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European Parliament passes huge clampdown on tracking ads

January 24, 2022

Via: Techradar

The European Parliament, the legislative body for the European Union (EU), has voted in favor of its Digital Services Act (DSA), which seeks to limit the power of American internet giants such as Facebook, Amazon and Google.

The vote – 530 for, 78 against, and 80 abstentions – is the latest salvo in the EU’s increasing plans for reining in what it sees as over-powerful internet companies, following another vote that sought to limit the tracking of minors.

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