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2020-05-22 - Yes, This Site Uses Cookies, Because Nearly All Sites Use Cookies, And We're Notifying You Because We're Told We Have To

Fri, 22/05/2020 - 17:53
If you're visiting our site today (and I guess, forever into the future if you don't click got it) you will now see a notification at the bottom of the site saying that this site uses cookies. Of course, this site uses cookies. Basically any site uses cookies for all sorts of useful non-... Legal

2020-05-21 - New Owner Ziply Fiber Moves Quickly to Overhaul Frontier’s Network in Pacific Northwest

Fri, 22/05/2020 - 17:53
Even with the threat of COVID-19 and a virtual nationwide work-from-home initiative, the new owners of Frontier Communications’ network in Washington, Oregon, Montana and Idaho are moving rapidly to repair persistent network issues, create a backup network, and lay the foundation to bring fiber to... Infrastructure and Standardisation Economic

2020-05-21 - Let's Talk About 'Neutrality' -- And How Math Works

Fri, 22/05/2020 - 17:53
So if the First Amendment protects site moderation and curation decisions, why are we even talking about “neutrality?” It’s because some of the bigger tech companies -- I’m looking at you, Google and Facebook -- naively assumed good faith when asked about “neutrality” by congressional committees... Human Rights Legal

2020-05-21 - Ajit Pai Doubts SpaceX Broadband-Latency Claims; Beware Of Op/Eds Bearing False US Pandemic Internet Claims; + more news -

Thu, 21/05/2020 - 17:50
Ajit Pai doubts Elon Musk s SpaceX broadband-latency claims arstechnica.com Beware Of Op/Eds Falsely Claiming The US Internet Only Works During A Pandemic Because Lobbyists Neutered The FCC techdirt.com FCC vote positions ATSC 3.0 as a new broadband pipe lightreading.com A National... Development

2020-05-21 - Philippines Government Uses Cybercrime Law To Arrest A Citizen For Calling The President An 'Asshole'

Thu, 21/05/2020 - 17:50
All things are cyber these days, including handy government tools meant to shield thin-skinned leaders from criticism. For a guy who goes around bragging about killing drug dealers, Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte seems oddly unable to handle being called what he is. Police arrested on... Human Rights Security

2020-05-21 - Analysis reveals Morrison's has the slowest page speed for online grocery order

Thu, 21/05/2020 - 17:50
With demand for online grocery deliveries soaring during recent months due to the COVID-19 pandemic, research undertaken by an SEO testing website has analysed the page loading speed of the UK’s top supermarkets. Online supermarket Amazon Fresh emerged as the quickest, with Morrison’s the slowest. Economic

2020-05-21 - British shoppers return £5.2bn worth of goods each year bought online – and its going to go higher post-COVID

Thu, 21/05/2020 - 17:50
British shoppers are returning a whopping £5.2 billion worth of goods purchased online each year, according to a new report – in fact, 12%25 admit they have made purchases with returns in mind, intentionally buying more than they intend to keep Economic

2020-05-21 - PayPal adds new in-app QR code feature to allow in-person buying and selling while socially distancing

Thu, 21/05/2020 - 17:50
PayPal has today rolled out the ability to use QR Codes to buy and sell goods in the UK and 27 markets around the world, to help socially distanced retail. Economic

2020-05-21 - Fashion discounts up 43% YOY as retailers prepare for ‘biggest summer sale ever’ to clear unprecedented levels of excess stock

Thu, 21/05/2020 - 17:50
UK retailers hit hard by the shutdown are preparing for ‘the biggest summer of discounting’ in years, according to Lovethesales.com. Economic

2020-05-21 - What can the wider retail sector learn from supermarkets ahead of their return?

Thu, 21/05/2020 - 17:50
As stores prepare to open from 1 June, retailers must adapt their operations to be successful amidst the Covid-19 pandemic – and there are many lessons to be learned from how supermarkets have kept their stores open despite social distancing Economic

2020-05-21 - “Shopping may never be the same” warns M&S as it records 20% profit slump in Q1

Thu, 21/05/2020 - 17:50
Shopping may have changed forever, believes M%26S CEO Steve Rowe said today as the retailer posted a 20%25 fall in pre-tax profits to £403 million from £511m in the previous year. Economic

2020-05-21 - Superdry turns to robots to rapidly speed up handling of returns in UK as it seeks efficiency gains

Thu, 21/05/2020 - 17:50
Global fashion brand Superdry has turned to intelligent mini-robot carriers in a bid to transform order picking and put-away at its UK hub. Economic

2020-05-21 - Facebook taps into growth in ecommerce with launch of Shop feature for retailers

Thu, 21/05/2020 - 17:50
Social media giant Facebook has launched a new Shop feature, which will allow retailers to sell on its platform and to integrate selling from Instagram too. Economic

2020-05-20 - Facebook Unveils Shops – its New eCommerce Feature

Wed, 20/05/2020 - 17:45
Facebook has launched its latest eCommerce feature – Shops – which will enable businesses to set up an online store for customers to access across Facebook and Instagram. The company says that it is investing in features that inspire people to shop and make buying and selling online easier. This... Economic

2020-05-20 - Africa – The Most Promising Region for Cryptocurrency Adoption says Report

Wed, 20/05/2020 - 17:45
According to a new report by Luno and Arcane Research, the economic landscape across the continent augurs well for cryptocurrency adoption in Africa. The economic landscape across the continent augurs well for #cryptocurrency adoption in Africa.Click To Tweet The State of Crypto: Africa report ... Legal Economic

2020-05-20 - Samsung Introduces the New Galaxy A31

Wed, 20/05/2020 - 17:45
Samsung has officially introduced the new addition to the Galaxy A series – the A31. According to the smartphone giant, this device has been designed for a generation that wants to express themselves to the world and look good doing it. “The Galaxy A Series has always stood for value. The Galaxy... Security

2020-05-20 - Philippe Ghanem Acquires all SquaredFinancial Shares to Create One-stop Solution for Traders & Investors

Wed, 20/05/2020 - 17:45
The target markets include Europe, Asia, Latin America and Africa, where a range of brokerage, wealth management and asset management products will be offered. SquaredFinancial recently announced that Philippe Ghanem has acquired all the shares of the company. This paves the way for it to expand... Legal

2020-05-20 - Tech Trends: Roducate Mobile E-learning App Helping Students To Keep Learning Online

Wed, 20/05/2020 - 17:45
On this edition of Tech Trends show on Channels Television, a news feature on Roducate mobile e-learning app helping to keep students learning, especially, during the COVID-19 era, was shared with the viewers. Please, watch it here You can watch more on Tech Trends playlist. Airing time of Tech... Sociocultural

2020-05-20 - El problema de la falta de transparencia sobre los datos del Covid-19 en Perú

Wed, 20/05/2020 - 17:45
Human Rights Economic Legal Security

2020-05-19 - Getting IPv6 private addressing right

Wed, 20/05/2020 - 17:45
Guest Post: Unique Local Unicast Addresses are another example of IPv6 being treated similarly as IPv4. Infrastructure and Standardisation

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