This Week in Tech: 2nd - 6th July

July 6th, 2018 - Duncan McClean

This Week in Tech is a new series we’re creating that will round up all of the Tech Headlines of that week. New articles will be released every Friday.

In this week’s roundup:

  • EU Copyright Law rejected by EU Parliament
  • Google says that third-party providers could read your Gmail
  • Microsoft could be making a $400 Surface with less powerful specs
This Week in Tech: 2nd - 6th July

EU Copyright Law rejected by EU Parliament

Yesterday, A new Copyright law has been rejected by the European Parliament.

The new law, known as the Copyright Directive proposed a modernization of current Copyright Laws, similar to GDPR replacing the Data Protection Act.

This Week in Tech: 2nd - 6th July

Credit: The Verge

Google says that third-party providers could read your Gmail

Earlier on this week, Google confirmed that third party app developers could read emails in your Gmail inbox.

The practice is not against Google's privacy policies.

This Week in Tech: 2nd - 6th July

Microsoft could be making a $400 Surface with less powerful specs

Rumours are that Microsoft could be developing a $400 Surface laptop with much less powerful specs.

The rumours have been released by winfuture.de.


Duncan McClean

Founder of Iamlittle Tech Blog. Duncan writes most of the articles on Iamlittle Tech Blog.

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