Cambridge Analytica tries to shoot down Facebook information sharing claims

After that, Cambridge Analytica jumped into specifics. The firm “did not use” GSR information during the US presidential election or the UK’s Brexit referendum, based on its assertion. In the US, it relied on information from the RNC, voter registry, “commercial data brokers” and consensual information. In the UK, it subcontracted advertising and software program […]

Consumer tech lobbyist calls China tariffs a 'poison capsule'

The CTA hasn’t completed reviewing the would-be tariffs, nevertheless it’s involved that some sections (akin to these coping with digital parts) may damage US expertise. Shapiro referred to as on each firms and the general public to make the most of the general public remark interval on the tariffs to voice their objections. It’s removed […]

Congress simply legalized intercourse censorship: What to know

The Senate has handed the Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act, or SESTA, and tacked-on FOSTA (Allow States and Victims to Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act), by a vote of 97–2. Lawmakers didn’t fact-check the invoice’s claims, analysis the spiritual neocons behind it, nor did they hearken to constituents. Significant organizations, together with the Department of […]

Let’s cease pretending Facebook cares

For the previous seven days the web has exploded in anger, betrayal, and disgust over the actions of Facebook and Cambridge Analytica, a data-dealing propaganda agency that wins elections for paying clients and helped put Donald Trump in the White House. Actions that, regardless of Facebook’s pearl-clutching in the press, are beginning to look more […]

Trump's Chinese tariffs may have a big effect on the tech business

The Trump administration alleged that the commerce actions are meant to penalize China for stealing American corporations’ mental property, amongst different practices. The tariffs and different measures primarily goal specific tech merchandise the place China has a bonus over US objects, together with aeronautics, fashionable rail, new vitality automobiles and high-tech merchandise, in line with […]