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UK names John Edwards as its choice for next data protection chief as gov’t eyes watering down privacy standards – TechCrunch

The UK government has named the person it wants to take over as its chief data protection watchdog, with sitting…

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Payment startup Chipper Cash raises $6M for Southern Africa expansion – TechCrunch

African cross-border fintech startup Chipper Cash has raised a $6 million seed-round led by Deciens Capital. The San Francisco-based company…