Jul 072020
 July 7, 2020  Posted by  Business, Non-U.S., Surveillance

Zack Whittaker reports: Facebook  and Twitter have confirmed they have suspended processing demands for user data from Hong Kong authorities following the introduction of a new Beijing-imposed national security law. A spokesperson for Facebook told TechCrunch it will “pause” the processing of data demands until it can better understand the new [Read More…]

Jul 032020
 July 3, 2020  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Court

Kat Bryant reports: A California consumer claims The Weather Channel mobile app’s operator is “fraudulently collecting, maintaining, and then profiting off of users’ valuable geolocation data.” The Weather Channel class action lawsuit alleges that TWC Product and Technology tracks the physical locations of app users without their permission or knowledge, [Read More…]