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TechCrunch
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Microsoft warned it could be fined billions by EU over missing GenAI risk info | TechCrunch

EU warns Microsoft of fines under DSA for not providing data on generative AI tools. [ more ]
TechCrunch
2 months ago
Europe politics

EU 'closely' monitoring X in wake of Fico shooting as DSA disinfo probe rumbles on | TechCrunch

EU monitoring disinformation on social media platforms following a shooting incident, with Digital Services Act investigations ongoing. [ more ]
WIRED
2 months ago
Marketing

Meta Faces Fresh Probe Over 'Addictive' Effect on Kids

The European Union is investigating Facebook and Instagram for potentially addictive effects on children, following similar probes into TikTok.
Meta and TikTok are under investigation for addictive and harmful effects on young users, including exposure to negative content and unrealistic body images.
The investigations aim to ensure compliance with the Digital Services Act for protecting the mental and physical health of young Europeans online. [ more ]
TechCrunch
2 months ago
EU data protection

EU grills Elon Musk's X about content moderation and deepfake risks | TechCrunch

The European Union is intensifying its investigation of Elon Musk-owned social network X under the Digital Services Act, focusing on various content moderation and transparency concerns. [ more ]
Fast Company
2 months ago
EU data protection

Shein is shining so bright in Europe that regulators want to keep a closer eye on it

Shein has been designated a Very Large Online Platform (VLOP) by the European Union due to its large European user base, requiring compliance with Digital Services Act rules by August. [ more ]
ReadWrite
3 months ago
Marketing

European Union launches another TikTok probe

The European Union initiated a probe under the Digital Services Act due to TikTok Lite's lack of proper risk assessments in France and Spain. [ more ]
TechCrunch
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Microsoft warned it could be fined billions by EU over missing GenAI risk info | TechCrunch

EU warns Microsoft of fines under DSA for not providing data on generative AI tools. [ more ]
TechCrunch
2 months ago
Europe politics

EU 'closely' monitoring X in wake of Fico shooting as DSA disinfo probe rumbles on | TechCrunch

EU monitoring disinformation on social media platforms following a shooting incident, with Digital Services Act investigations ongoing. [ more ]
WIRED
2 months ago
Marketing

Meta Faces Fresh Probe Over 'Addictive' Effect on Kids

The European Union is investigating Facebook and Instagram for potentially addictive effects on children, following similar probes into TikTok.
Meta and TikTok are under investigation for addictive and harmful effects on young users, including exposure to negative content and unrealistic body images.
The investigations aim to ensure compliance with the Digital Services Act for protecting the mental and physical health of young Europeans online. [ more ]
TechCrunch
2 months ago
EU data protection

EU grills Elon Musk's X about content moderation and deepfake risks | TechCrunch

The European Union is intensifying its investigation of Elon Musk-owned social network X under the Digital Services Act, focusing on various content moderation and transparency concerns. [ more ]
Fast Company
2 months ago
EU data protection

Shein is shining so bright in Europe that regulators want to keep a closer eye on it

Shein has been designated a Very Large Online Platform (VLOP) by the European Union due to its large European user base, requiring compliance with Digital Services Act rules by August. [ more ]
ReadWrite
3 months ago
Marketing

European Union launches another TikTok probe

The European Union initiated a probe under the Digital Services Act due to TikTok Lite's lack of proper risk assessments in France and Spain. [ more ]
moreeuropean-union
#european-commission
Theregister
2 months ago
EU data protection

EU probes Meta over its provisions for protecting children

The European Commission is investigating Meta for potential breaches of the Digital Services Act, focusing on protection of minors and misinformation. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
EU data protection

EU probes Meta over child protection concerns DW 05/16/2024

European Commission investigating Facebook and Instagram for potential harm to children through addiction and exposure to inappropriate content. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Marketing

EU investigates Meta over Facebook and Instagram child safety

The European Commission is investigating Meta for potential breaches of online content rules related to child safety and addictive behaviors. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
EU data protection

EU investigates Facebook owner Meta over child safety and mental health concerns

The European Commission is investigating Meta, the owner of Facebook and Instagram, over concerns of creating addictive behavior among children and damaging mental health. [ more ]
ReadWrite
2 months ago
EU data protection

Meta investigated over suspected EU online content breaches

The European Commission is investigating Meta for potential breaches of EU online content rules under the Digital Services Act (DSA). [ more ]
The Globe and Mail
2 months ago
Europe politics

