Each week the Human Rights, Big Data and Technology Project prepares an overview of related news stories from the week. This summary contains news articles from 15 – 22 September 2017.
The A.I. “Gaydar” Study and the Real Dangers of Big Data – The New Yorker
US Cross-Border Data Deal Could Open Surveillance Floodgates – Open Democracy
A Roadmap for the Cross-Border Data Transfers Debate – HUJI Cyber Law Blog
State of the Union 2017: A framework for the free flow of non-personal data in the EU – European Commission
Facebook’s war on free will – The Guardian
Regulation and Oversight
U.S. Election Agency Seeks Comment After Facebook Cites Russian Ads – The New York Times
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