Facebook fined £500k in the UK for Cambridge Analytica scandal
But it could have been much worse under GDPR.
Google apps could cost manufacturers up to $40 per handset in the EU
The company is complying with an antitrust decision while appealing the hefty fine.
EU approves Microsoft's $7.5 billion GitHub takeover
Officials aren't worried Microsoft will "undermine the open nature of GitHub."
Google to split Chrome and Search from Android in EU
It's obeying the antitrust ruling even as it tries to fight back.
Twitter faces Irish investigation over user tracking
It allegedly violated the GDPR by declining to hand over information.
EU now recognizes digital IDs across borders
It should be that much easier to move abroad or open a bank account.
China bumps up renewable energy target to reduce reliance on coal
Non-compliant companies will be hit with fines.
EU probes BMW, Daimler and VW for colluding over clean emissions tech
"This may have denied consumers the opportunity to buy less polluting cars."
Ad-blocking browser Brave says Google is breaking EU privacy law
Its GDPR complaint could set an important precedent for adtech.