Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Can AI content moderation keep us safe online?

Moderation of Viral Videos Companies agonise over the formula for creating viral content, whether it’s music videos such as Luis Fonsi’s Despacito ft. Daddy...

Fake News law passed in Singapore: Protection from Online Falsehoods and...

We previously reported on MediaWrites that the Singapore Government had convened a Select Committee to study new laws and other measures to tackle the...

Global regulation threatens to take a bite out of the FAANGs

A raft of new laws and closer regulatory scrutiny will be one of the biggest challenges for the FAANGs (Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix and...

DCMS releases new Code of Practice for Social Media Platforms

The Code comes in advance of the potential new regulatory framework envisaged in the Online Harms White Paper (see here for our initial thoughts...

The EU Copyright Directive: New exception for text and data mining

The European Parliament recently approved the EU Directive on copyright in the Digital Single Market ('DSM Directive'). Once approved by the Council and published...

The EU Copyright Directive: the press publishers’ right

As reported here, last week the European Parliament approved the latest version of the EU Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market (DSM...

UK Government releases new proposals to regulate internet safety in Online...

After much speculation and anticipation, DCMS's Online Harms White Paper has been published today. The Paper proposes fundamental changes to the UK online regulatory...

News in Today: EU Copyright Directive given final approval

The European Parliament has today voted to formally approve the new Copyright Directive. MEPs voted to adopt the text without amendments with 348 votes...

Mining the value of ‘Big Data’ in an era of Artificial...

Francine Cunningham, Senior Public Affairs Manager in Brussels, takes a closer look at the text and data mining exceptions in the proposed EU Copyright Directive, which will go to a final vote this week.

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