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April 8, 2021

US Supreme Court Overturns Oracle’s Copyright Win Over Google

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that Alphabet Inc.’s Google didn’t commit copyright infringement when it used Oracle Corp.’s programming code in the Android operating system, sparing Google from what could have been a multibillion-dollar award. The 6-2 ruling, which overturns a victory for Oracle, marks a climax to a decade-old case that divided Silicon Valley and promised to reshape the rules for the software industry. Oracle was seeking as much […]
April 6, 2021

Tools to Check if You’re Part of the Facebook Data Breach

By now, you have probably heard of the huge Facebook data breach, in which upwards of 533 million Facebook users from 106 countries had personal data leaked online, including phone numbers, Facebook IDs, birthdates — you name it. Your first question will be, of course, how to check whether you are part of that breach. There are a couple of places out there where you can find out whether your […]
April 6, 2021

FACEBOOK: Personal Data of 533 million Users Leaks Online

Personal data from 533 million Facebook accounts has reportedly leaked online for free, according to security researcher Alon Gal. Insider said it verified several of the leaked records. “The exposed data includes personal information of over 533 million Facebook users from 106 countries, including over 32 million records on users in the US, 11 million on users in the UK, and 6 million on users in India,” according to Insider. […]
March 30, 2021

How to Beat Zoom Fatigue: A Guide for Remote Workers

Since the pandemic, everything happens on Zoom for better and quick communication. The video conferencing platform has become a staple app for every remote worker – meetings, presentations, progress reports, and discussions. However, this frequent need to hop onto Zoom calls for everything leads to fatigue among remote workers. It makes you feel tired, exhausted and overwhelmed — a familiar feeling for remote workers using Zoom or other video conferencing […]
March 30, 2021

South East Asia Internet gets Boosts from Facebook & Google Undersea Cable

Facebook said on Monday it planned two new undersea cables to connect Singapore, Indonesia and North America in a project with Google and regional telecommunication companies to boost internet connection capacity between the regions. “Named Echo and Bifrost, those will be the first two cables to go through a new diverse route crossing the Java Sea and they will increase overall subsea capacity in the trans-pacific by about 70%,” Facebook […]
March 25, 2021

Facebook Says Cyber Spies In China Targeted Uyghurs

Facebook on Wednesday said it disrupted efforts by hackers in China to spy on supporters of the Uyghur minority living outside that country. A group of well-resourced hackers in China targeted hundreds of Uyghur activists, journalists, and dissidents living abroad, trying to trick them into clicking on website links booby-trapped with malicious code, according to the social network. “This group used various cyber espionage tactics to identify its targets and […]
March 25, 2021

3 Rules for Connecting Content to Revenue: Content ROI

It’s important for you to know how to measure your content value as well as any program you execute. The only challenge lies in proving your content’s value by connecting it to the right points of data. According to Forbes, many marketing managers find their efforts non-existent or even lagging. Don’t let that happen to you. It’s time to connect your content to revenue. Here are 3 Rules put together […]
March 25, 2021

5 Step Guide to Creating Impactful Content

Hey there, ever written the perfect article and had it rejected by the editor for no fathomable reason? Or are you regularly publishing content and are unable to get the audience you desire? You’d be surprised to learn that you aren’t the only one facing this issue. One out of every ten writers struggles with the same, actually. The problem? They try to perfect their content but forget to make […]
March 21, 2021

COVID-19 has Opened New Opportunities in Digital Economy in Africa – ECA

A new report launched by the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) on the impact of COVID-19 on e-commerce in the continent, shows that the pandemic, bad as it is, has opened up new opportunities for the continent’s digital economy. The report was launched on Saturday at a side event at the ECA annual Conference of African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, holding in Ethiopia. A statement by the […]
March 16, 2021

Instagram Cracks Down on Adults Messaging Teens

Instagram is adding safety measures designed to protect teenagers from unwanted direct messages from adults. Older users will be able to privately message teenagers who follow them only. And messages will be overlaid with a notice reminding teenagers they need not respond to anything that makes them uncomfortable. The measures will work only if accounts have users’ correct ages, which young people sometimes lie about to avoid restrictions on what […]