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Tech giants raise concerns over UK draft surveillance bill – BBC News

Tech giants raise concerns over UK draft surveillance bill – BBC News

Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Twitter and Yahoo have expressed concerns to the UK Parliament over the draft Investigatory Powers Bill (IP Bill).  The firms are worried about the phrasing of proposals on encryption, bulk collection of data and openness.The submission joins another, from Apple, which challenges the reach of the draft legislation.  If passed, the IP Bill would overhaul rules on how authorities access people’s…

Source: Tech giants raise concerns over UK draft surveillance bill – BBC News