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Industrial Media Unboxing Video
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Jun 13th, 2022
Tech Leaders Face Threat of Prison Under Proposed U.K. Legislation
An ambitious but controversial online safety bill would give regulators wide-ranging powers to crack down on digital and social media companies.
Mar 18th, 2022
BMW, VW Warn of Shortages from Suppliers in Ukraine
Both automakers have been forced to alter production.
Mar 17th, 2022
Cybersecurity Worries Linger at Olympics
Thousands of athletes, organizers and journalists are now heading home — potentially with malware or other problems on their devices.
Feb 21st, 2022
World Economic Forum Warns Cyber Risks Add to Climate Threat
Cyberthreats and the growing space race are emerging risks to the global economy.
Jan 11th, 2022
Google, Facebook Fined Millions Over Tracking Consent
The companies haven't made it as easy to opt out of online tracking as it is to accept.
Jan 7th, 2022
Sweeping Update of Big Tech Rules Gains Momentum
A committee approved a ban on platforms using "dark patterns" and restrictions on targeting ads to children.
Dec 15th, 2021
Group: Pandemic Tech Tools Raise Risk of Everyday Tracking
Health surveillance technologies were often adopted without enough transparency, safeguards or debate.
Dec 9th, 2021
Refugees Sue Facebook for $150B
The class-action lawsuit alleges that Facebook helped spread hate speech and incite violence.
Dec 7th, 2021
Activists Block Amazon Warehouses on Black Friday
Organizers sought to pressure the e-commerce giant on one of its busiest days of the year.
Nov 29th, 2021
Google Loses Appeal of Huge EU Fine
Regulators found that the tech giant gave its own recommendations an illegal advantage in search results.
Nov 10th, 2021
Facebook Whistleblower Fears the Metaverse
Frances Haugen warned that the system would give the embattled company another monopoly online.
Nov 9th, 2021