This Week In Tech

June 30-July 6


Amazon buys an online pharmacy for about $1 billion

California passes a law that restricts large tech companies' use of private user data

The UK is creating a centralized database of citizens' DNA and biometric data

Ripple gives away its cryptocurrency to get people to use it

A blogger finds that Juggalo makeup can defeat facial recognition technology

Uganda starts forcing citizens to pay a tax to use social media