In China, Apple Compromises on Censorship and Surveillance

In China, Apple Compromises on Censorship and Surveillance

On Chinese iPhones, Apple bans apps through the Dalai Lama, while hosting apps by the Chinese paramilitary group accused of arresting and abusing Uyghurs, an ethnic minority in China. The company has also helped China spread its view of the world. Chinese iPhones censor the Taiwanese flag emoji, and their maps suggest that Taiwan is … Read more

France Proposes Extra Surveillance to Hunt for Potential Terrorists

PARIS – The French government, which has responded to multiple attacks over the past seven months, tabled a new counterterrorism law on Wednesday that would allow for intense algorithmic monitoring of telephone and internet communications and tighten restrictions on released convicted terrorists should. Prepared before the latest terrorist attack – the fatal stabbing of a … Read more