Posted in broadband BT digital media europe facebook germany itv media regulation Sky Social Social Media social media platforms TalkTalk Tax law Tech twitter UK government United Kingdom user generated content

UK media giants call for independent oversight of Facebook, YouTube, Twitter

The UK’s leading broadcasters and ISPs have called for the government to introduce independent regulatory oversight of social media content. The group of media and…

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Posted in fda government juul juul labs regulation Tech

JUUL Labs responds to FDA concerns about flavored e-liquids

In a statement released today, Juul Labs has responded to FDA moves to increase regulation on flavored tobacco products in order to curb underage use….

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Posted in economy regulation

White House Rolls Out Agenda for More Deregulation to Boost Business

President Donald Trump will continue to target duplicative and ineffective regulations as part of his administration’s “spring agenda,” the White House announced Wednesday. Trump’s reform…

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Posted in facebook privacy regulation Social Media Tribune Content Agency WASHINGTON

Tougher regulations are needed for Facebook $FB

Facebook used to tell its programmers to “move fast and break things.” Who knew that one of the things could be the integrity of elections….

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Posted in guns Politics regulation The Washington Times

AG Jeff Sessions: Bump stock ban announcement coming very ‘soon’

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Tuesday the Justice Department will soon make an announcement about the possible banning of bump stocks, a device that makes…

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Posted in CDN Investing regulation Trump admin

Unleashed free enterprise is going to produce amazing results in America

WASHINGTON, February 11, 2018: On February 6, SpaceX, a private company, launched the Falcon Heavy, the most powerful operational rocket ever made. More than 100,000…

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Posted in AFP bitcoin Cryptocurrency Investing regulation WallSt

Amid regulation fears, Bitcoin bombs Nearly 50% in days, Alt-coins crash

Bitcoin, the best known of hundreds of ‘virtual’ coins, slumped Tuesday to a six-week low below $12,000 as analysts blamed a rush by various jurisdictions…

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Posted in bitcoin Cryptocurrency International Business Times regulation WallSt

The noose of regulation seems to be closing around the Medusa’s head-like neck of cryptocurrencies

The noose of regulation seems to be closing around the Medusa’s head-like neck of cryptocurrencies. After months of monitoring by various agencies, the financial services…

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Posted in Chicago Tribune GOP Internet regulation

FCC to repeal #NetNeutrality rules, a milestone for Republican deregulation push

WASHINGTON — Federal regulators are expected to vote Thursday to repeal Obama-era net neutrality rules for internet traffic. It would be a major victory for…

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Posted in Internet Obama admin regulation WND

Repeal of Obama-era ‘net neutrality’ means ‘free, open Internet’

On Dec. 14, the Federal Communications Commission is expected to roll back Obama-era Internet regulations, a move that one commissioner tells WND and Radio America…

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Posted in AFP Internet regulation Silicon Valley

US regulator Ajit Pai says Silicon Valley IS a threat to the internet

A top US regulator, defending an effort to roll back so-called “net neutrality” rules, said Tuesday that large internet platforms represent the biggest threat to…

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Posted in Internet Los Angeles Times regulation

Portugal’s internet shows the world what a world without net neutrality, it’s UGLY

Advocates of network neutrality, which is under active assault by the conservative chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, have been pointing to a vivid example…

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Posted in Corruption International Business Times Politics regulation Senate WallSt

Top Democrat Sen. Tom Udall And Republican Demand SEC anti-corruption Crackdown

U.S. Sen. Tom Udall, D-New Mexico, called for federal regulators to begin applying an anti-corruption rule to outside political groups in the wake of an…

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Posted in credit cards cybersecurity regulation The Conversation

The Equifax breach is a reminder of society’s bigger #cybersecurity problems $EFX

By Richard Forno, Senior Lecturer, Cybersecurity & Internet Researcher, University of Maryland, Baltimore County. There are a lot more holes in cybersecurity fences. iomis/ The…

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