Oakland Becomes Third U.S. City to Ban Facial Recognition
Oakland just joined San Francisco, CA and Somerville, MA in banning the use of facial recognition.
Is Congestion Pricing the New Sweeping Regulation We Need?
On April 1, New York state will pass its annual budget. Experts say this might be the year that the state finally passes congestion pricing. The question is whether legislators can do it ethically.
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Should We Regulate Guns Like Cars?
From a manufacturer’s perspective, firearms get the kid-gloves treatment. Does that actually make sense?
Facebook picked one hell of a time to turn facial recognition back on in Europe
Rolling out "automated facial recognition in the U.K. makes a total mockery of their promises to respect users’ privacy.”
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What If the US Government Ran Facebook?
On today's episode of 'The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast,' Jason Koebler and Ankita Rao discuss Motherboard's recent speculative fiction, and the unnerving reality behind it.
Facebook’s Southeast Asia boss doesn't want regulation to fight fake news
“We do not believe that legislation is the best approach to addressing the issue.
Canada Is Gearing Up to Regulate Cryptocurrency
Canada is poised to become a global hub for cryptocurrencies, and advocates worry excessive regulation will stifle innovation.
Everything You Need to Know About the Congressional Cryptocurrency Hearing
Topics ranged from regulation for cryptocurrencies and ICOs to white nationalist extremism.
The SEC Chairman Will Tell Congress He Supports Regulating Cryptocurrency Trading
The chairman will testify on Tuesday morning.
I Fought the Law And...
South Koreans Will Soon Have to Go to Through a Bank to Buy Bitcoin
The country is announcing some serious new policies this week.
The Organizations That Could Do Something About Loot Boxes Don't Care
Pressure has resulted in formal responses from a bunch of organizations, but so far, no action.
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The NRA Now Says 'Nothing Could've Been Done' to Prevent Vegas
The organization offered the response after backtracking on calls for bump stock regulation.