It has been more than a year since Europe began implementing its landmark digital privacy law, the General Data Protection Regulation, but authorities are already complaining about weak enforcement and poor cooperation on investigations, according to Politico. Struggles to enforce the law and impose fines now that GDPR has been put in place illustrates the challenge of regulating online privacy....
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For much of the last century, metals companies have made stainless steel from nickel mined in Russia or the Philippines and smelted at temperatures up to 2,900 degrees. But demand for nickel is outstripping supplies because the metal is a key component in most electric vehicle batteries. So metals producers have turned to a new supplier—Indonesia, which possesses vast reserves of a previously...
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