Feb 192018
 
 February 19, 2018  Featured News, Laws, Non-U.S. No Responses »

Katherine Reilly, Associate Professor in Communications at Simon Fraser University, Canada, writes: Theory tells us that data is central to digital platform capitalism, so there is growing interest in creating policies that protect consumers and foster innovation given new data-driven business practices. But data is not new to digital capitalism, [Read More…]

Feb 192018
 
 February 19, 2018  Business, U.S. No Responses »

Tracey Lindeman reports: Fully autonomous cars won’t be deployed en masse for a while, maybe even decades. In the meantime, cars that are smarter and more connected than your average sedan are already sitting in parking lots and driving on highways, and they’re collecting all kinds of information about you. [Read More…]

Feb 192018
 
 February 19, 2018  Non-U.S. No Responses »

John Power reports: Australia’s privacy and transparency watchdog was given less than 24 hours to review the government’s proposed secrecy laws while they were being drafted, The New Daily can exclusively reveal. The Attorney-General’s Department provided the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) with a draft of the legislation [Read More…]