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FTC Demands Answers From Big Tech on Privacy

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has issued orders to nine social media and video platforms, inquiring about their data practices.

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Amazon Will Start Paying Customers For Data On Non-Amazon Purchases

Amazon has launched Amazon Shopper Panel, a program that will pay users for information on their non-Amazon purchases.

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Microsoft’s Approach to Data a Major Advantage Over Salesforce

Microsoft’s approach to customer data could help the company make major headway against Salesforce.

Splunk CEO Doug Merritt: Every Company Needs A Data Czar
Splunk CEO: Every Company Needs A Data Czar

Doug Merritt, CEO of Splunk, discusses how big data has spurred the need for every enterprise company is ultimately going to need a Data Czar.

Big Tech: IBM Deploys Face Mask Surveillance System
Big Tech: IBM Deploys Face Mask Surveillance System

IBM has deployed a super intelligent face mask surveillance system for businesses (or government) to discreetly track face mask usage by employees, customers, and anyone who enters a building where their system is installed.

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Google Introduces Confidential Computing, a New Way of Encrypting Cloud Data

Google Cloud has introduced Confidential Computing in a bid to help secure data in the cloud.

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WWDC 2020 Part 3: macOS Big Sur

Apple unveiled the next version of macOS, named “Big Sur.” The design of the OS features a number of refinements.

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Small ISP Permanently Ends Data Caps

Antietam Broadband, based in Maryland, has boldly gone where big ISPs fear to tread: It has removed data caps permanently.

Are Big Conferences Going Virtual?

Virtual events are pretty convenient and they may be here to stay.

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Bing Webmaster Tools Provides Backlink Data On Similar Sites

Bing has unveiled a new feature that gives users competitive backlink data for similar and recommended sites.