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Who’s funding privacy tech?

New regulations, stricter cross-border data transfer rules and increasing calls for data sovereignty have helped the privacy startup space grow thanks to an uptick in investor support. Privacy isn’t dead, as many would have you believ.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxApr 20th, 2021

Google wants people to use 2FA, so it’s just going to turn it on for them

Non-tech-savvy users always use the defaults, and the default will soon be 2FA. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) Enabling two-factor authentication (2FA) on a Google account requires someone who is proactive about account security. Users hav.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News9 hr. 42 min. ago

Robot learns to brush hair and other tech news

LJ Rich looks at some of the best technology news stories of the week......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News13 hr. 14 min. ago

Twitter adds "tip jar" to pay for good tweeting

Twitter launches a new payment feature for good tweets - but it comes with privacy concerns......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News13 hr. 14 min. ago

Tripod Tech expects new capacity to come online in 2H21

Tripod Technology will have new production lines at its manufacturing site in Xiantao, China's Hubei province get ready for production in June, according to the Taiwan-based PCB manufacturer. Output at the site will be ramping up starting the second.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News17 hr. 13 min. ago

Lite-On Tech April revenues up on month, down on year

EMS provider Lite-On Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$13.643 billion (US$480 million) for April, increasing 3.05% on month but decreasing 0.76% on year......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News17 hr. 13 min. ago

Juul inventor’s Myst lands funding as institutional investors turn to China’s e-cigs

Over the past several years, institutional investors had largely shied away from China’s e-cigarette makers, an industry that was teeming with shoddy workshops and lacked regulatory oversight. But investors’ attitude is changing as China.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News21 hr. 13 min. ago

Today’s best tech deals: New iPad Pro, Amazon devices, and more

Dealmaster also has deals on wireless headphones and lots of video games. Enlarge (credit: Ars Technica) Today's Dealmaster includes a nifty $50 discount on the new 11-inch Apple iPad Pro at Walmart, with the 128GB and 256GB versions of the pr.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

The Daily Crunch: Chime will stop calling itself a bank to settle complaint by CA regulators

Hello friends and welcome to Daily Crunch, bringing you the most important startup, tech and venture capital news in a single package. To get a roundup of TechCrunch’s biggest and most important stories delivered to your inbox every day a.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

How Robert Reffkin went from being a C-average student to the founder of Compass

In April, real estate tech company Compass forged ahead with its initial public offering and is now valued at nearly $6.4 billion. At that time, TechCrunch Senior Editor Alex Wilhelm caught up with founder and CEO Robert Reffkin to chat about his com.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Google Play"s App Listings Will Require Privacy Info Next Year, Just Like the App Store

Starting next year, apps on Google Play will show details about what data they collect, as well as other information about their privacy and security practices, in a new safety section in their listing. From a report: The announcement comes just a fe.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Following Apple’s launch of privacy labels, Google to add a ‘safety’ section in Google Play

Months after Apple’s App Store introduced privacy labels for apps, Google announced its own mobile app marketplace, Google Play, will follow suit. The company today pre-announced its plans to introduce a new “safety” section in Goog.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Stylus: When Good Design Powers Tech

The conversation always seems to be how tech is powering the modern world. “Stylus” is a series that instead looks at how good design is powering tech – and our daily lives - forward. We take a glimpse into the lives of small creators, and the.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Twitter Begins To Show Prompts Before People Send "Mean" Replies

Nasty replies on Twitter will require a little more thought to send. From a report: The tech company said it is releasing a feature that automatically detects "mean" replies on its service and prompts people to review the replies before sending them......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

NASCAR ditches decades of tradition for its Next Gen race car

Cup cars will run centerlock wheels, sequential transmissions, and flat floors. On May 5, NASCAR unveiled its seventh-generation race car at its tech center in Charlotte, North Carolina......»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Personal skin problems leads founder to launch skincare startup Nøie, raises $12M Series A

Inspired by his own problems with skin ailments, tech founder Daniel Jensen decided there had to be a better way. So, using an in-house tech platform, his Copenhagen-based startup Nøie developed its own database of skin profiles, to better care for.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

IBM 2nm chip breakthrough claims more power with less energy

Next-gen processor tech gives more performance with less energy use, IBM claims......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

5 Biggest Rivalries in Computing History

History is filled with famous rivalries, but few have matched the intensity and the viciousness seen when two tech industry giants clash heads. Here are what we consider the five biggest rivalries in computing history........»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Turkey’s Ace Games raises $7M to develop casual and ‘hyper casual’ games

Ace Games, a Turkish mobile gaming company founded by a former Peak Games co-founder, has raised a $7 million Seed funding round led by Actera Group. Co-investment has come from San Francisco’s NFX. Former gaming entrepreneurs Kristian Segerstrale,.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Acronis, the global leader in cyber protection, receives more than $250M investment at a $2.5B valuation

Funding to accelerate growth, expand its portfolio of cyber protection products, and enable service providers to serve their clients better Acronis, the global leader in cyber protection, has announced that it has received more than $250 million fun.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Signal wanted to run Instagram ads to show how user data is collected and sold, promptly gets banned by Facebook

User privacy and social media have always had a complex relationship, spawning endless debates on regulation, tracking online user behaviour and data collection. It's why some companies have increasingly started to push privacy as a core feature of t.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021