FTC Chair Seeks New Privacy and Data Security Authority

In testimony this morning before the House Energy and Commerce Committee, new Federal Trade Commission Chairman Joseph Simons said the FTC needs greater authority to protect consumers. Simons asserted that privacy and data security are now the top priority for the FTC, and signaled his…

How to Configure a Virtual Stack on Cisco Catalyst 2960-L?

Configuring Virtual Stacking We have gone through the virtual stacking technology before (Virtual Stacking and Associated Terminologies), its benefits, and how it differs from FlexStack technology on Cisco Catalyst 2960-X Series Switches (FlexStack vs. Virtual Stacking), In this article, we will share step-by-step through configuring…

How Vodafone realized 5X LTV with artificial intelligence (VB Live)

… , and so many data points.” Artificial intelligence steps in to save the … saw that before they integrated artificial intelligence, they were spending five times … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE How Vodafone realized 5X LTV with artificial intelligence (VB Live)

Border Spy Tech Shouldn’t Be a Requirement for a Path to Citizenship

The Border Security and Immigration Reform Act (H.R. 6136), introduced before Congress last week, would offer immigrants a new path to citizenship in exchange for increased high tech government surveillance of citizens and immigrants alike. The bill calls for increased DNA and other biometric screening,…

Corruption at the Assembly Committee Gutted California’s Net Neutrality

In the morning before S.B. 822 was to get its first hearing in front of a California Assembly committee before the cameras were on to catch it, the Chair of the Assembly Committee on Communications and Conveyance introduced and got a vote on amendments that…

New UCS multi-node server tackles growing need for high performance, scale-out infrastructure

The UCS product family just got larger, but before I introduce you to an exciting new product, let me tell you a little about the context for the design and… VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE New UCS multi-node server tackles growing need for high performance, scale-out…

Greek, Turkish hackers trade retaliatory cyberattacks amid worsened relations

… ? The day before, the Turkish hacker group Akincilar (“Invaders”) had targeted the … ,” said a member of the hacker group. In Athens, rumors abound about … have taken place. Greek hackers from Anonymous attacked Turk Telekom servers and … VISIT THE SOURCE…

Oakland: The New Gold Standard in Community Control of Police Surveillance

There is a new gold standard in the movement to require transparency and community engagement before local police departments are permitted to acquire or use surveillance technology. Oakland’s Surveillance and Community Safety ordinance builds upon the momentum of several cities and counties that have enacted…

EPIC Testifies Before Safety Commission on IoT Privacy Hazards

EPIC testified before the Consumer Product Safety Commission at the hearing on “The Internet of Things and Consumer Product Hazards.” EPIC International Law Counsel Sunny Kang urged the Commission to focus on privacy and security. EPIC’s Kang told the Commission that “IoT is the weakest…