March 1, 2021

News Roundup (August 20, 2018)

1. Most Americans Continue to Have Privacy and Security Concerns, NTIA Survey Finds (via NTIA)

2. Web Security Gets a Boost as TLS Gets Major Overhaul (via ZDNet)

3. Social Media Companies Face Fines in EU if Terror Lingers Online For an Hour (via BBC) ||| Brussels to Act Against Tech Groups Over Terror Content (via FT)

4. One Thousand GAO Recommendations to Remedy Cybersecurity Shortcomings Remain Unaddressed (via The Hill)
Op-Ed by Comptroller General of the United States and head of the Government Accountability Office

5. Official: USDA $600 Million Rural Broadband Pilot Will Include Loan/ Grant Combinations (via Telecompetitor)

6. DHS Awards Virginia Company $200K to Begin Automated Machine Learning Prototype Test

7. i2Coalition Response to Docket ID: FTC-2018-0052, The Commission’s Remedial Authority to Deter Unfair and Deceptive Conduct in Privacy and Data Security Matters

8. OCLC Collaborates With New Partner in Sweden

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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