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Yahoo looks to finally settle massive 2013 hack

On: Tuesday, 16 April, 2019
Yahoo is back in court, hopefully for the last time, as it seeks to settle the outstanding cases from the massive 2013 hack attack that saw three billion emails exposed. Back in 2017 Yahoo had to finally admit that the data breach in 2013 h...
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Alexa’s army of listening gnomes

Alexa’s army of listening gnomes

On: Tuesday, 16 April, 2019
A report in media outlet Bloomberg has revealed the inner workings of Alexa’s army of listening gnomes operating out of countries such as Romania. These ‘machine learning data analysts’ regularly review audio clips to improve Alexa’...
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Twitter introduces improved right of appeal

Twitter introduces improved right of appeal

On: Friday, 12 April, 2019
In the febrile atmosphere of social media use and abuse, Twitter has announced it has created an improved, faster means for users to appeal account suspensions. Twitter has been keen to clamp down on any violations of the platform’s condu...
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