There Can Be A Crackdown On Facebook And Google In Australia

The Australian government wants to impose a number of strict restrictions on U.S. tech giants to curb their influence as suggested by a government review report. The report that was published by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) suggested that that the government should create a watchdog which would be exclusively tasked with regulation…

British Security Fears To Be Allayed By Huwai By A $2 Billion Investment Pledge

According to media reports, the embattled Chinese tech giant Huawei has informed the British government that it would be expending about $2 billion in the country as it tries to dissuade fears among the British authorities related to its security as raised by the British government in a report earlier this year. The reports are…

Fears Of Chinese Retaliation Over Huawei Arrest Makes Cisco Warn US Staff On China Travel

Amidst fears that US executives would be targeted by Chinese authorities following the arrest of the CFO of Huawei – Sabrina Meng Wanzhou, in Canada at the behest of the United States, the employees – especially people in the management positions, of US technology giant Cisco, have been advised not to travel of China except…

Former GCHQ Chief Warns Of Threat To Democracy Because Of Facebook

According to the former head of intelligence agency GCHQ, if there is no proper regulation, it is possible that the social media platform Facebook could turn out to be a threat to democracy. In an interview with BBC, Robert Hannigan said rather than “protecting your privacy” and data, the interest of the social media giant…