Goldman Sachs and Amazon are launching their most ambitious collaboration yet: a new cloud computing service geared toward Wall Street firms to help them with high-frequency trading and other practices.
The internet. Big Data. A world interconnected and quantified. The era of the computer. Our present reality.
Do you belong to the 94% of Internet users who have no clue?
Amazon.com Inc has sensitive personal information on its customers. Internal documents reveal how it built a lobbying juggernaut that has gutted legislation in two dozen states seeking to give consumers more control over their data.
Google is an Authority, not a search engine. Google is a surveillance operation, not an advertising platform.
Update (1330ET): Internet tracking website NetBlocks confirms the widespread internet outage is "due to a Google Cloud Networking technical fault; incident not related to country-level internet disruptions or filtering."
Back up! Snapchat, Shopify and several other popular websites are working again after Google Cloud networking outage caused disruption for more than two hours
Gmail is finally back up following a five HOUR outage that left frustrated users unable to send or receive emails
Silicon Valley is rushing to build the next big thing and people should be skeptical of their intent.
If you want more privacy on the internet, the operating system you choose plays a crucial role. "Tails" operating system puts privacy first. Snowden, Glenn Greenwald, and Laura Poitras swear by it.
Daniel Larimer wants to take on YouTube and other centralized platforms, a solid YouTube replacement is overdue, so I am happy to see his new project.
The European Union is drafting legislation that could soon end individuals registering domains anonymously on the continent.
For many people, a VPN is accepted as being their best bet for protecting their data and online privacy.