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Google Wins EU Case Over ‘Right To Be Forgotten’ Laws

Google Wins EU Case Over ‘Right To Be Forgotten’ Laws

Google has won a legal case in the European Union over the so-called “right to be forgotten,” a concept that allows people in Europe to request the removal of old news from the internet which might be harmful to their reputations or otherwise just be embarrassing. The European Court of…

Not Even Putin Can Scare Bitcoin Investors

Not Even Putin Can Scare Bitcoin Investors

Bitcoin’s having a wild moment. It kicked off with a strange flash crash registered by the CoinDesk tracker that momentarily caused the cryptocurrency to appear to plunge by 12 per cent. Almost simultaneously, Russian President Vladimir Putin called for regulatory restrictions on digital currencies for the first time. And then,…