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The White House wants to ban cell phones citing security risk

As the CLOUD Act sneaks into the omnibus big tech butts heads with privacy advocates

UN warns over human rights impact of a digital welfare state

Sleek raises 5M to help companies incorporate and operate in Singapore and Hong Kong

CBP does not make it clear Americans can optout of airport face scanning watchdog says

Daily Crunch: Apple unveils new iPad Pro and MacBook Air

The climate is our biggest threat Carl Pope is fighting to change our fate

How issues of microtransit congestion and parking are closing in on cities

As national COVID19 cases top 1000 insurers waive treatment fees and US preps stimulus

Axon adds license plate recognition to police dash cams but heeds ethics boards concerns

Expert Panel: What even IS tech ethics

Our 12 favorite startups from Y Combinators S20 Demo Day: Part 2

Leaked S1 says Palantir would fight an order demanding its encryption keys

India exempts startups from longstanding angel tax

Microsoft pitched its facial recognition tech to the DEA new emails show

Onfido the AIbased ID verification platform raises 100M led by TPG

Federal agencies need to improve how they collect tech diversity data report says

mRelief launches endtoend food stamp enrollment service

AOC and Elizabeth Warren call for a freeze on big mergers as the coronavirus crisis unfolds

White House bans personal cellphone use in the West Wing

Nadella warns government conference not to betray user trust

Interview with Priscilla Chan: Her superdonor origin story

US lawmakers warn Canada to keep Huawei out of its 5G plans

Labor leaders and startup founders talk how to build a sustainable gig economy

To fight election meddling Googles cyber unit Jigsaw extends its antiDDoS protections to European politicos

Secret documents from US antitrust probe reveal big techs plot to control or crush the competition

With pandemicera acquisitions big tech is back in the antitrust crosshairs

Climate justice and environmental ethics in tech with Amazon engineer Rajit Iftikhar

Facebook could face billions in potential damages as court rules facial recognition lawsuit can proceed

3D Printing News Briefs: March 9 2019

Calling all cosmic startups pitch at TechCrunchs 2020 Space event in LA

Smartsheet targets government agencies with new workplace software powered by AWS

Scalable low cost technologies needed to repair climate Cambridge professor suggests

Am I as brave as I think I am MIT Media Lab student Arwa Mboya on the aftermath of a scandal

H1B changes will simplify application process

The New York Times sues the FCC to investigate Russian interference in Net Neutrality decision

Crunch Report MoneyGrams Sale to Alibaba Blocked by US Government

CoveTool wants to solve climate change one efficient building at a time

Rep OcasioCortez calls out big tech on climate change controversy

US and France reach a compromise on Frances tax on tech giants

Heres how Russia targeted its fake Facebook ads and how those ads performed

Swarm gets green light from FCC for its 150satellite constellation

Four views: How will the work visa ban affect tech and which changes will last

Rigetti Computing took a 71 million down round because quantum computing is hard

Study launched into how startups will return to offices will WFH continue

How Microsoft helped imprison a man for counterfeiting software it gives away for free

Scotland spaceport gets full approval will be able to host up to 12 launches per year

Senate subpoenas could force Zuckerberg and Dorsey to testify on New York Post controversy

UK law review eyes abusive trends like deepfaked porn and cyber flashing

TrickBot malware learns how to spam ensnares 250M email addresses