Tag: Communication

China Introduces a Commercial Quantum Network

The past few years have taught us that no communication method is safe. There are always individuals looking to snoop on others’ communications in one way or another. The Chinese government has come up with a new commercial quantum communications network, designed to be “hack-proof”. These are pretty interesting words considering China and hack-proof do not mix well. Quantum Technology for Hack-proof Communications? China is always up to something interesting, even …
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Italian Antitrust Watchdog Targets WhatsApp For Unfair Terms of Service

WhatsApp is once again making headlines in Italy, albeit not in a positive manner. The Italian antitrust agency is targeting this popular communication service on suspicion of something being amiss with users sharing personal data. Moreover, the antitrust agency is concerned over how WhatsApp parent company, Facebook, is imposing “unfair conditions” upon platform users. More Scrutiny For WhatsApp In Italy The way WhatsApp operates is a reason for concern for …
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Snapchat Stories Is A Valuable One-to-one Communication Tool

Snapchat has been getting a lot of attention as of late, especially now the company is valued at US$18bn. But are people overlooking the company’s most valuable advantage? Snapchat Stories is a feature very few people seem to be talking about, yet some people feel it is the platform’s biggest asset. What Is The Big Deal With Snapchat Stories? People who have never used the Snapchat platform are probably not …
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Apple Re-hires Encryption Specialist Jon Callas

Apple seems to be banking on one of their former employees to bring additional security and encryption to their ecosystem. Jon Callas, who worked for the company twice in the past, was recently rehired, although it remains unclear as to what role at Apple will be going forward. Jon Callas – Crypto-Developer and Security Innovator It is positive to see technology giants taking appropriate actions to ensure they can provide …
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