Dozens of Brokers Are Selling Pregnancy Data Post-Roe
Congress probes period tracking apps and data brokers over abortion privacy concerns
Congress to Investigate Data Brokers and Period Tracking Apps - The move comes directly in response to Motherboard’s own investigations into how data brokers have provided access to location data related to abortion clinics.
Senate bill would ban data brokers from selling location and health data
Remote learning apps shared children’s data at a ‘dizzying scale’ - The educational tools used by students during the pandemic shared their information with advertisers and data brokers that could track them around the Web, an international investigation found
ICE uses data brokers to bypass surveillance restrictions, report finds | Authors of the American Dragnet study say the agency is increasingly unaccountable to legislators
John Oliver Blackmails Congress With Their Own Digital Data - The ‘Last Week Tonight’ host paid shady brokers for lawmakers’ digital histories — promising not to release the info so long as Congress passes legislation protecting all consumers’ data