"Informing You Without Watching you."  @digitalprivacy, Wed 07/27:
U.S. Senate panel approves update of children's online privacy bill

A U.S. Capitol Police officer stands on the Senate steps as storm clouds pass over the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S. July 18, 2022. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

WASHINGTON, July 27 (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate Commerce Committee voted Wednesday to approve a measure that would raise the age children are given special online privacy protections to 16 and bar targeted advertising to children by companies like TikTok and Snapchat (SNAP.N) without consent. The bill, which was adopted by voice vote, will now go to the full Senate for consideration.

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