Meta's Facebook, Instagram in EU crosshairs for election disinformation

European Commission investigates Meta Platforms for failure to tackle disinformation and deceptive advertising in EU elections. [ more ]
Theregister
2 months ago
EU data protection

EU probes Meta over its provisions for protecting children

The European Commission is investigating Meta for potential breaches of the Digital Services Act, focusing on protection of minors and misinformation. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
EU data protection

EU probes Meta over child protection concerns DW 05/16/2024

European Commission investigating Facebook and Instagram for potential harm to children through addiction and exposure to inappropriate content. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Marketing

EU investigates Meta over Facebook and Instagram child safety

The European Commission is investigating Meta for potential breaches of online content rules related to child safety and addictive behaviors. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
EU data protection

EU investigates Facebook owner Meta over child safety and mental health concerns

The European Commission is investigating Meta, the owner of Facebook and Instagram, over concerns of creating addictive behavior among children and damaging mental health. [ more ]
ReadWrite
2 months ago
EU data protection

Meta investigated over suspected EU online content breaches

The European Commission is investigating Meta for potential breaches of EU online content rules under the Digital Services Act (DSA). [ more ]
The Globe and Mail
2 months ago
Europe politics

Meta's Facebook, Instagram in EU crosshairs for election disinformation

European Commission investigates Meta Platforms for failure to tackle disinformation and deceptive advertising in EU elections. [ more ]
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#eu
Ars Technica
2 months ago
EU data protection

Concerns over addicted kids spur probe into Meta and its use of dark patterns

The EU is launching an in-depth probe into Meta for potential violations of the Digital Services Act regarding the protection of minors on social media platforms. [ more ]
TechCrunch
2 months ago
EU data protection

EU opens child safety probes of Facebook and Instagram, citing addictive design concerns | TechCrunch

Formal investigation on Facebook and Instagram in the EU over child protection concerns under DSA. [ more ]
Action News Jax
2 months ago
EU data protection

Facebook and Instagram face European Union scrutiny over possible breaches of digital rulebook

The European Union is investigating Facebook and Instagram for suspected violations under the Digital Services Act, primarily related to protecting users from foreign disinformation during EU-wide elections. [ more ]
Iapp
3 months ago
EU data protection

DSA, electronic ID wallets take priority in EU children's privacy work

Telecommunications ministers prioritize Digital Services Act and digital identity wallets
Focus on online protection for children and young adults [ more ]
www.fastcompany.com
5 months ago
Marketing

Today's top business headlines: EU investigates TikTok, Meta tries to avoid politics, and Nintendo's stock falls

The EU is investigating TikTok for potential violations of the Digital Services Act relating to user safety.
NASA is seeking paid volunteers for a Mars simulation mission, targeting individuals with a Master's in STEM aged 30-55. [ more ]
www.france24.com
5 months ago
Marketing

EU launches probe of TikTok over child protection concerns

EU launches formal investigation into TikTok under DSA over protecting minors online
Concerns include rabbit hole effect, age verification, and data access for researchers. [ more ]
Ars Technica
2 months ago
EU data protection

Concerns over addicted kids spur probe into Meta and its use of dark patterns

The EU is launching an in-depth probe into Meta for potential violations of the Digital Services Act regarding the protection of minors on social media platforms. [ more ]
TechCrunch
2 months ago
EU data protection

EU opens child safety probes of Facebook and Instagram, citing addictive design concerns | TechCrunch

Formal investigation on Facebook and Instagram in the EU over child protection concerns under DSA. [ more ]
Action News Jax
2 months ago
EU data protection

Facebook and Instagram face European Union scrutiny over possible breaches of digital rulebook

The European Union is investigating Facebook and Instagram for suspected violations under the Digital Services Act, primarily related to protecting users from foreign disinformation during EU-wide elections. [ more ]
Iapp
3 months ago
EU data protection

DSA, electronic ID wallets take priority in EU children's privacy work

Telecommunications ministers prioritize Digital Services Act and digital identity wallets
Focus on online protection for children and young adults [ more ]
www.fastcompany.com
5 months ago
Marketing

Today's top business headlines: EU investigates TikTok, Meta tries to avoid politics, and Nintendo's stock falls

The EU is investigating TikTok for potential violations of the Digital Services Act relating to user safety.
NASA is seeking paid volunteers for a Mars simulation mission, targeting individuals with a Master's in STEM aged 30-55. [ more ]
www.france24.com
5 months ago
Marketing

