Germany Fines Social Media Sites For Not Deleting ‘Hate Speech’

In Germany, social media sites can now be fined if they do not immediately delete “hate speech” or “fake news” from their platforms.

According to HuffPo, “Germany’s controversial Network Enforcement Act, also known as the NetzDG law, took effect Jan. 1.

The law requires any internet platform with more than 2 million users to implement a system for reporting and scrubbing potentially illicit content, including ‘threats of violence and slander.'”

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2016: The Worst Year for Your Privacy

In a post title ‘2016 Year in Review: The Worst Year for Your Privacy, ever‘, a review of the top 10 incidents that backup that title are presented. This post is provided by Mark’s Corner of the MeWe blog and you can read the details are in the post, however

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