‘Make examples of the egregious violators’ data security expert tells parliamentary committee

A U.S. digital security researcher told a House of Commons committee Tuesday morning that he is investigating another possible Facebook-related data breach that could affect 48 million people, entirely separate from the ongoing Cambridge Analytica scandal. Chris Vickery testified via video link from California to the parliamentary committee on access to information, ethics and privacy…

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Cision Enhances Support For Global Communications Cloud

New Cision Communications Cloud Features Via Machine Learning Include Improved Sentiment And Enhanced Localization Cision Ltd, a leading global provider of earned media software for marketing communication professionals and public relations services. The software at Cision’s allows users to identify the right influencers, craft and distribute meaningful stories and measure impacting insights. Cision announced improvements…

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Low on trust and high on volatility: Can Bitcoin find a reason to exist beyond shady transactions?

Bitcoin’s next big upswing is only possible if the cryptocurrency becomes a mainstream currency, rather than a niche payment system. “The initial hype is over for now,” John-Kurt Pliniussen, Queen’s university expert on internet marketing and digital trends, said. “I don’t think it’ll go up again until there is more demand for the average consumer…

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