Senator Kirsten Gillibrand calls for an EU-style Data Protection Agency
If a company does 'bad things with your data,' Gillibrand's agency would be able to intervene.
Ireland's data privacy watchdog opens probes into Google and Tinder
Under GDPR, the companies could face hefty fines.
Over 267 million Facebook users reportedly had data exposed online
Security researchers found user IDs, phone numbers and names in a database.
Amnesty International: Facebook and Google are a threat to human rights
Amnesty is concerned with their 'surveillance-based business model.'
Senate bill would block US companies from storing data in China
That could make things difficult for companies like Apple and TikTok.
Presidential hopeful Andrew Yang wants your data to be your property
That’s part of his four-pronged tech policy.
Google is reportedly gathering health data on millions of Americans
It has not informed patients or physicians.
Senator Wyden pushes his ‘Mind Your Own Business’ privacy act forward
It would give the FTC more power to punish tech companies over data privacy violations.
Instagram’s Threads is compelling, but kind of creepy
If I were you, I wouldn’t enable Auto Status.