EU launches probe of TikTok over child protection concerns

EU launches formal investigation into TikTok under DSA over protecting minors online
Concerns include rabbit hole effect, age verification, and data access for researchers. [ more ]
moreeu
#eu-investigation
WSOC TV
2 months ago
EU data protection

Facebook and Instagram face European Union scrutiny over possible breaches of digital rulebook

The European Commission is investigating Facebook and Instagram for potential violations of the EU's digital rulebook and election integrity. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Europe politics

EU launches disinformation probe against social media giant Meta

Meta defends risk mitigation process after EU criticism on content moderation. [ more ]
Fast Company
2 months ago
Marketing

The EU just showed us another way of reining in TikTok

The EU issued a warning to TikTok over the launch of TikTok Lite in France and Spain. TikTok voluntarily suspended the rewards functions in TikTok Lite in response. [ more ]
Engadget
3 months ago
Marketing

The EU opens an investigation into TikTok Lite, citing addiction concerns

The EU has opened an investigation into TikTok Lite under the DSA due to concerns about addictive design language and potential impact on young users. [ more ]
Mashable
3 months ago
Marketing

What is TikTok Lite and why is the EU concerned about it?

TikTok Lite is under investigation by the EU for compliance with the Digital Services Act, including concerns about its impact on users' mental health. [ more ]
Social Media Today
4 months ago
EU data protection

TikTok Adds New 'Data Portability API' to Adhere with New EU Rules

TikTok launches Data Portability API for EEA users to transfer data categories or full archives.
Digital Markets Act ensures fair play, while the Digital Services Act focuses on user data control and protection. [ more ]
WSOC TV
2 months ago
EU data protection

Facebook and Instagram face European Union scrutiny over possible breaches of digital rulebook

The European Commission is investigating Facebook and Instagram for potential violations of the EU's digital rulebook and election integrity. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Europe politics

EU launches disinformation probe against social media giant Meta

Meta defends risk mitigation process after EU criticism on content moderation. [ more ]
Fast Company
2 months ago
Marketing

The EU just showed us another way of reining in TikTok

The EU issued a warning to TikTok over the launch of TikTok Lite in France and Spain. TikTok voluntarily suspended the rewards functions in TikTok Lite in response. [ more ]
Engadget
3 months ago
Marketing

The EU opens an investigation into TikTok Lite, citing addiction concerns

The EU has opened an investigation into TikTok Lite under the DSA due to concerns about addictive design language and potential impact on young users. [ more ]
Mashable
3 months ago
Marketing

What is TikTok Lite and why is the EU concerned about it?

TikTok Lite is under investigation by the EU for compliance with the Digital Services Act, including concerns about its impact on users' mental health. [ more ]
Social Media Today
4 months ago
EU data protection

TikTok Adds New 'Data Portability API' to Adhere with New EU Rules

TikTok launches Data Portability API for EEA users to transfer data categories or full archives.
Digital Markets Act ensures fair play, while the Digital Services Act focuses on user data control and protection. [ more ]
moreeu-investigation
#meta
Ars Technica
2 months ago
EU data protection

Meta to face EU probe for not doing enough to stop Russian disinformation

EU to probe Meta for insufficient action against disinformation from Russia and others. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Europe politics

EU to investigate Meta over election misinformation ahead of June polls

The European Union has initiated formal procedures against Meta for not doing enough to combat disinformation ahead of the EU elections in June. [ more ]
Engadget
5 months ago
Marketing

Meta and TikTok sue to get out of paying the EU's fee for policing content

Meta and ByteDance are challenging a supervisory fee set by the EU regulators under the Digital Services Act.
The companies disagree with the methodology of determining fees and argue that some companies are not paying their fair share. [ more ]
The Verge
5 months ago
EU data protection

Meta's not happy with its bill for enforcing the EU's tough new DSA

Meta is challenging the fee it must pay EU regulators for enforcing content moderation rules under the Digital Services Act (DSA).
The fee is capped at 0.05 percent of profits, but Meta is unhappy that loss-making companies are exempt while it has to pay €11 million. [ more ]
Ars Technica
2 months ago
EU data protection

Meta to face EU probe for not doing enough to stop Russian disinformation

EU to probe Meta for insufficient action against disinformation from Russia and others. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Europe politics

