News Around The Web – June 17

Bill C-11 Would Give CRTC Power Over User-generated Content, but They Promise Not To Use It Bill C-11, now working it’s way though Parliament, would modernize Canada’s Broadcasting Act by empowering the CRTC to oversee both traditional broadcasters and internet platforms like as YouTube, Netflix, Amazon Prime, Spotify, and TikTok. It would require digital platforms …

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New Around The Web – June 4

Japan Passes Stablecoin Bill That Enshrines Investor Protection Last month’s collapse of the TerraUSD token thrust stablecoins into the worldwide spotlight and Japan became one of the first large economies to build a legal framework around them. On Friday, Japan’s parliament enacted a bill clarifying the legal status of stablecoins, essentially establishing them as digital …

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News Around The Web – May 29

PimEyes Launches Facial Recognition Affiliate Program, Blocks Russian Requests Due to War PimEyes, a facial recognition search engine that lets individuals see where their images have been exploited online, has launched an affiliate programme to promote product exposure by rewarding successful referrals. PimEyes claims to give a $10 commission for each successful referral to its …

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