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Brave CEO Pens Letter to Senate Committee Asking for GDPR-Like Privacy Regulation

n nn nn Brendan Eich, the CEO of Brave, has written a letter to the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation urging them to implement GDPR-like legislation in the United States.GDPR stands for General Data Protection Regulation and works to secure the data and privacy of all individuals within the European Union EU and the European Economic Area ...

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One reporter's fascination with Siberia leaves readers asking for more

Fred Weir has the uncanny ability to help you understand the ideas and values shaping this complex, diverse, and fascinating country. Earlier this summer, Fred proposed a reporting trip to the eastern Russian republic of Buryatia. The goal: provide a rare glimpse into the historical, political, religious, and environmental culture of this mountainous region of Siberia. Five stories later, we were thrilled ...

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Can Anyone Track Down This Food Cart in Seoul? Asking For a Friend

Breakfast in Seoul Of the many dishes I tried in Seoul—bibimbap, bulgogi (from a Popeye’s in the DMZ, no less), barbecued pork, pajeon—the most memorable came from an early morning stop in an unexpected alley. I was on assignment documenting a student trip to South Korea. Because it was too dark to make sense of the neighborhood when I had ...

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Asking for a Friend: Does This Slovenian Spirit Actually Exist?

Ruda in Ljubljana On our final night in Slovenia, our hosts asked us if we would like to try some of their ruda. It came in a clear, unlabelled glass bottle, with sprigs of grass and slices of lime inside. It was the color of mint-flavored Listerine. They said they’d made it themselves from a local herb they’d collected out ...

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5 questions about Windows 10 everyone is asking

File photo – A man works on a laptop computer near a Windows 10 display at Microsoft Build in San Francisco, California April 29, 2015. (REUTERS/Robert Galbraith) Since Windows 10 arrived last week, you’ve sent in a flood of questions about how it works, what it can do and what it can’t do. We’ve gone through the list and come up with ...

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