The Human Rights, Big Data and Technology Project has prepared an overview of related news stories from the week. This summary contains news articles from 12 to 19 June 2020.
Big Tech Zeros In on the Virus-Testing Market– The New York Times
Britain Didn’t Want Silicon Valley’s Help on a Tracing App. Now It Does. – New York Times
Mis/dis information and hate speech
Justice Dept. Urges Rolling Back Legal Shield for Tech Companies – The New York Times
OECD: No deal on digital tax risks trade war – BBC News
Conviction in the Philippines Reveals Facebook’s Dangers – The New York Times
Amazon Said to Be Under Scrutiny in 2 States for Abuse of Power– The New York Times
How Social Media Has Changed Civil Rights Protests – The New York Times
TikTok makes moves into education market – BBC News
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