EU to investigate Meta over election misinformation ahead of June polls

The European Union has initiated formal procedures against Meta for not doing enough to combat disinformation ahead of the EU elections in June. [ more ]
Engadget
5 months ago
Marketing

Meta and TikTok sue to get out of paying the EU's fee for policing content

Meta and ByteDance are challenging a supervisory fee set by the EU regulators under the Digital Services Act.
The companies disagree with the methodology of determining fees and argue that some companies are not paying their fair share. [ more ]
The Verge
5 months ago
EU data protection

Meta's not happy with its bill for enforcing the EU's tough new DSA

Meta is challenging the fee it must pay EU regulators for enforcing content moderation rules under the Digital Services Act (DSA).
The fee is capped at 0.05 percent of profits, but Meta is unhappy that loss-making companies are exempt while it has to pay €11 million. [ more ]
moremeta
#online-platforms
www.dw.com
2 months ago
JavaScript

China's Shein fashion retailer faces stricter EU regulation DW 04/26/2024

Shein, a Chinese-founded fast-fashion company, has been added to the EU's list of very large online platforms, subjecting it to stricter rules for combating illegal content and counterfeit products. [ more ]
The Drum
3 months ago
Marketing

Dr Martens' Temu lawsuit will be no walk in the park

Dr Martens is suing Temu for using its brand names in search-based advertising; impacts brand owners worldwide. [ more ]
euronews
4 months ago
EU data protection

AliExpress probed under DSA, LinkedIn gets request for information

The EU has started formal investigations into AliExpress under the Digital Services Act rules.
Other platforms like Bing, Google Search, Facebook, and TikTok are also under scrutiny for AI-related issues. [ more ]
WPXI
5 months ago
EU data protection

The European Union expands digital crackdown on toxic content, dodgy goods to all online platforms

Expanded digital rules in EU cover most online platforms
Requirements under Digital Services Act for user safety and content transparency [ more ]
WSOC TV
5 months ago
EU data protection

The European Union expands digital crackdown on toxic content, dodgy goods to all online platforms

The EU is expanding its digital rulebook to include almost all online platforms in the bloc, in an effort to crack down on toxic content and unsafe products.
The Digital Services Act imposes strict requirements on platforms, including reporting counterfeit or unsafe goods and flagging harmful or illegal content. [ more ]
MarTech
5 months ago
EU data protection

EU Digital Services Act now applies to all but the smallest businesses | MarTech

The European Union's Digital Services Act, which aims to prevent the spread of illegal goods, services, and content online, will now apply to almost all online platforms operating within the EU.
The Act includes provisions such as mechanisms to flag illegal content, transparency for moderation decisions, opt-out of personalized content, and measures to protect children and electoral integrity. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
JavaScript

China's Shein fashion retailer faces stricter EU regulation DW 04/26/2024

Shein, a Chinese-founded fast-fashion company, has been added to the EU's list of very large online platforms, subjecting it to stricter rules for combating illegal content and counterfeit products. [ more ]
The Drum
3 months ago
Marketing

Dr Martens' Temu lawsuit will be no walk in the park

Dr Martens is suing Temu for using its brand names in search-based advertising; impacts brand owners worldwide. [ more ]
euronews
4 months ago
EU data protection

AliExpress probed under DSA, LinkedIn gets request for information

The EU has started formal investigations into AliExpress under the Digital Services Act rules.
Other platforms like Bing, Google Search, Facebook, and TikTok are also under scrutiny for AI-related issues. [ more ]
WPXI
5 months ago
EU data protection

The European Union expands digital crackdown on toxic content, dodgy goods to all online platforms

Expanded digital rules in EU cover most online platforms
Requirements under Digital Services Act for user safety and content transparency [ more ]
WSOC TV
5 months ago
EU data protection

The European Union expands digital crackdown on toxic content, dodgy goods to all online platforms

The EU is expanding its digital rulebook to include almost all online platforms in the bloc, in an effort to crack down on toxic content and unsafe products.
The Digital Services Act imposes strict requirements on platforms, including reporting counterfeit or unsafe goods and flagging harmful or illegal content. [ more ]
MarTech
5 months ago
EU data protection

EU Digital Services Act now applies to all but the smallest businesses | MarTech

The European Union's Digital Services Act, which aims to prevent the spread of illegal goods, services, and content online, will now apply to almost all online platforms operating within the EU.
The Act includes provisions such as mechanisms to flag illegal content, transparency for moderation decisions, opt-out of personalized content, and measures to protect children and electoral integrity. [ more ]
moreonline-platforms
#tiktok
Iapp
2 months ago
Marketing

