This Week in Tech: 21st - 25th May

Published on May 25th, 2018. Written by .

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

In this week’s roundup:

  • Trump banned from banning people on Twitter
  • GDPR comes into effect
  • Surface Phone might be on the way
  • Paypal acquires iZettle
This Week in Tech: 21st - 25th May

Trump banned from banning people on Twitter

Donald Trump has been banned from banning people on the social networking site, Twitter.

By Trump banning people on Twitter, it is a violation of the right for free speech.

This Week in Tech: 21st - 25th May

GDPR comes into effect

Today, 25th May is the day where GDPR(General Data Protection Regulations) comes in to effect.

GDPR is the new law that has been introduced by the European Union to help users to understand what data websites hold about you. We've written an article about it here.

This Week in Tech: 21st - 25th May

A Surface Phone might be on the way

Clues within the newest version of Windows 10 suggest that Microsoft may be working on a Surface Phone.

The clues were found by twitter user WalkingCat.

This Week in Tech: 21st - 25th May

PayPal acquires iZettle

Payment giant PayPal has acquired iZettle.

iZettle produces small card reader machines that are aimed at small businesses.

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