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The Problem with EU Telcos Flouting Net Neutrality
The Problem with EU Telcos Flouting Net Neutrality

European telcos already use deep packet inspection to monitor web traffic. Soon its use for surveillance and profiling could be enshrined in law.

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We Need Better Rules to Tackle Cyberviolence Against Women
We Need Better Rules to Tackle Cyberviolence Against Women

Women, as well as men, have benefited hugely from the internet and new technologies that have afforded power, visibility, and access to opportunities – but they are also at risk in the digital world.

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Mergers Off? Tech Companies Could Get Too Much Data
Mergers Off? Tech Companies Could Get Too Much Data

If company A has certain information on you and company B has different information, should they be allowed to merge? Big Tech companies can amass colossal datasets through mergers and acquisitions – and the European Commission could rule these moves …

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The Cookie Crumbles
The Cookie Crumbles

Privacy-intrusive default settings, misleading wording, and design that obscures privacy-friendly options are just a few of the tactics employed by many websites to manipulate users into giving consent.

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