EU will not follow US on potential TikTok ban

EU will not address TikTok issues immediately after the U.S. law on ByteDance. [ more ]
TechCrunch
2 months ago
Marketing

TikTok pulls feature from Lite app in EU over addiction concerns | TechCrunch

TikTok suspended a gamification feature in the EU due to concerns over mental health risks for young users. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
Marketing

TikTok questioned by EU over Lite app that pays' users for watching videos

The EU has demanded TikTok to provide a risk assessment within 24 hours due to concerns over its new reward system for users in the EU. [ more ]
Social Media Today
4 months ago
EU data protection

TikTok Launches 'Data Portability API' to Meet New EU Requirements

TikTok introduces new Data Portability API for user data transfer
EU scrutinizes TikTok under Digital Services Act and Digital Markets Act [ more ]
Iapp
2 months ago
Marketing

EU will not follow US on potential TikTok ban

EU will not address TikTok issues immediately after the U.S. law on ByteDance. [ more ]
TechCrunch
2 months ago
Marketing

TikTok pulls feature from Lite app in EU over addiction concerns | TechCrunch

TikTok suspended a gamification feature in the EU due to concerns over mental health risks for young users. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
Marketing

TikTok questioned by EU over Lite app that pays' users for watching videos

The EU has demanded TikTok to provide a risk assessment within 24 hours due to concerns over its new reward system for users in the EU. [ more ]
Social Media Today
4 months ago
EU data protection

TikTok Launches 'Data Portability API' to Meet New EU Requirements

TikTok introduces new Data Portability API for user data transfer
EU scrutinizes TikTok under Digital Services Act and Digital Markets Act [ more ]
moretiktok
#eu-regulators
Fast Company
3 months ago
Marketing

EU questions TikTok's new app that pays users to watch videos

EU regulators request details from TikTok on new app paying users to watch videos. [ more ]
US News & World Report
4 months ago
EU data protection

Europe Asks Google, Facebook, TikTok and Other Platforms How They're Reducing Generative AI Risks

EU regulators request info on tech companies' handling of generative AI risks like deepfakes under new regulations.
Commission raises concerns about generative AI risks including false information and automated manipulation. [ more ]
Fast Company
3 months ago
Marketing

EU questions TikTok's new app that pays users to watch videos

EU regulators request details from TikTok on new app paying users to watch videos. [ more ]
US News & World Report
4 months ago
EU data protection

Europe Asks Google, Facebook, TikTok and Other Platforms How They're Reducing Generative AI Risks

EU regulators request info on tech companies' handling of generative AI risks like deepfakes under new regulations.
Commission raises concerns about generative AI risks including false information and automated manipulation. [ more ]
moreeu-regulators
www.euractiv.com
3 months ago
Marketing

Online platforms' transparency falls short ahead of EU elections, says Mozilla

Online platforms lack transparency ahead of European Parliament elections. [ more ]
#big-tech
Exchangewire
3 months ago
Marketing

The Stack: Big Tech in Hot Water Under Digital Markets Act and Digital Services Act; Spotify to Provide More Educational Content with Video Based Lessons

Big tech faces legal challenges globally, including Apple's antitrust lawsuit and the EU's actions under the DMA and DSA.
Spotify aims to enhance its platform with educational video content, joining the trend of tech companies diversifying their services. [ more ]
euronews
4 months ago
EU data protection

Delay, depress, destroy: How Big Tech subverts the EU's new laws

Major tech industry associations praised the DSA and DMA in 2022
Tech corporations are working to undermine and weaken the new EU tech laws. [ more ]
Exchangewire
3 months ago
Marketing

The Stack: Big Tech in Hot Water Under Digital Markets Act and Digital Services Act; Spotify to Provide More Educational Content with Video Based Lessons

Big tech faces legal challenges globally, including Apple's antitrust lawsuit and the EU's actions under the DMA and DSA.
Spotify aims to enhance its platform with educational video content, joining the trend of tech companies diversifying their services. [ more ]
euronews
4 months ago
EU data protection

Delay, depress, destroy: How Big Tech subverts the EU's new laws

Major tech industry associations praised the DSA and DMA in 2022
Tech corporations are working to undermine and weaken the new EU tech laws. [ more ]
morebig-tech
#ad-transparency
Exchangewire
3 months ago
Marketing

