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Tuesday, July 20, 2021

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EuroDIG2021 materials are online

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Spyware scandal revives push against government access to encrypted messages


thumbnail Governments in the EU and elsewhere are pushing for access to people’s messages.

French prosecutor opens probe after Pegasus spyware complaint


thumbnail The Paris prosecutor's office opened a probe on Tuesday into allegations by investigative news website Mediapart and two of its journalists that they had been spied on by Morocco using the Pegasus sp…

French MP: Digital sovereignty is about being able to choose dependencies


thumbnail In an interview with EURACTIV France, French centrist MP Philippe Latombe spoke about France's approach to digital sovereignty being about being able to choose who they can depend on and pointed to E…

Germany still lagging far behind on e-government, open data


thumbnail In Germany, e-government and open data remain largely untapped potentials despite holding enormous economic opportunities and being basic prerequisites for smarter cities, a recently published OECD s…

Statement by Max Schrems on the "Schrems II" Anniversary


thumbnail A year ago the so-called "Schrems II" decison was referred to as ground breaking What is the situation a year on?

Jihadist content targeted on Internet Archive platform


thumbnail A Referral Action Day (RAD) targeting online jihadist propaganda took place on 14 July 2021. The European Union Internet Referral Unit (EU IRU) at Europol organised the operational activities, which …

Copyright Before the ECJ: Association of the Internet Industry Sees Last Chance to Prevent Upload Filters


thumbnail Poland’s ECJ challenge also influences German and European copyright regulations With a lawsuit before the European Court of Justice (ECJ), Poland wants to overturn Article 17 of the controversial EU…

INHOPE | What is a Deepfake?


thumbnail We are the global network of member hotlines, leading the fight against Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM) online.

‘They’re killing people’: Biden slams Facebook for Covid disinformation


thumbnail False claims about vaccines has proliferated on the social network, and on other sites including Twitter and YouTube, says president

What would happen if Facebook and Google left your country tomorrow?


thumbnail Large tech companies like Google and Facebook have significant power in the digital media landscapes of countries around the world, and it can sometimes be hard

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