Apple chief executive Tim Cook has called for a new privacy law in the US, claiming that “shadowy” data brokers are eroding people’s trust in technology.
The discount telecoms firm Yourtel is again in trouble with the Irish regulator.
Vodafone Ireland is dipping a toe into rural 5G mobile broadband with trials in Roscommon, Wexford, Tipperary and Waterford.
MINISTERS are optimistic that a review of the bidding process for the National Broadband Plan will not further stall its roll-out.
The EU is considering a probe into Facebook’s European tax arrangements, with Ireland’s tax treatment of multinationals again in the spotlight, Politico reported.
Expanding the remit of the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland to monitor and regulate online platforms such as Facebook and Google is being considered by Government, officials have told an Oireachtas committee today.