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Gabrielle Canon / The Guardian:
Expanded CFIUS powers to review financing deals in vaguely defined “emerging technologies” prompt fears that it may slow down tech investments from China   —  A new pilot is intended to halt China's predatory investment strategies, but many fear it could cool the tech market
Nov 11, 2018, 7:30 PMIn context
Jim Waterson / The Guardian:
David Attenborough, the legendary BBC broadcaster, will provide the voiceover for Netflix's eight-part series Our Planet, to be released in April   —  Broadcaster synonymous with BBC documentaries will record voiceover for eight-part series  —  Sir David Attenborough will front …
Nov 8, 2018, 3:50 PMIn context
The Guardian:
Facebook says it will not make political ad disclosure rules mandatory in UK on Nov. 7, says it wants to ensure the accuracy of disclaimers under the ads first   —  Exclusive: social network says it is improving process to stop abuse of disclaimer system  —  Facebook is delaying its plans …
Nov 7, 2018, 9:40 AMIn context
Gabrielle Canon / The Guardian:
Ann Cavoukian, a key privacy expert in joint Toronto and Sidewalk Labs smart city project, has quit, citing opposition over proposed data collection practices   —  Wired neighborhood planned by Google sister company has raised questions over data protection  —  When it was announced last year …
Oct 28, 2018, 8:20 PMIn context
Sam Levin / The Guardian:
As Facebook promotes its “war room” and efforts to fight interference, a study of disinformation on WhatsApp during Brazil's election shows more could be done   —  Corporation shows off room of engineers, data scientists and other experts but offers reporters few new specifics
Oct 18, 2018, 6:50 PMIn context
Ian Sample / The Guardian:
Tim Berners-Lee's Web Foundation finds a 12% slowdown in the global growth of internet access between 2007 and 2017, with African women the least connected   —  Report showing dramatic decline in internet access growth suggests digital revolution will remain a distant dream for billions of people
Oct 18, 2018, 9:00 AMIn context
The Guardian:
Oct 16, 2018, 3:30 PMIn context
The Guardian:
UK's Conservative Party conference app allowed anyone to login without a password, just by using attendee's email, revealed personal details like phone numbers   —  Images posted to social media show people accessing data of senior Tories such as Boris Johnson and Michael Gove
Sep 29, 2018, 3:00 PMIn context
Jim Waterson / The Guardian:
The News Media Association, which represents British newspapers including The Guardian, has called on the UK govt to levy a tax on tech giants to fund the press   —  News Media Association says Google and Facebook should fund the journalism from which they profit
Sep 26, 2018, 3:45 AMIn context
Rebecca Smithers / The Guardian:
TripAdvisor plans revamp later this year to include a “travel feed”, to let users follow other travelers or content creators, including major publishers   —  The site's new web and mobile platforms will no longer be just about reviews - it will host content from major publishers, too
Sep 17, 2018, 3:35 PMIn context

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