You’re reading The Brazilian Report‘s weekly tech roundup, a digest of the main pieces of news regarding technology and innovation in Brazil. This week’s topics: Data privacy, automation, cryptocurrencies, and more. Happy reading!
Data privacy: a basic right?
The Brazilian Senate approved a constitutional amendment which would make personal data protection a basic human right in the country. If the bill now passes in the House of Representatives, only the federal government will be able to legislate on data treatment and protection.