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EU about to force Big Content to police sites better
Published in News

New restrictions

The European Union is close to passing legislation that could transform the way major technology companies operate and force them to police content on their platforms more aggressively.

UK looking to lock up tech executives for harmful content
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Following Australia

The UK government took time out from its busy schedule of sawing its head off over Brexit to start designing legislation that would hold social media executives liable for harmful content distributed on their platforms.

Big Tech wants FTC to overturn State Laws
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Wednesday, 10 October 2018 12:18

Big Tech wants FTC to overturn State Laws

We don’t want European style privacy laws here

Big Tech is terrified that the US will adopt the same sorts of privacy laws used in Europe and is lobbying the FTC to overturn similar sounding state laws.

Trump puts bureaucratic brakes on self-driving cars
Published in Transportation

It looks like other countries will get them first

Russian backed US president Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump is drowning his country’s self-driving car programme in red tape.

Friday, 18 March 2011 11:50

EU confirms the right to be forgotten


We can't remember why