How UN’s Building Blocks program is using permissioned blockchain based on open source Ethereum code to distribute UN-facilitated food aid to recipients (Russ Juskalian/MIT Technology Review)

Russ Juskalian / MIT Technology Review: How UN’s Building Blocks program is using permissioned blockchain based on open source Ethereum code to distribute UN-facilitated food

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Study finds ~3,337 free apps in Google Play’s Designed for Families program that may violate COPPA, a federal law aimed to protect children from online tracking (Benjamin Herold/Education Week)

Benjamin Herold / Education Week: Study finds ~3,337 free apps in Google Play’s Designed for Families program that may violate COPPA, a federal law aimed

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India’s Aadhaar program is unparalleled both in the mass collection of biometric data and how it’s linked to everything, from food, tickets to phones, finances (Vindu Goel/New York Times)

Vindu Goel / New York Times: India’s Aadhaar program is unparalleled both in the mass collection of biometric data and how it’s linked to everything,

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Congress Is Trying to Stop Ajit Pai from Taking Broadband Assistance Away from the Poor: “The Lifeline program provides subsidized communications services to low-income Americans, many of whom rely on it as their only way to access the internet.”

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