European officials are looking at whether Amazon’s Alexa, Google’s Assistant and Apple’s Siri violate privacy regulations, according to BNN Bloomberg. Based on the comments in the story, it appears officials are in the early stages of gathering information. This comes after U.S. lawmakers have questioned how Alexa devices handle children’s data and what exactly the devices hear. It also...
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Ban It, Divest It or Regulate It? Washington Looks for an Answer to TikTok
Hi, welcome to your Weekend!Interesting dinner table discussion this week: My 13-year-old daughter, hearing about Nancy Scola’s cover story on TikTok’s war in Washington, offered her prediction for what would happen if the U.S. took the drastic step of banning the app.“Every teenager in America would refuse to come out of their rooms,” she said. “They’d be so mad. They just wouldn’t go out...
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