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Customer Privacy: What You Need to Know About Social Media, Passwords and Transparency

4 min read<p>Credit card information. Bank account numbers. Personal information, including ages, phone numbers and shopping habits. These are all pieces of data that businesses collect from customers every day. How they handle this information, and how they protect customer privacy, are serious …

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Roku hits 5 million players shipped milestone

Roku, the nifty streaming video device that brings a variety of easily-accessible content to your television, just reached its newest milestone: the …

Nobody Knows If There's A Bitcoin Bubble

It has become almost obligatory for mainstream journalists writing about Bitcoin to describe the currency’s current value as a bubble. It’s widely assumed that the recent increase in the value of a bitcoin, from $13.50 at the start of the year to more than $250 today, must be the result of …

Microsoft’s next Xbox could take over your TV just like Google TV

With its Xbox 360 successor, Microsoft may just one-up Google for once.<p>The new Xbox will reportedly be able to control your television and cable/satellite box, similar to what Google (unsuccessfully) attempted with Google TV, reports the Verge.<p>The console would reportedly connect to your cable box …

Bitcoin Is Already Making A Big Comeback

At midnight, Bitcoin was trading around $234.<p>By 8:30 AM ET, the virtual currency had surged to an intraday high of $266 - before subsequently crashing 60 percent to a low around $105.<p>That was earlier this afternoon. Amazingly, it's already staged a big comeback, erasing more than half of its …

Book experts weigh in on the publishing industry’s revolution - The Washington Post

Book experts weigh in on<br>the publishing industry’s revolution<p>Authors, agents, librarians and others who ‘live by the book’ talk about what‘s changed and what it means<p>Revolutions in the book business make headlines day after day. Two years ago, Borders filed for bankruptcy; Amazon, the bane of …

10 Things To Know About Kickstarting a Book

<i>By Rebecca Joines Schinsky and Jeff O’Neal, editors of Book Riot</i><p>Last summer, we ran a Kickstarter campaign to fund the writing, editing, printing, and distribution of <i>Start Here: Read Your Way Into 25 Amazing Authors</i>. We met our campaign goal of $25,000 dollars and completed and delivered the books …