EU Publishes Election Risk Guidelines Under Digital Services Act; EU Forces Amazon to Provide Greater Ad Transparency; X Expanding Access to Grok AI Chatbot Tool

EU publishes election security guidelines under Digital Services Act
EU rules Amazon must provide ad transparency [ more ]
TechCrunch
3 months ago
EU data protection

Amazon will have to publish an ads library in EU after all | TechCrunch

Amazon must provide ad transparency information publicly.
EU's highest court rules against Amazon's challenge to DSA designation. [ more ]
Exchangewire
3 months ago
Marketing

EU Publishes Election Risk Guidelines Under Digital Services Act; EU Forces Amazon to Provide Greater Ad Transparency; X Expanding Access to Grok AI Chatbot Tool

EU publishes election security guidelines under Digital Services Act
EU rules Amazon must provide ad transparency [ more ]
TechCrunch
3 months ago
EU data protection

Amazon will have to publish an ads library in EU after all | TechCrunch

Amazon must provide ad transparency information publicly.
EU's highest court rules against Amazon's challenge to DSA designation. [ more ]
moread-transparency
euronews
3 months ago
EU data protection

Amazon needs to comply with ad database under platform rules; court

The EU's highest court rejected interim measures requested by Amazon in a case involving compliance with EU platform rules for online advertising. [ more ]
#eu-regulations
CNA
4 months ago
EU data protection

EU targets TikTok, X, other apps over AI risk to elections

EU using Digital Services Act to address AI risks for elections
Brussels probing TikTok, Facebook, AliExpress under DSA [ more ]
SFGATE
5 months ago
EU data protection

The European Union expands digital crackdown on toxic content, dodgy goods to all online platforms

EU's Digital Services Act expands to almost all online platforms in the bloc, imposing strict rules for user safety.
The DSA requires transparency in online ads, bans targeting based on sensitive data, and mandates explanation for content moderation decisions. [ more ]
CNA
4 months ago
EU data protection

EU targets TikTok, X, other apps over AI risk to elections

EU using Digital Services Act to address AI risks for elections
Brussels probing TikTok, Facebook, AliExpress under DSA [ more ]
SFGATE
5 months ago
EU data protection

The European Union expands digital crackdown on toxic content, dodgy goods to all online platforms

EU's Digital Services Act expands to almost all online platforms in the bloc, imposing strict rules for user safety.
The DSA requires transparency in online ads, bans targeting based on sensitive data, and mandates explanation for content moderation decisions. [ more ]
moreeu-regulations
#election-integrity
euronews
4 months ago
EU data protection

Lawmakers ban foreign ad sponsoring three months before EU vote

Stricter rules for political advertising approved by the European Parliament aim to restrict foreign interference online.
Political ads before elections or referendums in the EU must be labeled clearly, including who paid for them and the cost. [ more ]
Iapp
5 months ago
EU data protection

A view from Brussels: DSA implementation comes during 'pivotal' year

The European Commission has opened a consultation period on draft guidelines for the implementation of the Digital Services Act (DSA), focusing on the integrity of the electoral process.
The guidelines provide potential measures to mitigate election-related risks, specific guidance for the European Parliament elections, and measures to keep up with technological advancements in generative AI content. [ more ]
euronews
4 months ago
EU data protection

Lawmakers ban foreign ad sponsoring three months before EU vote

Stricter rules for political advertising approved by the European Parliament aim to restrict foreign interference online.
Political ads before elections or referendums in the EU must be labeled clearly, including who paid for them and the cost. [ more ]
Iapp
5 months ago
EU data protection

A view from Brussels: DSA implementation comes during 'pivotal' year

The European Commission has opened a consultation period on draft guidelines for the implementation of the Digital Services Act (DSA), focusing on the integrity of the electoral process.
The guidelines provide potential measures to mitigate election-related risks, specific guidance for the European Parliament elections, and measures to keep up with technological advancements in generative AI content. [ more ]
moreelection-integrity
www.theguardian.com
5 months ago
Europe politics

Tucker Carlson interview with Putin to test EU law regulating tech companies

The EU's Digital Services Act requires tech companies like X and Facebook to remove illegal or harmful content from their platforms.
The EU is concerned that an interview between Tucker Carlson and Vladimir Putin could be used as part of Putin's information war and spread propaganda on social media. [ more ]
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