Emerging Tech

Digital Trends Live: Facebook data security, Ubisoft helps Notre Dame, and more

On the latest episode of  Digital Trends Live, we discuss the top trending tech news, including the most recent Facebook and Instagram data security issues, Amazon’s free ad-supported music service,  Ubisoft’s pledge to help rebuild Notre Dame, and more. Other topics include the theft of 100  Car2Go vehicles, Netflix taking a look at a “Random” […]

Gears & Gadgets

Intel’s new assault on the data center: 56-core Xeons, 10nm FPGAs, 100gig Ethernet

Enlarge / Left-to-right: Cascade Lake Xeon AP, Cascade Lake Xeon SP, Broadwell Xeon D-1600, and up front Optane DC Persistent Memory. Intel Intel today launched a barrage of new products for the data center, tackling almost every enterprise workload out there. The company’s diverse range of products highlights how today’s data center is more than […]

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Apple CEO Tim Cook hit out at companies like Facebook again: Anything that collects personal data and uses it against customers 'should not exist'

CEO Tim Cook attends China Development Forum (CDF) 2018 at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse on March 24, 2018 in Beijing, China.VCG/VCG via Getty Images Apple CEO Tim Cook seemed to hit out at Facebook again on Friday, saying that no one should be allowed to create detailed dossiers on users and then use that personal […]

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Acxiom, a huge ad data broker, comes out in favor of Apple CEO Tim Cook's quest to bring GDPR-like regulation to the United States

AP On Thursday, Apple CEO Tim Cook called for sweeping regulation of advertising data brokers- essentially, an American version of the EU’s GDPR data regulation law. One of those data brokers is Acxiom, which said in a statement to Business Insider that the company also wants a national privacy law in the US. The company […]

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Facebook Used People’s Data to Favor Certain Partners and Punish Rivals, Documents Show

Supported by Facebook Used People’s Data to Favor Certain Partners and Punish Rivals, Documents Show ImageThe documents show Facebook discussing agreements about sharing user data with companies like Airbnb, Netflix and Lyft.CreditCreditJason Henry for The New York Times By Adam Satariano and Mike Isaac Dec. 5, 2018 Leer en español LONDON — Facebook used the […]