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INTERVIEW WITH SAMSUNG VP JAEYEON JUNG ON THE NEW GALAXY SMARTTAG AND HOW IT FITS INTO THE SMARTTHINGS ECOSYSTEM, WHICH AS OF DECEMBER HAD 66M ACTIVE USERS (CAROLINA MILANESI/FAST COMPANY)

Interview with Samsung VP Jaeyeon Jung on the new Galaxy SmartTag and how it fits into the SmartThings ecosystem, which as of December had 66M active users  —  While the…

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THE FOUNDER OF JOKER’S STASH, ONE OF THE MOST POPULAR MARKETPLACES FOR STOLEN CREDIT CARD AND IDENTITY DATA, HAS ALLEGEDLY RETIRED WITH A FORTUNE OF $1B+ (DR. TOM ROBINSON/ELLIPTIC BLOG)

The founder of Joker’s Stash, one of the most popular marketplaces for stolen credit card and identity data, has allegedly retired with a fortune of $1B+  —  Elliptic’s Co-founder and…

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CLEARSKY RESEARCHERS SAY HEZBOLLAH’S CYBER UNIT LEBANESE CEDAR HACKED 250+ UNPATCHED ATLASSIAN AND ORACLE SERVERS AT TELECOMS AND ISPS IN US, UK, ISRAEL, MORE (CATALIN CIMPANU/ZDNET)

Clearsky researchers say Hezbollah’s cyber unit Lebanese Cedar hacked 250+ unpatched Atlassian and Oracle servers at telecoms and ISPs in US, UK, Israel, more  —  Security firm Clearsky said they…

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MEGVII FILES FOR AN IPO IN SHANGHAI, WHICH MAY RAISE AT LEAST $922M; MEGVII’S HK IPO APPLICATION HAD LAPSED AFTER IT WAS BLACKLISTED BY THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION (BLOOMBERG)

Megvii files for an IPO in Shanghai, which may raise at least $922M; Megvii’s HK IPO application had lapsed after it was blacklisted by the Trump administration  —  – Chinese…

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TWITTER HAS TAKEN DOWN TWEETS FROM @POTUS IN WHICH TRUMP CRITICIZED HIS BAN AND SUGGESTED LOOKING “AT THE POSSIBILITIES OF BUILDING OUT OUR OWN PLATFORM” (SEAN HOLLISTER/THE VERGE)

Twitter has taken down tweets from @POTUS in which Trump criticized his ban and suggested looking “at the possibilities of building out our own platform”  —  They’re gone  —  Twitter…

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IN A LETTER, A BIPARTISAN GROUP OF SENATORS CALL ON FCC TO CHANGE THEIR DEFINITION OF HIGH SPEED BROADBAND TO ABOVE 100/100 MBPS, UP FROM THE CURRENT 25/3 MBPS (MAKENA KELLY/THE VERGE)

In a letter, a bipartisan group of senators call on FCC to change their definition of high speed broadband to above 100/100 Mbps, up from the current 25/3 Mbps  — …

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Q&A: WHATSAPP’S WILL CATHCART ON THE FACEBOOK-APPLE FEUD, WHATSAPP’S NEW PRIVACY POLICY, COMPETING APPS, AND THE DEBATE OVER MESSAGE “TRACEABILITY” IN INDIA (ALEX KANTROWITZ/ONEZERO )

Q&A: WhatsApp’s Will Cathcart on the Facebook-Apple feud, WhatsApp’s new privacy policy, competing apps, and the debate over message “traceability” in India  —  ‘If you’re talking about break encryption, it’s…

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BILIBILI INVESTS HK$960M IN X.D. NETWORK, WHICH RUNS CHINESE GAME DISTRIBUTION PLATFORM TAPTAP; MOBILE GAMES ACCOUNTED FOR 40% OF BILIBILI’S 2020 REVENUES (RITA LIAO/TECHCRUNCH)

Bilibili invests HK$960M in X.D. Network, which runs Chinese game distribution platform TapTap; mobile games accounted for 40% of Bilibili’s 2020 revenues  —  Competition in China’s gaming industry is getting…

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The Benefits of Data Governance

As data increasingly drives business decisions, the need for data governance—ensuring that data is accurate, accessible, and used optimally—has never been greater. Below, we’ll take a closer look at data…

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How do teach virtues such as gratitude in the classroom?

We see that when most people think about a school curriculum, they think about math, science, social studies, as well as language courses. We know that seldom do we hear…

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