Each week the Human Rights, Big Data & Technology Project, based at the University of Essex Human Rights Centre, prepares an overview of related news stories from the week. This summary contains news articles from 24 to 30 June 2017.
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Cyber security awareness is growing amongst people today – The Economic Times
Next wave of cyberattacks could target health devices – The Business of Federal Technology
Six Steps for Lawyers to Secure their Cyber Walls (Perspective) – Bloomberg Law
Freedom of Expression and Hate Speech
Facebook deleting 66,000 posts a week in crackdown on hate speech – Portland Press Herald
CancerLinQ Brings Big Data Insights to Oncology with FDA, NCI Partners – HealthIT Analytics
Can Your DNA Tell You the Healthiest Way to Live Your Life? – The Atlantic
Human Rights and Technology
Fake news: you ain’t seen nothing yet – The Economist
Should AI have human rights? – The Drum News
Privacy and Surveillance
Child safeguarding cloaks state surveillance and data exploitation – Open Democracy
German Regulator Suspends Law on Storing Phone and Internet Data – US News and World Report
Perils of Back Door Encryption Mandates – Human Rights Watch
Disclaimer: The views expressed herein are the author(s) alone.