ICO publishes new data protection standards for the adtech industry
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data protection

ICO publishes new data protection standards for the adtech industry

The new rules apply to new online advertising strategies which must place protections for users at the forefront
25 Nov 2021
IBM unveils world-first machine learning training method for GDPR-compliance
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machine learning

IBM unveils world-first machine learning training method for GDPR-compliance

The novel approach to training machine learning models minimises the amount of personal data that's required to make accurate predictions
25 Nov 2021
Content syndication isn't dead, but your data processes might be
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Whitepaper

Content syndication isn't dead, but your data processes might be

It's a new (lead) generation
18 Nov 2021
IBM launches its 'most powerful' quantum processor
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high-performance computing (HPC)

IBM launches its 'most powerful' quantum processor

The architecture underpinning the 127-qubit Eagle chip will help the company develop its landmark 1,000+ qubit processor by 2023
15 Nov 2021
China plots tougher cyber scrutiny for tech firms in Hong Kong IPOs
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Policy & legislation

China plots tougher cyber scrutiny for tech firms in Hong Kong IPOs

New draft regulations underline that if companies choose to IPO in Hong Kong, they will be forced to carry out a cyber security review
15 Nov 2021
What is reinforcement learning?
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machine learning

What is reinforcement learning?

We look at a method of AI development built on the idea of positive and negative feedback
9 Nov 2021
15 best Google Analytics courses
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big data

15 best Google Analytics courses

Getting a grasp of Google Analytics can be a lot easier with the right course
5 Nov 2021
What is China’s Personal Information Protection Law (PIPL)?
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Policy & legislation

What is China’s Personal Information Protection Law (PIPL)?

A look at the country's recently introduced law governing how personal data is defined and processed
1 Nov 2021
Why Big Brother could be your friend
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privacy

Why Big Brother could be your friend

As high street stores join the NICE Investigate Digital Evidence Management system, what does this mean for the wider business community?
19 Oct 2021
7-Eleven biometric data collection found in breach of Australian privacy laws
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privacy

7-Eleven biometric data collection found in breach of Australian privacy laws

The US convenience store chain has been ordered to scrap its facial scanning tool and delete any stored data
14 Oct 2021
Is big tech the new East India Company?
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data mining

Is big tech the new East India Company?

We examine whether big tech companies are following in the footsteps of colonial powers as they expand across the world
13 Oct 2021
Footballers seek compensation for "GDPR violating" performance data trading
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data processing

Footballers seek compensation for "GDPR violating" performance data trading

Letter threatening legal action against 17 firms that use trade player data claims the practice violates EU data protection law
12 Oct 2021
What are the responsibilities of a data controller?
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Business strategy

What are the responsibilities of a data controller?

If your organisation collect people's data, you need to know how GDPR applies to your practices
8 Oct 2021
Seven leading machine learning use cases
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Whitepaper

Seven leading machine learning use cases

Seven ways machine learning solves business problems
4 Oct 2021
Reinvention starts with cloud migration of your data infrastructure
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Whitepaper

Reinvention starts with cloud migration of your data infrastructure

Take the complexity out of your data infrastructure
4 Oct 2021
How to maintain your privacy on social media
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data protection

How to maintain your privacy on social media

Even the most privacy conscious individuals can be caught out by misconfigured accounts
1 Oct 2021
Oracle teams with Oxford University for rapid detection of COVID-19 variants
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data processing

Oracle teams with Oxford University for rapid detection of COVID-19 variants

GPAS to help medical communities identify and mitigate risks from new COVID-19 mutations
20 Sep 2021
What are the pros and cons of AI?
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machine learning

What are the pros and cons of AI?

We weigh up the benefits and the negatives of the technology that's changing business
8 Sep 2021
How to measure data quality
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business intelligence (BI)

How to measure data quality

Perfect data is unlikely, but there are some fundamentals you must still measure
8 Sep 2021
Extend SAP with AWS Analytics, AI/ML, and IoT Services
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Whitepaper

Extend SAP with AWS Analytics, AI/ML, and IoT Services

Enhance the value of SAP on AWS
8 Sep 2021
WhatsApp fined €225 million over obscure data sharing policies
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General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

WhatsApp fined €225 million over obscure data sharing policies

This finalised penalty is almost five times larger than the draft fine the Irish data regulator issued in December 2020
2 Sep 2021
AMD Zen+, Zen 2 vulnerable to Meltdown-style attacks
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data processing

AMD Zen+, Zen 2 vulnerable to Meltdown-style attacks

Researchers find AMD CPUs can be manipulated just like Intel ones
31 Aug 2021
Inform and enhance your business with open data
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data processing

Inform and enhance your business with open data

There’s a vast, growing body of online information that could transform your business – for free
25 Aug 2021