Thursday, January 13, 2022

Neuro-rights as defense against advancement of neurotechnology

Whether in constitutional texts or in specific legislation, governments, legislators and specialists seek to put a limit on the use of new developments linked to influencing the brain or trapping data contained in it. Chile took the first step with two specific regulations.

In recent months, Chile took important steps in the formation of a legal ecosystem that regulates the relationship of humans with technological deployment, known colloquially as neuro-rights. Each of these steps involved a debate between those in favor of legislating in that field and those who opposed it for various reasons, one of them the lack of opportunity for discussion in the midst of the most acute social crisis in that country of the last 50 years.

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Argentina · Internet & OTT02/08/2022

Government points to neutral networks to connect towns with less than 500 inhabitants

The design phase would include a proof of concept in a selection of localities among 400 that are close to some node of the Red Federal de Fibra Óptica (Refefo) (Federal Fiber Optic Network). For ISPs, it could represent an improvement in the economic equation, although to participate they must ensure the connectivity of public bodies, primary care cof Ministers and the economic area, with Sergio Massa as Minister of Economy, affect it.

Globales · Software and Applications30/06/2022

EU determines that all cryptoasset transactions must be identified

The regulation aims to prevent money laundering through these operations, which puts an end to the anonymity that prevailed until now. It is also advancing in a crypto-assets market standard for the entire Union.

Colombia · Regulation · Politics27/06/2022

The new government’s challenge is to not repeat 5G deployment errors of previous technologies.

The public consultation opened by MIntic on the progress of 5G points out the deviations that occurred in the 4G development. Expansion of services and affordability, the axes of the roadmap for the future.

Colombia · Politics21/06/2022

Petro main challenge to be choice of roadmap to reduce digital divide

Gustavo Petro will take office on August 7. It will promote the deployment of fiber in urban areas and the use of low orbit satellite Internet for rural areas. It also warns that it will modify the regulation. The outgoing government leaves behind a new spectrum scheme for 5G and the completion of the public consultation on its deployment.

Globales · Regulation17/06/2022

European law on digital services marks a new regulatory paradigm.

Known as the DSA (Digital Services Act), it makes platforms responsible for the content they publish. It also forces them to share data with advertisers and open their algorithms to scrutiny by regulators. It will be passed in July, which complements another piece of related proposed legislation, the DMA.

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A DIARIO LATINO 09-08-2022

Costa Rica · E-Government 08/08/2022

Security operations center to cost US$ 10 million

Colombia · Politics 08/08/2022

Mery Gutiérrez is the new ICT minister

Brasil · Smartphones & Devices · Operators 08/08/2022

Claro, TIM and Vivo have 8 million customers with 5G cell phones

Globales · Operators · Equipment Providers and Network Solutions 08/08/2022

BT and Nokia successfully pass carrier aggregation test in 5G SA network

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