May 222022
 
 May 22, 2022  Posted by  Business, Govt, U.S., Youth & Schools

From EPIC.org, May 19 – The Federal Trade Commission today unanimously approved a policy statement that prioritizes enforcement of the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) against education technology providers and warns companies not to make surveillance a condition of accessing educational tools. The use of edtech expanded dramatically during the COVID-19 [Read More…]

May 212022
 
 May 21, 2022  Posted by  Non-U.S., Surveillance

Statewatch reports: The Council of the EU is set to call for “an ambitious implementation” of new rules on EU policing and immigration databases, including “on the spot” biometric ID checks with mobile fingerprint readers and face scanners; ensuring that “all available data” from national databases is added to the [Read More…]