Europe’s top court leaning towards dealing Uber a big regulatory blow – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Europe’s top court appears to be leaning towards calling a spade a spade by judging Uber’s business a transportation company, rather than just an enabling tech platform as the company prefers to think of itself, […]

FBI director Comey backs new Feinstein push for decrypt bill – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Answering questions at a Senate oversight committee hearing this morning, FBI Director James Comey has hinted at growing consensus between technology companies and intelligence agencies over the controversial issue of how to access encrypted data. He also […]

Social media firms should face fines for hate speech failures, urge UK MPs – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Social media giants Facebook, YouTube and Twitter have once again been accused of taking a “laissez-faire approach” to moderating hate speech content on their platforms. This follows a stepping up of political rhetoric against […]