In July the Turkish government brought in strict new social media laws. Social media giants including Twitter and Facebook failed to follow them, so the government has issued $1m fines for non-compliance.
US presidential candidate Joe Biden’s campaign has held a virtual fundraiser to discuss the advancement of the American tech sector, offering an insight into how he will regulate Big Tech if he wins the upcoming US election.
In an attempt to reinvent itself, IBM is set to split into two publicly traded entities, with one focusing on the delivery of hybrid cloud services to businesses, and the other specialising in the delivery of managed infrastructure services.
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is tightening rules on social media influencers and celebrities in the UK who post advertisements or endorsements without telling their followers they have been paid to do so.