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Is Blockchain Incompatible With GDPR?

4 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Is Blockchain Incompatible With GDPR?
Within the framework of the new data privacy rule in Europe, blockchain might be at risk since the technology allows its users to store personal information, a concept that is essentially opposite of what the upcoming European law will be seeking. A think tank in Washington DC, Coin Center, stated on Friday April 6th that Read More

Flipkart just figured out a way to one-up Amazon: AI and a decade of data

8 months ago adcity Comments Off on Flipkart just figured out a way to one-up Amazon: AI and a decade of data
India’s largest homegrown e-commerce giant, Flipkart, is making a big push for artificial intelligence (AI). A new unit, AI For India, will use AI technologies to mine the consumer data that Flipkart has gathered over the last decade to strengthen its business offerings, a company blog post said on Dec. 21. Flipkart will invest “hundreds Read More

Indians know that their online data is under threat, but they’re still careless

9 months ago adcity Comments Off on Indians know that their online data is under threat, but they’re still careless
Indians are nervous about rising cybersecurity threats. Nearly six in ten Indians feel that businesses don’t take the security of customer data very seriously, according to a survey of 10,000 customers using online or mobile banking, social media accounts, or online retail accounts, including over 1,000 from India. Consumers’ security concerns run so high that Read More

Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Targets Australians via SMS

9 months ago adcity Comments Off on Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Targets Australians via SMS
Security Australians have increasingly become the target of an SMS-based bitcoin mining scam. The scam entices users with fictional free bitcoins that supposedly can be located at two shortened URLs; however, if visited, the USR will hijack that user’s computing power for the purpose of mining cryptocurrency on behalf of the scammers. Also Read: Samsung Builds Read More