The digital ad industry is an epic data breach that nobody has ever specifically consented to this practice

Full Site Editing (FSE) is the next step in the evolution of Gutenberg. Here is what this means for web developers

New legislation imposes a long list of requirements on companies, organizations and public services, including patching software vulnerabilities, preparing risk management measures, sharing information and informing authorities about incidents within 24 hours as well as providing a full report within three days.

Making ambient computing happen is forcing to change how it does everything --- a concern: every ambient computing device must be able to identify the person it is communicating with

Thousands sites of the top 100,000 websites effectively include keyloggers that covertly snag everything you type into a form before you hit Submit button.

We have been clicking on cookie approval and rejection buttons for four years now. Unbelievable, but I’m getting used to it.

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Saying goodbye to , then, isn’t as easy as refusing to buy an Android phone. It means likely changing several aspects of your life, including some that will affect the people around you. --- my experience: a is the key factor

is taking legal action against four companies flooding its shopping platform with fake reviews. Three of the firms had nearly 350,000 reviewers on their books.

“buy now, pay later” services advertised by , the hottest new way to take on debt on top of credit card

"The dominance of a few tech giants is crowding out competition and stifling innovation," --- welcome to the club, UK! The DMA of and UK's similar law will make internet better.

incredible that this is allowed: Gaggle, a company monitors the online behaviors of some 5 million students across the U.S. on their school-issued Google and Microsoft accounts.

The most trusted recommendation technique? Collaborative filtering: provides recommendations based on choices made by other users with similar tastes.

and third parties (including advertising and tracking services) collect data from your interactions with Alexa through smart speakers and share it with as many as 41 advertising partners

Facebook, Google, Apple, Amazon, Microsoft and Netflix accounted for over 56% of all global data traffic last year. But telecoms and ISPs pay the costs - well, businesses and consumers that pay for access.

may unfairly favor its Apple Pay service by limiting rivals' access to a technology used to make contactless payments, the European Commission said. Only Apple apps can access

Modern can be more versatile and do a better job of harnessing computational and other advanced shooting options than traditional .

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