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Are internet companies becoming our social censors and should they?

Are internet companies becoming our social censors and should they?

Written by on August 16, 2017 in Features with 0 Comments

TORONTO/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – The neo-Nazi website Daily Stormer had its internet domain registration revoked twice in less than 24 hours in the wake of the weekend violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, part of a broad move by the tech industry in recent months to take a stronger hand in policing online hate-speech and incitements to […]

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News highlights – 15 August 2017

News highlights – 15 August 2017

Written by on August 16, 2017 in News with 0 Comments

News highlights for 15 August 2017 Trump administration demands data on over a million visitors to anti-Trump site A Justice Department order is demanding web host provider Dreamhost turn over the logs of over 1.3 million visitors to an anti-Trump website it hosts, the company has revealed. Read more… Lawsuit over false online data revived […]

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News highlights – 14 August 2017

News highlights – 14 August 2017

Written by on August 15, 2017 in News with 0 Comments

News highlights for 14 August 2017 Honesty app Sarahah is becoming a self-esteem machine Sarahah, created in Saudi Arabia by Zain al-Abidin Tawfiq, has become a full-blown fad, taking over the feeds of Twitter and Facebook. Read more… Reliance Jio holds maximum share of 41.01% in overall Indian broadband segment NEW DELHI: Reliance Jioholds the […]

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News highlights – 13 August 2017

News highlights – 13 August 2017

Written by on August 14, 2017 in News with 0 Comments

News highlights for 13 August 2017 Dutch students grow their own biodegradable car  EINDHOVEN, Netherlands (Reuters) – What’s made of sugar, can carry four people and travel at 50 miles (80 km) per hour? A biodegradable car, whose inventors say could be the next step in environmentally friendly motoring. Read more… Indian government may consider quashing […]

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News highlights – 9 August 2017

News highlights – 9 August 2017

Written by on August 10, 2017 in News with 0 Comments

News highlights for 9 August 2017 Toshiba wants to sell chip business by end of current year TOKYO (Reuters) – Toshiba Corp is still trying to sell its chip business by the end of the current fiscal year to next March, but has not decided what to do if those efforts fail, CEO Satoshi Tsunakawa […]

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Is your organisation ready for cognitive computing technology?

Is your organisation ready for cognitive computing technology?

Written by on August 9, 2017 in Features with 0 Comments

Nearly 64% of CMOs and sales leaders believe their industries will be ready to adopt cognitive computing technologies in the next three years – but many aren’t sure the same can be said for their specific companies. That’s according to the new IBM Institute for Business Value (IBV) study, “From data deluge to intelligent insights: […]

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News highlights – 8 August 2017

News highlights – 8 August 2017

Written by on August 9, 2017 in News with 0 Comments

News highlights for 8 August 2017 Kids should explore the digital world, to save us all LONDON (Reuters) – Parents who think they are being responsible by limiting their children’s time online should think again: they could be putting their kids and Britain’s security at a disadvantage, according to a former British spy chief. Read […]

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PayPal – the story of the world’s biggest online payment system

PayPal – the story of the world’s biggest online payment system

Written by on August 8, 2017 in Features with 0 Comments

 The story of PayPal is one of a quiet, but huge success. As usual, though, it was not all plain sailing. In fact, in 1999, it was voted one of the worst business ideas of the year. Mind you, the people who founded PayPal include some people who are the real visionaries of our times. […]

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News highlights – 7 August 2017

News highlights – 7 August 2017

Written by on August 8, 2017 in News with 0 Comments

News highlights for 7 August 2017 Avaya finalises deal to exit Chapter 11 WILMINGTON, Del (Reuters) – A path has been cleared for telecommunications company Avaya Inc to exit Chapter 11 bankruptcy in an agreement with its senior creditors and the government’s pension insurer, Avaya said in a statement on Monday. Read more… CBS Signs […]

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News highlights – 6 August 2017

News highlights – 6 August 2017

Written by on August 7, 2017 in News with 0 Comments

News highlights for 6 August 2017 UK Government issues security guidelines connected cars LONDON (Reuters) – The British government issued new guidelines on Sunday requiring manufacturers of internet-connected vehicles to put in place tougher cyber protections to ensure they are better shielded against hackers. Read more… Prosecutors want 12 year jail term for ex Samsung […]

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