Does Facebook “Libra” Illustrate The Dark Side Of Big Data?

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Big data has had wonderful implications for our lives. However, there is a dark side. Big data raises very valid privacy concerns. Tech Republic wrote about this in their 2017 post Big Data Privacy is a Bigger Issue than You Think. Concerns about big data privacy are highlighted by a new project Facebook is working […]

4 Brilliant Ways To Use Big Data To Boost Gmail Security

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Google is taking privacy more seriously these days. Last year, the Washington Post reported that they adopted some new big data security standards. Some of these standards were put into place to improve Gmail security. However, there are still a lot of measures that Gmail users themselves need to take. Big data is making it […]

6 Ways Blockchain Revolutionizes Digital Marketing

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Blockchain technology is often associated with bitcoin and cryptocurrencies that are not only disrupting the financial sector but transforming the way various industries do business. Blockchain is a decentralized technology, which is considered to be the next huge wave in technology. It has everything documented and verified, allowing decentralized communication between different parties. The global […]

Open Source Security Risks and Vulnerabilities to Know in 2019

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Open source projects provide software development teams with well-built libraries and frameworks which they can freely use in their projects to improve the speed and efficiency of software development.  Despite the pros of open source projects, there are issues with security risks and code vulnerabilities when using components from such projects. The majority of commercial […]

4 Ways Big Data Has Made Bluetooth A Terrifying Security Risk

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Big data has created both positive and negative impacts on digital technology. On the one hand, big data technology has made it easier for companies to serve their customers. On the other hand, big data has created a number of security risks that they need to be aware of, especially with brands leveraging Hadoop technology. […]