API Regulation News

These are the news items I've curated in my monitoring of the API space that have some relevance to the API definition conversation and I wanted to include in my research. I'm using all of these links to better understand how the space is testing their APIs, going beyond just monitoring and understand the details of each request and response.

Title Source Visit
Why Startups Need an API (2012-04-21) tune.com
EU wants clear drone regulations in place by 2019 (2017-06-19) www.engadget.com
Google urges Congress to revise outdated overseas data laws (2017-06-22) www.engadget.com
Does US have right to data on overseas servers? We’re about to find out (2017-06-23) arstechnica.com
New EU Privacy Laws Will Complicate B2B Data Sharing (2017-06-26) kasperskycontenthub.com
A new FAA bill could bring drone deliveries closer to reality (2017-06-26) www.businessinsider.com
Ringless voicemail spam won’t be exempt from anti (2017-06-26) arstechnica.com
Russia threatens to ban Telegram if it doesn’t hand over data (2017-06-26) www.engadget.com
Google fined a record €2.4 billion by the EU for manipulating search results (2017-06-27) www.theverge.com
Va. Supreme Court to hear case challenging police retention of license plate data (2017-06-27) www.washingtonpost.com
Google Hit With $2.7 Billion Antitrust Fine (2017-06-27) kasperskycontenthub.com
How PSD2 Will Change Europe’s Banks For The Better (2017-06-27) medium.com
Telegram Agrees to Register Messaging App With Russia (2017-06-28) www.darkreading.com
Telegram will register with Russia but won't share secure data (2017-06-28) www.engadget.com
A new internet safety bill would ban swatting, doxxing, and sextortion all at once (2017-06-29) www.theverge.com
Germany passes controversial law to fine Facebook over hate speech (2017-06-30) www.theverge.com
Germany has approved €50 million fake news fines that could target Facebook and Google (FB, GOOG) (2017-06-30) www.businessinsider.com
GDPR, Cisco and You (2017-06-30) blogs.cisco.com
FAA considers remote identification system for drones in the US (2017-07-01) www.engadget.com
Is it Time to Can the CAN (2017-07-02) krebsonsecurity.com
Google’s DeepMind and UK hospitals made illegal deal for health data, says watchdog (2017-07-03) www.theverge.com
UK data regulator says DeepMind’s initial deal with the NHS broke privacy law (2017-07-03) techcrunch.com
UK’S NHS has violated privacy of 1.6M patients in Google DeepMind medical trial, ICO says (2017-07-03) thenextweb.com
Facebook is fighting the US on user data requests (2017-07-04) www.engadget.com
GDPR: Start Your Privacy Protection Planning Now (2017-07-05) blogs.cisco.com
The FAA is examining ways to identify drones in the air and their owners (2017-07-05) www.businessinsider.com
EU gets behind ‘right to repair’ to combat short product lifespans (2017-07-06) thenextweb.com
Twitter gets a win in lawsuit against U.S. government for right to reveal data requests (2017-07-06) mashable.com
FAA offers registration refunds for casual drone pilots (2017-07-07) www.engadget.com
The only way to stop another WannaCry is with regulations (2017-07-08) www.engadget.com
More Bitcoin regulations are coming (2017-07-10) www.businessinsider.com
Telcos Singled Out for Prioritizing Government Requests for Data Over Privacy (2017-07-10) kasperskycontenthub.com
The High Costs of GDPR Compliance (2017-07-11) www.darkreading.com
AT&T joins net neutrality protest—despite suing to block neutrality rules (2017-07-11) arstechnica.com
The Unspoken Reality of Net Neutrality (2017-07-11) moz.com
Defending the open internet (2017-07-12) blogs.dropbox.com
Apple builds data center to obey Chinese cybersecurity rules (2017-07-12) www.engadget.com
US government removes Kaspersky from approved vendors list (2017-07-12) www.engadget.com
US Government Limits Purchase of Kaspersky Lab Software (2017-07-12) www.darkreading.com
Why we support net neutrality and the open Internet (2017-07-12) sunlightfoundation.com
The FCC says net neutrality destroys small ISPs. So has it? (2017-07-13) www.theverge.com
AT&T’s ‘support’ for net neutrality means tricking customers to fight against it (2017-07-13) www.theverge.com
Americans sent the FCC 1.6 million pro (2017-07-13) boingboing.net
Net neutrality supporters sent over 5 million emails to the FCC (2017-07-13) www.engadget.com
US Customs says it can’t search cloud data at the border (2017-07-13) www.theverge.com
Australia plans law to force tech giants to decrypt messages (2017-07-13) hosted.ap.org
Ajit Pai not concerned about number of pro (2017-07-14) arstechnica.com
Facebook says it shouldn’t have to stay mum when government seeks user data (2017-07-15) www.washingtonpost.com
Elon Musk says we need to regulate AI before it becomes a danger to humanity (2017-07-17) www.theverge.com
