Each week the Human Rights, Big Data and Technology Project prepares an overview of related news stories from the week. This summary contains news articles from 14 July – 20 July 2018.
Cliff Richard and freedom of the press – The Guardian
Venmo: how the payment app exposes our private lives – The Guardian
EU agrees on data deal with Japan – Reuters
Egypt targets social media with new law – Reuters
This company is giving away face recognition software to K-12 schools – MIT Technology Review
Data mining reveals fundamental pattern of human thinking – MIT Technology Review
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