16 CFR Part 312; Children’s Online Privacy Protection Rule Review; Project No. P104503 #00152 

Submission Number:
00152 
Commenter:
Allen Kanner
State:
California
Initiative Name:
16 CFR Part 312; Children’s Online Privacy Protection Rule Review; Project No. P104503

Advertisers use children's personal information to manipulate them with increasingly sophisticated marketing techniques. Often these manipulations are harmful and are used to sell harmful products such as junk food, violent media, etc. The COPPA Rule should clarify that operators must ask parents’ permission before they collect: Children’s IP addresses Children’s geolocation information Children’s screen and user names Photographs and videos of children