Comcast says it should be able to create internet fast lanes for self (2017-07-17) www.theverge.com
Comcast’s FCC filing pits pet economists against net neutrality rules (2017-07-17) techcrunch.com
Comcast tells the FCC that net neutrality should be voluntary (2017-07-17) www.engadget.com
Elon Musk calls on governments to start regulating AI (2017-07-17) readwrite.com
Security Could Be Weakened If UK (2017-07-18) www.infosecurity-magazine.com
FBI: IoT Toys Could Present a Privacy and Safety Risk (2017-07-18) www.infosecurity-magazine.com
Report confirms Brexit’s boomerang logic on data protection (2017-07-18) techcrunch.com
FBI issues warning to parents about toys spying on their kids (2017-07-18) thenextweb.com
FCC refuses to release text of more than 40,000 net neutrality complaints (2017-07-18) arstechnica.com
A lawsuit filed in NYC claims Uber is in violation of human rights laws (2017-07-18) mashable.com
Uber is getting sued by disability advocates again (2017-07-18) thenextweb.com
Today in OpenGov: The FCC’s failure to communicate (2017-07-19) sunlightfoundation.com
White House gives thumbs up to overturning net neutrality rules (2017-07-19) arstechnica.com
AI data (2017-07-19) techcrunch.com
Elon Musk clarifies that AI regulation should follow observation and insight (2017-07-19) techcrunch.com
Judge halts Wisconsin county rule for apps like Pokemon Go (2017-07-21) hosted.ap.org
UK drone rules will require you to take safety tests (2017-07-22) www.engadget.com
Accused of throttling Netflix, Verizon starts site to explain how Wi (2017-07-24) thenextweb.com
Verizon argues throttling video is allowed under net neutrality rules (2017-07-25) www.theverge.com
Net neutrality faceoff: Congress summons ISPs and websites to hearing (2017-07-25) arstechnica.com
Russia Passes Bill Banning Tor, VPNs (2017-07-25) www.infosecurity-magazine.com
SEC regulators are coming after ICOs (2017-07-25) techcrunch.com
Verizon accused of violating net neutrality rules by throttling video (2017-07-26) arstechnica.com
Bitcoin grows up and gets its first federally regulated exchange (2017-07-26) www.engadget.com
As Thailand restricts internet freedom, cyber activists work to keep an open web (2017-07-27) thenextweb.com
UpCodes makes researching building regulations less exhausting for architects (2017-07-27) techcrunch.com
Steve Bannon Wants Facebook and Google Regulated Like Utilities (2017-07-27) theintercept.com
Senate bill would stop police from obtaining emails and location data without a warrant (2017-07-27) www.theverge.com
Politicians’ social media pages can be 1st Amendment forums, judge says (2017-07-28) arstechnica.com
Dear Floyd Mayweather, you’re why the SEC exists (2017-07-28) techcrunch.com
Why the feds took down one of Bitcoin’s largest exchanges (2017-07-29) www.theverge.com
Congress looks into government agencies' deals with Kaspersky (2017-07-29) www.engadget.com
FCC says sharing DDoS attack details undermines security (2017-07-31) www.engadget.com
Republicans try to take cheap phones and broadband away from poor people (2017-08-01) arstechnica.com
US Senators Propose IoT Security Legislation (2017-08-01) www.darkreading.com
New Bill Seeks Basic IoT Security Standards (2017-08-01) krebsonsecurity.com
Legislation Proposed to Secure Connected IoT Devices (2017-08-01) kasperskycontenthub.com
Telegram builds a direct hotline for authorities, so they can pull down illegal content quickly (2017-08-02) mashable.com
US Senators Intro IoT Security Bill (2017-08-02) www.infosecurity-magazine.com
UK Data Protection Bill, Incorporating GDPR, Expected in September (2017-08-02) www.infosecurity-magazine.com
Three things every IoT manufacturer should do to improve security (2017-08-02) readwrite.com
DoJ Launches Framework for Vulnerability Disclosure Programs (2017-08-03) www.darkreading.com
DRM in web standards creates new barriers to accessibility (2017-08-03) boingboing.net
FCC offers 'reverse (2017-08-03) www.engadget.com
Are Third (2017-08-04) www.darkreading.com
Coming soon to a Parliament near you – UK's Data Protection Bill • The Register (2017-08-04) www.theregister.co.uk
The Hidden Treasure of the Cyber Executive Order (2017-08-04) blogs.cisco.com
US Army reportedly ceasing use of all DJI drone products (2017-08-04) www.engadget.com
Seattle study puts down some common criticisms of Airbnb (2017-08-06) techcrunch.com
The UK government has issued new cybersecurity guidelines for smart cars (2017-08-06) www.theverge.com

If you think there is a link I should have listed here feel free to tweet it at me, or submit as a Github issue. Even though I do this full time, I'm still a one person show, and I miss quite a bit, and depend on my network to help me know what is going on.