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Tapplock agrees to not misrepresent its privacy and security practices, and to implement a comprehensive security program

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Blockstation, a Toronto-based fintech company, will facilitate crypto stock trading for the Jamaican Stock Exchange.

Hashtag Trending – Tech execs react to DACA repeal, Google hiring in China

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FTC member rips into Google’s privacy efforts

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FTC warns nearly 100 firms of P2P data leaks

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Facebook pulls onerous terms of use

User backlash forces the social networking site to recall changes in its terms of use that gave it over-reaching and perpetual control over data posted there

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