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18 Apr 2017 Oracle Buys Moat [62680]
Oracle, April 18th 2017

Creates the World's Most Comprehensive Cloud Platform for Marketing Data and Analytics

Oracle announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Moat, the fastest-growing digital measurement cloud company. Moat will join Oracle Data Cloud, which uses data and analytics to enhance media for leading marketers and publishers. The combination of Oracle and Moat will connect data to consumer attention for better media experiences and business outcomes.

Moat will remain an independent platform within Oracle Data Cloud, providing trusted measurement, analytics, and intelligence to the world's largest brands including Nestle, Procter & Gamble, and Unilever, and leading publishers such as ESPN, Facebook, NBCUniversal, Snapchat, and YouTube. Moat's enterprise client base and industry-leading attention analytics and intelligence suite provide a strong complement to Oracle Data Cloud's audience targeting and measurement solutions.
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11 Apr 2017 Why We Need To Encrypt Everything [62394]
InfoWorld, April 11th 2017

Many major websites already encrypt by default. Here's why encryption and multifactor authentication should be everywhere

"If you've been paying attention lately, you've likely noticed that more of your everyday websites are going HTTPS by default: Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and even your favorite search engine.

This is a good development. For years, critics have derided default, widespread HTTPS encryption and authentication as unnecessary and performance-wasting. But now that we've seen most of the biggest websites go HTTPS, led by Google, the world is finding out it isn't such a bad idea.

In fact, it's great. It's time for us to go all the way and encrypt and authenticate everything!..."
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09 Apr 2017 5 Reasons Your Next Job Interview May Be Challenging [62087]
ComputerWorld, March 29th 2017

Challenging job interviews result in better hires and higher job satisfaction -- but what factors contribute to whether an interview process will be particularly difficult?

"Do you know how much the Empire State Building weighs?" asks Kristin Burnham in ComputerWorld.

"That's one question -- with no correct answer -- that Google famously asks during its notoriously difficult job interviews. Others include: 'Name a brand that represents you as a person,' (Twitter); 'How many happy birthday posts do you think Facebook gets in one day?' (Facebook); and 'What's the first thing you'd print with a 3D printer if you had one?' (Rackspace).

One of the reasons for these tough, strange or unexpected questions, experts say, is to gauge the job candidate's critical thinking and reasoning skills..."
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09 Apr 2017 European Debate On Encrypted Apps Heating Up With Possibility Of New Backdoor Laws [62083]
TechRepublic, March 30th 2017

New laws being considered in the EU would force internet companies to provide police with access to encrypted data from consumers on internet messaging apps

"In Europe law enforcement agencies may be given access to encrypted data, according to announcements made by EU justice commissioner Vera Jourova, who is considering plans to share encrypted data from companies such as Facebook-owned WhatsApp," reports Teena Maddox in TechRepublic.

"According to EU policy site Euractiv, the EU commissioner is considering three or four options to enact in June. Basically, companies will need to open up their data voluntarily for police investigations, or the EU will pass laws forcing them to comply..."
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