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Facebook seems to be shifting its focus more towards privacy. But this might have some unexpected repercussions, as highlighted by recent research on the encrypted messaging service WhatsApp.
The broad and ill-defined new powers outlined in the government's new telecommunications bill are neither necessary nor proportionate – and contain significant scope for abuse.
The succession of data access legislation in the Australian parliament is fast becoming a Mad Hatter's tea party. We need better oversight, and fast.
The strengths of blockchain technologies could help address the weaknesses of health care systems to store and secure medical records.
Will GDPR usher in a fresh start for the internet? A look at the four main foundation elements and how they affect you.