Tag "Policy"

TikTok’s national security scrutiny tightens as U.S. Navy reportedly bans popular social app

December 22, 2019 0

TikTok may be the fastest-growing social network in the history of the internet, but it is also quickly becoming the fastest-growing security threat and thorn

Just because it’s legal, it doesn’t mean it’s right

December 21, 2019 0

Polina Arsentyeva Contributor Polina Arsentyeva, a former commercial litigator, is a data privacy attorney who counsels fintech and startup clients on how to innovate using

Daily Crunch: China cracks down on foreign hardware and software

December 10, 2019 0

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In wake of Shutterstock’s Chinese censorship, American companies need to relearn American values

December 9, 2019 0

It’s among the most iconic images of the last few decades — a picture of an unknown man standing before a line of tanks during

Elizabeth Warren is reportedly drafting legislation to allow gig workers to unionize

December 6, 2019 0

A key ask from gig workers this year has been the right to unionize. Now, Senator (and presidential candidate) Elizabeth Warren is reportedly drafting a

How to build or invest in a startup without paying capital gains tax

December 5, 2019 0

Peyton Carr Contributor Peyton Carr is a Financial Adviser to founders, entrepreneurs and their families, helping them with planning and investing. He is a Managing

Instagram still doesn’t age-check kids. That must change.

December 4, 2019 0

Instagram dodges child safety laws. By not asking users their age upon signup, it can feign ignorance about how old they are. That way, it

DHS wants to expand airport face recognition scans to include US citizens

December 3, 2019 0

Homeland Security wants to expand facial recognition checks for travelers arriving to and departing from the U.S. to also include citizens, which had previously been

European parliament’s NationBuilder contract under investigation by data regulator

November 30, 2019 0

Europe’s lead data regulator has issued its first ever sanction of an EU institution — taking enforcement action against the European parliament over its use

Will the future of work be ethical?

November 30, 2019 0

Greg Epstein Contributor Greg M. Epstein is the Humanist Chaplain at Harvard and MIT, and the author of the New York Times bestselling book Good