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This privacy ruling against Facebook and Insta could put an end to targeted ads

This privacy ruling against Facebook and Insta could put an end to targeted ads

Photo: Sergey Yelagin (Shutterstock) European Union privacy regulators have ruled that Meta, the parent company of Facebook and Instagram, cannot make data disclosure for targeted ads a condition for joining social networks, according to reports published Tuesday in the the wall street journal and Reuters. The decision threatens to upend the social media giant’s business …

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How Big Tech layoffs could impact some of the most expensive housing markets

How Big Tech layoffs could impact some of the most expensive housing markets

A series of layoffs at major U.S. tech companies could put pressure on local housing markets amid a broader national chill. These layoffs, prompted in part by a series of Federal Reserve interest rate hikes and lower revenues, could lead to forced sales, hurt buyer confidence and result in lower down payments, even from buyers …

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How Big Tech layoffs could impact some of the most expensive housing markets

How Big Tech layoffs could impact some of the most expensive housing markets

A series of layoffs at major U.S. tech companies could put pressure on local housing markets amid a broader national chill. These layoffs, prompted in part by a series of Federal Reserve interest rate hikes and lower revenues, could lead to forced sales, hurt buyer confidence and result in lower down payments, even from buyers …

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Seismic Changes in International Data Markets Require Broadband Internet Policy Update

Seismic Changes in International Data Markets Require Broadband Internet Policy Update

Thanks to parallel internets, the platforms have caused seismic changes in global data flows. Getty The global political movement to improve connectivity and bridge the digital divide has resulted in reports on international data markets and associated regulatory policies. The articles present sometimes confusing terminology: usage, transit, peering and interconnection. Each term has a specific …

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