Government Category

April 10, 2019

Senators Introduce Bill That Would Ban Websites From Using Manipulative Consent Forms

U.S. Senators Mark R. Warner (D-VA) and Deb Fischer (R-NE) have introduced a bill to ban online social media companies from tricking consumers into giving away the rights to their data. The Deceptive Experiences To Online Users Reduction (DETOUR) Act w…

April 8, 2019

Huawei would reportedly sell 5G chips to Apple, if U.S. ban isn’t an issue

The Chinese company is apparently interested in selling Apple the modems for 5G iPhones, but if so, scrutiny of the deal would be off the charts.

April 8, 2019

$128 Billion Can Build a Lot—But Probably Not a Nuclear-Armed Submarine, Auditors Warn

The U.S. Navy may have to ask Congress to boost funding in fiscal 2021.