SAN JOSE, Calif. —A newspaper is reporting that technology firms, banks and other companies are fighting a proposed Internet privacy law that would require companies to show consumers the personal data they’ve collected on them and how it’s being used. The Right to Know Act, or AB 1291, is being opposed by 15 companies and trade groups, the San Jose Mercury News reported.
Meg Whitman on Election Night in 2010. (Credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty ) Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman said today that her views against same-sex marriage had changed “after careful review and reflection” and that “the time has come” for marriage equality. Whitman, who formerly supported California’s Proposition 8 during her unsuccessful gubernatorial campaign in 2010, was one of dozens of prominent Republicans who have signed an amicus brief in support of a lawsuit seeking to overturn the controversial proposition.