learn more about Kids & The Connected home below.