Twitter has been fined $550,000 for breaching strict new European privacy regulations, becoming the first US-tech company to be levelled with a penalty related to Europe’s GDPR regime. Ireland’s Data Protection Commission, which operates as the European regulator for the likes of Twitter and Facebook, said the social media company would be penalized for not properly notifying authorities of a...
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The Heir Who Wants to Be Mayor
Hi, welcome to your Weekend.To spend time with Daniel Lurie is to understand the true meaning of the word “mensch.” Everyone who knows the San Francisco philanthropist and Levi’s heir says pretty much the same things about him: Daniel is “a really good guy”—affable, smart, egoless and earnest in his desire to improve the lives of the neediest. So earlier this year, when I began hearing...
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