Tech Industry Appeals to President to Avoid Encryption

Tech Industry Appeals to President to Avoid Encryption

Photo courtesy: Barack Obama The Obama Administration is being warned by top US tech companies against imposing new policies, which they claim would weaken the highly sophisticated encryption systems that have been created for protecting consumer privacy. Two industry associations...
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Facebook Goes to Court Amidst Data Center Planning

Facebook Goes to Court Amidst Data Center Planning

Legal action has been initiated against Facebook by a Belgian privacy watchdog, which has accused the social network of tracking the activities of its users all over the web and even of those people who don’t have a Facebook account....
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Apple Makes Upgrades and Launches at WWDC 2015

Apple Makes Upgrades and Launches at WWDC 2015

With the popularity of streaming music services such as Spotify and Pandora, iTunes had become rather stale and apparently Apple wasn’t unaware of this critique. With so much competition in the market, the iPhone maker was aware that it would...
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Who Would You Like to Get Your DNA in Cloud; Amazon or Google?

Who Would You Like to Get Your DNA in Cloud; Amazon or Google?

Amazon Inc. is racing against Google Inc. for storing data on human DNA and is after obtaining bragging rights in assisting scientists for making new medical discoveries regarding DNA in cloud. It is also seeking to gain market share in...
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Dish Network May Merge With T-Mobile

Dish Network May Merge With T-Mobile

According to a report by the Wall Street Journal, Dish Network Corp and T-Mobile US Inc. are in talks for a merge, which would lead to a combination of the fourth-largest wireless carrier in the United States and the second-largest...
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French Court Delivers a Blow to Uber

French Court Delivers a Blow to Uber

On Friday, the highest administrative court of France approved two of the three main restrictions on chauffeured and private vehicle services like Uber, which were introduced last year. Complaints of unfair competition had been lodged by traditional cab driver...
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Amazon Changes Europe Tax Practices Amidst Investigations

Amazon Changes Europe Tax Practices Amidst Investigations

Europe has just scored in its ongoing battle with American technology companies. Amazon has announced that it will start paying taxes in several European countries where its operations are considerable. Previously, it had been the practice of the company to...
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Yahoo’s Plans may be Affected by the IRS

Yahoo’s Plans may be Affected by the IRS

The plan of Yahoo!’s CEO, Marissa Mayer, to spin off the compay’s $34 billion stake in Alibaba, without paying any tax could find some resistance from the federal tax authorities. On Tuesday, tax lawyers in Washington were informed by an...
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Android App-Makers and Apple Cool to Microsoft’s Overtures

Android App-Makers and Apple Cool to Microsoft’s Overtures

Microsoft’s plan was to make the new version of its Windows a hit on mobile by letting it accept tweaked apps of Android and Apple, but it has encountered an obstacle. The software developers that the company wants to woo...
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Simple Digital Marketing Tips for Every Business

Simple Digital Marketing Tips for Every Business

Digital marketing has plenty of potential because it provides businesses with huge returns without making them incur a lot of costs. The problem is that most large businesses have been able to tap into the benefits of this form of...
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