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Lawmakers paint grim picture of US data privacy in defending APRA

The U.S. Subcommittee on Innovation, Data, and Commerce is marking up proposed legislation – and taking names. In remarks opening…

 

Age verification comes to social media as age of unregulated use nears an end

If trends continue, social media is set to follow in the path of cigarettes: an activity benefitting early from lax…

 

Ofcom’s Children’s Safety Code of Practice gets mixed reviews 

The regulatory world keeps digging to get at the root of the age verification problem and unearth legal solutions, an…

 

Redefining online safety: The evolution of age verification laws

By: Dan Yerushalmi, CEO, AU10TIX Today’s youth are more Internet-savvy than any previous generation, with sites like TikTok, Snapchat, Instagram…

 

OnlyFans misconfigures biometric age estimation, Ofcom opens investigation

In the great age verification debate sweeping the globe, much attention has been directed at pornography tube sites such as…

 

Navigating the complexities of online child safety and the role of tech companies

By Lina Ghazal, Head of Regulatory and Public Affairs, VerifyMy Children today are spending an unprecedented number of hours online….

 

LinkedIn introduces biometric IDV in Singapore with Persona

LinkedIn is rolling out identity verification using biometric passports in Singapore. The feature is provided by San Francisco-based selfie biometrics…

 

Meta, porn industry and Kansas governor weigh in on age verification

As Europe mulls how to restrict access to certain content for minors, Meta offers its own solution. Meanwhile, U.S. states…

 

Kids Code bills prompt epic showdown between regulators, activists and big tech firms

The latest craze sweeping the United States – legislation to protect kids’ data and overall online safety – has its…

 

Data protection agencies roll out strategies for safeguarding children’s data

The UK Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has released a new strategy for its Children’s code, aimed at protecting the data…

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