Data Barons: About Time To Reign Them In

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For the first part go here. Mark Zuckerberg had no problems on “quoting” the fact that people in America, on average, used about eight social and communication applications. Interestingly enough, he neglected to make any mention of the fact that his own social network, Facebook, owned a multiple number of those popular social and communication …

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Eclipse Attacks: Ethereum Finally Fixes The Simplest of Flaws

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The serious Eclipse flaw represented a hole which made it possible for anyone with enough skills to trick online users into frauds such as double spending. Hackers could also use the same flaw to exploit smart contracts. As far as market capitalization goes Ethereum currently holds the most of it after Bitcoin. That is why …

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The Trump Administration Doesn’t Want The US To Study Earth

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Latest reports say that the new budget from the Trump’s administration has restored huge cuts on the NIH and NSF. On the other hand, issues related to the environment still aren’t out of trouble yet. Yesterday, the Trump administration put out a statement and released its proposed budget. The proposed budget from the Trump administration …

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Uber vs Waymo: Why The Self-Driving Settlement Is Important

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Uber gave up just a mere 0.34 percent of the entire company to settle the case. Some hold the opinion that essentially, Uber got off fairly cheap. Last Friday morning, Uber and Waymo finally settled their differences. By differences, it means they decided to settle everything related to the now infamous trade secrets lawsuit. In …

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Broadband Deployment Advanced Because of Ajit Pai, says FCC Report

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The Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission Ajit Pai hasn’t shied away from taking credit for all of Obama administration’s broadband deployments. Things are rarely straightforward when one is the chairman of any organization, let alone the Federal Communications Commission. One dilemma that Aji Pai had to deal with came when he had to oversee …

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Autonomous Car Data And Cops Without Warrants.

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Autonomous cars will revolutionize the way people travel. And of course, these autonomous cars will make use of a ton of data in order to drive themselves to their user’s desired location. While all of that sounds very futuristic, some thought must be given to issues such as autonomous car data. And how law enforcement …

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A National Security Council Memo Says US Should Counter China With 5G

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A new memo claims that the United States government will run a government-funded network which would keep the United States of America safe from all sorts of foreign attacks. According to a new leaked NSC (National Security Council) memo from the White House, the United States government should take steps to guard against foreign influence …

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Chrome Extension Add-ons That Are Malicious And Hard To Remove

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Media reports have just revealed that the very popular Google Chrome now allows people to install Chrome extensions which are malicious. And incredibly hard to remove. Some security experts feel that it is almost impossible to remove such types of malicious Google Chrome extensions. There is no doubt about the fact that Google Chrome is …

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Internet Service Providers Which Are City-Owned Are More Transparent And Cheap

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Heaps of data can now show why a lot of customers would actually prefer muni broadband services. The same data can also help to understand exactly why the telecommunication industry in the United States may fear it. There is very little doubt about the fact that municipal internet broadband networks offer more economical entry-level process. That …

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Project Veritas: Twitter Employees Hate Conservative People?

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Media reports have come out and revealed that an engineer working at the company had come up with a plan to ban a certain way of talking. Opposing views say that the engineer never referred to conservatives while discussing the plan. A certain James O’Keefe has actually managed to make quite a name for himself …

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