Protego Press Weekly Roundup

This week ends the spring season, and just like the weather the tech policy world is starting to heat up.  Be it Facebook’s new crypto currency Libra, Senator Josh Hawley’s new proposal to compel large tech companies to be politically neutral on content moderation, or the US government’s hearings on manipulated media, it’s a full […]

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Protego Weekly Update: June 12th, 2019

It’s the middle of June, and while not quite summer, Congressional hearings are beginning to heat up. Be it hearings on antitrust or deepfakes, Russia’s data sharing, and facial recognition advances, there is a lot to cover in this week’s Protego Press Roundup. Russia and Tech Data: Russia continues to flex its power over foreign […]

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Protego Weekly Update: June 6th, 2019

In this week’s Protego weekly update, we focus on new pressures building for governmental intervention to address tech companies. It appears that the U.S. Government may be moving toward intervention to address tech companies and, in particular, the antitrust concerns that today’s behemoths raise.  Regulators have begun dividing their focus among the companies, with the […]

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Protego Press Round Up

Cybersecurity, algorithmic fairness and accountability, mass surveillance and the ill effects of digital devices on your health: this week’s roundup isn’t exactly jolly. Nevertheless, here are the stories we are following this week: Doomed to repeat our mistakes: Despite the role that hacked emails played in deciding the 2016 Presidential election in the United States, […]

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Protego Press Round Up: April 23, 2019

While the political world is enthralled with the release of the Mueller report late last week, several important tech policy items may have been overlooked.  Be it privacy laws, social media’s issues, cyberwar and cyber threats, lots of news this past week, captured in this installment of the Protego Press Roundup. In Case You Missed […]

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Protego Press Round Up: April 2, 2019

As we enter into the first week of April, it’s hard to believe that the first quarter of 2019 is already over.  And, with it, we enter another busy week in the world of tech policy. Be it government employees using WhatsApp, Zuckerberg’s plan to regulate the internet, Huawei fighting back,  big tech, white supremacy […]

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Protego Press Round Up: March 26, 2019

Last week we marked the beginning of Spring with the Vernal Equinox, and saw plenty of excitement in the political sphere with the completion of the much awaited Mueller report being delivered to Attorney General Barr.   And, as always, there is plenty of movement in the tech policy world as well, be it fines levied […]

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Protego Weekly Roundup – March 12, 2019

Sunday marked the beginning of Daylight Savings Time, sparking the bi-annual debate around if this change in time is still needed.  The technology policy world is used to constant change, and this past week was no exception. Be it discussions around antitrust impacting technology, privacy laws and taxes, anti-vaccination media and net neutrality, lots of […]

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Protego Weekly Roundup – March 5, 2019

It’s the first week of March, and though the weather may not be showing it, the changing of the seasons is starting to happen.  What is staying consistent is the ongoing march of technology. Be it articles on Protego about Section 230 of the CDA and the impact of the IRA on minority citizens, predicting […]

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Protego Weekly Roundup – February 20, 2019

Welcome back!  Hopefully you return rested and ready after a President’s Day long weekend.  Between the role of AI in human rights violations, a new “Digital Gangster”, copyright laws killing the internet, robocalls and tech disclosure, we’ve got enough to catch you back up to speed in this week’s Protego Press Roundup. In Case You […]

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