How Much Is Your Data Worth to Facebook and Google? A New Senate Bill Aims to Find Out

Facebook and Google are being challenged to put a price on how much each person’s data is worth-and provide a way for people to delete some, or all, of their information. The Designing Accounting Safeguards to Help Broaden Oversight And Regulations on Data (DASHBOARD) Act, which was introduced on Monday, takes aim at companies that […]

This Is What Tech Companies Want in Any Federal Data Privacy Legislation

Several big technology companies have a message for any U.S. lawmakers crafting new data privacy rules: Follow our advice. Facebook, Google, Apple, and the Internet Association, which lobbies on behalf of its members like Amazon, Facebook, Twitter, and Airbnb, all say they support federal laws aimed at protecting user privacy. What the companies differ on […]