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EU wants to ban anonymous crypto wallets, for your safety of course

The world of cryptocurrency was meant to usher in a full disconnect from central banks and the BS between you…

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Using spyware against journalists “completely unacceptable”: EU’s von der Leyen

Using spyware against journalists is totally unacceptable, the European Commission chief said on Monday after reports that Israeli spyware was…

2 days ago

EU rejects call to ban Facebook from processing WhatsApp user data

The three-month freeze on WhatsApp's collection of user data could be extended by the European Data Protection Board (EDPB).Dublin: A…

5 days ago

France fines Google 500 million euros over copyright row

PARIS: France's antitrust watchdog slapped a 500 million euro ($593 million) fine on Alphabet's Google for failing to comply fully…

1 week ago

EU puts on hold digital levy plans in face of US criticism

The European Union has put on hold work on plans for a digital levy for the moment to concentrate on…

1 week ago

Air taxi startup Volocopter gains key production certification

A prototype of an electrical air-taxi drone by German start-up Volocopter BERLIN: German flying taxi startup Volocopter said on Tuesday…

2 weeks ago

Facebook’s failure to pay attention to non-English languages is allowing hate speech to flourish

The illustration photo shows a smartphone screen displaying the logo of Facebook on a Facebook website background, in Arlington, Virginia.…

2 weeks ago

Arm CEO says Nvidia merger better than going public

Nvidia Corp's proposed $40 billion acquisition of Arm Ltd would better support the creation of UK technology jobs than the…

3 weeks ago

Tech rules not just for a few giants, EU’s antitrust chief Vestager says

BRUSSELS: Draft rules aimed at reining in the power of companies such as Facebook Inc and Alphabet Inc unit Google…

3 weeks ago

Social media cos unable to curb Covid-related misinformation: Report

Brussels: Social media companies such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube are not doing enough to stop the spread of…

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