• Proposed Australian Law Threatens Apple and Facebook's Privacy Policies

    1 month ago - By Fortune

    The Australian government has proposed a new law that might cause some problems between law enforcement and big tech companies like Apple and Facebook .
    The law, which was proposed on Tuesday, would force tech companies that have encrypted data relevant to an investigation to hand over the information they have stored when requested by law enforcement. Companies that don't comply could face fines up to $7.3 million and people involved in not complying could face jail time, the law reads, according to Reuters.
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  • The world's biggest tech companies are at serious risk of losing a $32 billion market

    The world's biggest tech companies are at serious risk of losing a $32 billion market

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Life may get harder for big American tech firms trying to break into one of the world's biggest online shopping and mobile markets.
    India is proposing new laws that would protect homegrown companies trying to compete with the likes of Amazon, Facebook, Google, and Apple in online shopping.
    India wants to level the playing field for domestic startups, store Indian user data in India, and change the rules around how foreign companies sell online in India.
    It could cost US firms dearly because India is predicted to become a $32 billion ecommerce market by the end of this year.
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