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Facebook broke rules, should be regulated: UK lawmakers 8:39am EST

LONDON (Reuters) - Facebook intentionally breached data privacy and competition law and should, along with other big tech companies, be subject to a new regulator to protect democracy and citizens' rights, British lawmakers said on Monday.  Full Article

 
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Alibaba is the force behind hit Chinese Communist Party app: sources 10:29am EST 

BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese government propaganda app that recently became a huge hit was developed by Alibaba, two people at the company told Reuters, at a time when the nation's tech firms are under global scrutiny over their ties to Beijing.  Full Article  

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Britain does not support total Huawei network ban: sources 7:31am EST 

(Reuters) - British security officials do not support a full ban of Huawei from national telecoms networks despite U.S. allegations the Chinese firm and its products could be used by Beijing for spying, people with knowledge of the matter said.  Full Article