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Old 29-10-18, 01:36
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Default Tim Cook’s privacy crusade

Articles from BBC News Technology's Tech Tent and SecurityWeek:

Tech Tent: Tim Cook’s privacy crusade - BBC News
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It's not unusual for the technology industry to be accused of playing fast and loose with user privacy, collecting data on a vast scale and needing to be reined in by new laws.

What is startling is when that accusation comes from the leader of the world's most valuable technology company.

On Tech Tent this week we ask just what Tim Cook's diatribe says about the debate on data.
Also from BBC News Technology:

Tim Cook blasts 'weaponisation' of personal data and praises GDPR - BBC News
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Apple chief executive Tim Cook has demanded a tough new US data protection law, in an unusual speech in Europe.
Apple CEO Backs Privacy Laws, Warns Data Being 'Weaponized' | SecurityWeek.Com
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The head of Apple on Wednesday endorsed tough privacy laws for both Europe and the U.S. and renewed the technology giant's commitment to protecting personal data, which he warned was being "weaponized" against users.

Speaking at an international conference on data privacy, Apple CEO Tim Cook applauded European Union authorities for bringing in a strict new data privacy law in May and said the iPhone maker supports a U.S. federal privacy law .
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