Jillian York

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A live demonstration uses artificial intelligence and facial recognition at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Experts believe it is already too late to restrict the movement of face data across geographic borders. Photograph: David McNew/AFP/Getty Images

When Jillian York, a 36-year-old American activist, was on vacation in February, she received an unexpected text. Her friend Adam Harvey, another acti(...)

Turkey’s courts have blocked access to Twitter a little over a week before elections as prime minister Tayyip Erdogan battles a corruption scandal that has seen social media awash with alleged evidence of government wrongdoing. Photograph: Reuters

Turkey’s abrupt ban on Twitter stirred concerns last night that the country may pull the plug on other social media and Internet services as it(...)