Independent product testing has historically focused on how easy products and services are to use, as well as their safety, quality and cost. Today, such testing must also incorporate the individual and collective effects of products and services on values like privacy, fairness, and user control. How can we evaluate the privacy and security of connected products?
The Digital Standard enables comparative evaluations of products across these emerging consumer values:
Each category is broken into subcategories, and each sub-category contains test names, criteria, indicators, and procedures.