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  1. FILE PHOTO: Visitors stand in front of a display screen at Microsoft's new Oxford Circus store

    Microsoft updates terms on data privacy amid EU probe

    Microsoft said on Monday it was updating the privacy provisions of its commercial cloud contracts after European regulators found its deals with ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Attendees walk past a Facebook logo during Facebook Inc's F8 developers conference

    Facebook paid contractors to transcribe users' audio: Bloomberg

    Facebook Inc has been paying outside contractors to transcribe audio clips from users of its services, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing ...
  3. Craig Federighi of Apple Inc., announces that the company's Siri assistant for iOS will be ope

    Apple, Google pause reviewing audio recordings from voice assistants

    Apple Inc said on Friday it suspended its global program where it analyzed recordings from users interacting with its voice assistant Siri, after ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Rep. Patrick McHenry (R-NC) questions Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome Powell as h

    US lawmakers joins global chorus of concern over Facebook's cryptocurrency

    A senior Republican lawmaker wants Congress to promptly examine Facebook Inc's decision to launch its own cryptocurrency.
  5. The European Court of Human Rights found that previous court rulings had "failed to strike a

    Commentary: One year into the European GDPR, many firms are still not complying

    Just because your organisation resides outside the EU does not mean you don’t have to comply with the GDPR, says Synopsys’ Tim Mackey.
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    Commentary: How data-sharing by Big Tech can save lives in disasters, solve new problems

    Big Data can saves lives, but tech companies, civil society and policymakers must work together to unlock this potential, says HEC Paris' law and ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: An attendee takes a photograph of a sign during Facebook Inc's F8 developers confe

    US judge orders Facebook to turn over data privacy records

    A U.S. judge ordered Facebook Inc to give shareholders emails and other records concerning how the social media company handles data privacy, ...
  8. China implemented a controversial cybersecurity law on June 1 is largely aimed at protecting the

    Commentary: China’s great leap forward in data protection

    Policymakers in Beijing have moved forward in articulating a nationwide data protection scheme with implications for internet users, businesses, ...