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Google right to be forgotten spat returns to Europe’s top court

French privacy watchdog demands global scrub of certain linksmdash;Google says "non."

White House gives thumbs up to overturning net neutrality rules

Congress should replace the FCC's Title II rules, Trump spokesperson says.

Pressure mounting for US government to examine Amazon-Whole Foods accord

On campaign trail, Donald Trump said Amazon had “a huge antitrust problem.”

UK to implement age-verification system for porn sites

Plan will force sites to use credit-card based age verification to verify ages.

Virginia utility agrees to install two offshore wind turbines for study

The US is a newcomer to offshore wind; big buildout seems a long way off in Virginia.

IDG Contributor Network: How machine learning can be a pathway to...

In less than a year, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will go into effect across Europe.

This regulation, commissioned by the European Union, will mandate a broad set of data management requirements that dictate how organizations within the EU, as well as those that conduct business in the EU, handle peoplersquo;s personal information.Set to take effect May 25, 2018, GDPR changes dramatically how companies must handle and process any data that can be used to identify an individual or face stiff penalties.

For example, failure to provide regulators and citizens of a data breach within 72 hours will result in fines of up to 20M € or 4% of the organizationrsquo;s total annual revenue.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

Two energy powerhouses join together to make big, grid-tied batteries

Companies are betting storage will play a major part in a world with more renewables.

Insurers may have to adjust policies to reflect ‘silent’ cyber risks

Firms should also carry out regular 'stress tests' Insurers whose policies could give rise to claims for damage as a result of cyber attacks may have to adjust their policies or premiums to better reflect these risks, UK financial services regulatory bod Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) has warned.…

Seven years later, you can now run the Azure cloud on...

Systems from Dell EMC, HPE, and Lenovo can now be ordered.

Audi manager charged in diesel scandal

The 2015 Volkswagen diesel scandal continues, now with more subterfuge.

DHS, FBI warn of attempts to hack nuclear plants

Spear-phishing e-mails with malicious fake resumes targeted plant engineers.

Construction costs are falling for renewable and natural gas plants

New statistics reflect how much renewable development has matured in previous years.