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Privacy Private equity wants to own your DNA

The nation's largest private equity firm is interested in buying your DNA data. The going rate: $261 per person. That appears to be what Blackstone, the $63 billion private equity giant, is willing...

Privacy Techwar: US wants to rid its internet of Chinese technology

In the latest sage of the techwar, Mike Pompeo announces "Clean Network" program to shun Chinese companies from US networks and data.

Privacy Mike Pompeo wants to build the US a ‘clean’ internet free of Chinese tech

The US ban on TikTok might be on hold amid a possible buyout, but the government wants to crack down on other ‘untrusted’ Chinese apps. Last night, Secretary of StateMike Pompeo penned a ...

Privacy GOP Senator Wants to Tie Internet Firms’ Liability Immunity to Curb on Behavioral Ads

Republican Senator Josh Hawley on Tuesday introduced legislation that would penalize large tech companies that sell or show targeted advertisements by ...

Privacy Ohio senator wants to shake up privacy regulations

In recent months, members of Congress have introduced several bills designed to protect consumer privacy, but one senator said he believes most current legislation doesn’t go far enough. This...

Privacy Andrew Yang’s Data Dividend Project wants you to get paid for your data

Andrew Yang talked about his Data Dividend Project which pays and advocates for people when companies use their personal data during an appearance on DT Live.

Privacy Proposed law wants graft cases concluded in 2 years

The proposed law now makes it a crime for such officers to operate foreign ... Previously, only State and Public officers — and those holding positions of responsibility within private firms — were...

Privacy Andrew Yang Wants You to Own and Sell Your Data

... Project is a movement committed to establishing and enforcing data property rights. It seeks to update state privacy laws like the California Consumer Privacy Act to officially grant people ...

Privacy Privacy-Focused OS Wants to Know How Facebook and the FBI Hacked it

The developers of Tails and a video player targeted by Facebook and the FBI in an operation to catch a child predator are still in the dark about how the feds hacked the software.

Privacy Europe Wants Your Medical Data In Its Fight for an Edge in AI

When thousands in Europe caught Covid-19 in March, France began collecting information on everything from early symptoms and drug sales to lab tests.

Privacy Vimeo Wants Appellate Court To Compel Arbitration In Biometric Privacy Battle

Vimeo is appealing a trial judge's refusal to compel arbitration of claims it violated an Illinois law restricting the use of facial-recognition technology.

Privacy Nobody reads privacy policies. This senator wants lawmakers to stop pretending we do.

When was the last time you actually read a privacy policy? Most of the time ... But applying that principle across the many uses for online data is a much bigger challenge. Permitted uses in the...

Privacy XXXTentacion Murder Suspect Wants More Cash For Private Investigator

Dedrick Williams is demanding more money as he is in need of a private investigator. XXXTentacion's murder happened back in 2018 and many fans are still incredibly distraught about his death. There...

Privacy World Wide Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee wants everyone to have internet by 2030

The contract has 1,300 endorsements and the foundation is developing ways for governments and companies to show how they’re living up to commitments to achieve a “safe and empowering web,...

Privacy Trump administration wants input on private border wall construction

Customs and Border Protection is requesting information from contractors about allowing private businesses to build border walls on private property.

Privacy Online Gift Retailer Wants Out Of Ill. Biometrics Suit

Law360 (June 5, 2020, 8:03 PM EDT) -- An online gift platform owned by Bed Bath & Beyond has told an Illinois federal court that a proposed class waited too long to accuse it of violating...

Privacy MIT professor wants to shift power to the people by building local data collectives

"Building the New Economy" envisions data co-ops to make it easier for people to control and analyze their own financial and health data.

Privacy ‘Law & Order In Philadelphia, NOW!’ President Trump Wants National Guard To Be Deployed As Violence Grips City For Second Day

President Donald Trump wants the National Guard to be deployed to Philadelphia as violence and looting has gripped the city for a second straight day. City officials announced that the National...

Privacy Trump Reportedly Wants to Send the Army to Minneapolis. Here’s What The Law Says About Posse Comitatus.

The tweet and the report came after a debate Friday over the extent to which the federal government could legally get involved with the repeated and destructive protests in Minneapolis. Former...

Privacy Section 230, the internet free speech law Trump wants to change, explained

You may have never heard of it, but Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act is the legal backbone of the internet. The law was created almost 30 years ago to protect internet platforms from ...