Illinois

03.24.18
Facebook and Cambridge Analytica hit with first state lawsuit
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Facebook and Cambridge Analytica hit with first state lawsuit

An Illinois county is accusing the two of fraud for misusing private data.

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02.24.18
Can legislation fix gaming's loot box problem?
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Can legislation fix gaming's loot box problem?

It's time to decide the difference between loot boxes and gambling, if there is one.

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08.29.16
Foreign hackers attacked two state election systems, FBI warns
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Foreign hackers attacked two state election systems, FBI warns

The FBI is asking officials across the US to check their own databases for suspicious activity, Yahoo News reports.

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07.25.16
Illinois politician resigns after fighting social network fakes
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Illinois politician resigns after fighting social network fakes

Ron Sandack's troubles with Facebook and Twitter led him to question his stay in office.

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05.27.16
Senator behind biometric privacy act tries to remove its teeth
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Senator behind biometric privacy act tries to remove its teeth

Proposed revisions would effectively end Illinois lawsuits against Google, Snapchat and Facebook.

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