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EU and US prepare and push for global AI ‘code of conduct’
Via France24: The European Union and the United States said on Wednesday that they plan to draft a voluntary code of conduct on artificial intelligence “within weeks” with the hope that other democracies will sign it. Learn more
European Council adopts its position on changes to EU green rules on consumer protection
Via The National Law Review: On May 3, 2023, the European Council adopted its position and commented on a March 22, 2023 proposal to amend EU consumer protection rules targeting greenwashing. Learn more
You’re probably familiar with Siri, Apple’s digital assistant. What does Siri mean in Swahili?
The answer is at the end of the newsletter!
What do your musical tastes reveal about your personality?
Via Verywell Mind: Your taste in music is tied to some degree to your underlying personality traits. Find out what your favorite music says about you and why you feel compelled to defend it. Learn more
The Future Without Cookies: What Marketers Need to Know
Via CMSWire: Cookies will soon be a thing of the past. Now, marketers have to rely on first-party data instead. Learn more
Winning the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act – A Better Balance
Via A Better Balance: An Inside Story and Lessons Learned from the Pregnant-Long Lutte for Justice, Fairness, and Equality: Winning the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act documents the story of the decade-long movement to enact the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act (PWFA ) . Learn more
Square peg in a square hole? Neurodiversity and career choice
Via Forbes: Should we refer people to jobs based on their diagnosis? I’ve been asked before if neurodivergence should be a recruitment strategy. Learn more
A LITTLE CULTURE :
AROUND THE GLOBE
Asia, EU and UK, North America
Five ways the EU ViDA proposals will impact your business
Via Bloomberg Law: Anna Nordén de Sovos explains that businesses operating in the EU should start preparing for major changes to their operating systems as a result of the European Commission’s VAT initiative in the digital age. Learn more
UK should step up alignment of rules with EU, says Business Commission
Via FT: A cross-party group’s call for a ‘general policy’ on regulation comes as Labor pledges to improve relations with Brussels. Learn more
ANSWER TO THE INFO QUESTION
Secret- the co-founder of Siri chose the name because it means secret in Swahili, and in his language, Norwegian, it means “beautiful woman who leads you to victory”. Very good name, right?
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