A new browser specification called Global Privacy Control (GPC) allows users to communicate to websites that they do not wish to have their browsing data sold. Could GPC succeed where Do Not Track faltered?
Last month, the New York State legislature approved a moratorium on the use of facial recognition technology in schools. The bill was quickly signed by Governor Andrew Cuomo.
Last month, the Office of the Attorney General of California released a second set of modifications to the proposed regulations for the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).
Four broadband industry groups have filed suit against the state of Maine.
The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO), the U.K.’s data regulator, recently announced its first enforcement notice under the GDPR, in the form of a £275,000 fine.
In June 2019, it was reported that the Trump administration was considering pursuing legislation to prohibit encryption that law enforcement could not break. The European Commission reacted.