Federal agencies failed at cybersecurity measures, government watchdog finds

Federal agencies are not implementing cybersecurity measures to protect government technology from heightened risks posed by…

Spending law pumps up budget for federal cybersecurity agency

It includes $50 million to battle threats from Russia and other adversaries.

Regulators says Meta’s personalized advertising practices illegal under EU law

European regulators said that Facebook's parent company Meta is running afoul of the law in the…

Government ID now required to access online pornography in Louisiana

Louisiana residents now have to submit proof of their age to access pornographic websites, thanks to…

We need more research and less welfare

Research and development, R&D, is the generation of new knowledge. It is the oxygen of a…

Would privacy legislation help David or Goliath?

It’s a premise of arguments for privacy legislation that such legislation would protect hapless consumers against…

Pelosi signals TikTok may soon be banned on government devices

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi supports adding legislation that would ban TikTok on government-owned devices to a…

At least the death robots don’t have guns

First presented in his 1942 short story Runaround, Isaac Asimov’s Three Laws of Robotics include: 1.)…

Can House Republicans break Big Tech’s liability shield?

Ending Section 230 is a high GOP priority, but Senate Democrats have their own ideas.

The Federal Trade Commission’s misbegotten look at ‘commercial surveillance’

In law and policy, words matter. So in a recent comment on a Federal Trade Commission…