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Facebook ‘Better Prepared’ for Election Meddling, Zuckerberg Says

HIGHLIGHTS We have recently thwarted foreign influence campaigns: Zuckerberg Zuckerberg outlined a series of steps Facebook has taken Facebook was ill-prepared for the 2016 US election, he said Facebook is better prepared to defend against efforts to manipulate the platform to influence elections and has recently thwarted foreign influence campaigns targeting several countries, chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said Thursday. Zuckerberg, posting on his Facebook ... Read More »

Technology is great, but are we prepared for the consequences

Our dependence on these gadgets has dramatically changed how we communicate and interact, and is slowly eroding some of our core principles, said Michael Bugeja, professor and director of the Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication at Iowa State University. Bugeja is not advocating against technology — in fact, he relies on it for his work and personal life — ... Read More »

Corporations ‘not prepared’ for mobile breach

‘Security professionals identified the risk of mobile devices, but focus and resources assignment seem to be waiting for actual catastrophes to validate the need to properly prepare their defences. It’s unfortunate that so many companies have not learned from the past and are doomed to repeat wasted costs and the customer outrage of being breached’ Nearly two-thirds (64%) of respondents ... Read More »

10 overbought stocks prepared to drop

a collection of high-flying names can be at risk of a pullback because the market rolls over this month,buyers warn. since the S&P 500 reached a 52-week low in early February, the index has staged one of the most powerfulrallies in years, sending many stocks to what some traders recall “overbought” territory. The S&P’s failure toreach a new excessive, but, ... Read More »

Banks are prepared for low interest rates: CEO

As market volatility persists market watchers eye the Federal Open Market Committee next week. European Central Bank President Mario Draghi announced on Thursday that the Bank may have to revise the current monetary policy, which created speculation on the Street that there will be monetary stimulus as early as March. Low interest rates are a challenge for the banking industry, ... Read More »