Da mag man in Europa auf und nieder springen, aber viele Nachrichtenpublisher außerhalb Europas gehören zu denjenigen, die sich gegen Einhaltung der DSGVO und damit gegen Verfügbarkeit in Europa entschieden haben.
Websites had two years to get ready for the GDPR. Rather than comply, about a third of the 100 largest U.S. newspapers have opted to block their sites in Europe. They include the Chicago Tribune, New York Daily News, Dallas Morning News, Newsday and The Virginian-Pilot.
Joseph O’Connor, a self-described “rogue archivist” in the United Kingdom, has been tracking the issue. He started after a gunman killed five staff members of the Capital Gazette on June 28. O’Connor wanted to read about the shooting, but the paper in Annapolis, Maryland, and the nearby Baltimore Sun, both Tronc properties, are blocked in Europe.