NYPD Contracts with Firm Sued by Meta for Alleged Use of Fake Profiles

The NYPD reportedly entered a nearly $9 million contract with Voyager Labs, a company previously sued by Meta for creating fake profiles to scrape user data; this was revealed by the Surveillance Technology Oversight Project (STOP).  The New York Police Department (NYPD) reportedly spent millions contracting with Voyager Labs, a firm previously sued by Meta […]

Indian Government Drafts Guidelines to Combat Dark Patterns and Protect Online Consumers

India’s Department of Consumer Affairs has initiated a public consultation on its Draft Guidelines for the Prevention and Regulation of Dark Patterns, available for feedback on their website until October 5, 2023. Developed following a series of consultations with stakeholders, including a significant meeting on June 13, 2023, and insights from a specially formed task […]