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EU’s GDPR privacy law led to over $100 million in fines: DLA Piper

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here mixmagic | iStock | Getty Images The European Union’s overhaul of data privacy regulation is estimated to have generated 114 million euros ($126 million) in fines since it was introduced almost two years ago. Since its implementation in May 2018,......
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France reforms employee stock options to rival Silicon Valley

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here French President Emmanuel Macron speaks as he visits the Station F start-up campus in Paris. Ludovic Marin | AFP | Getty Images France is bringing in new rules on employee stock options to lure in talent and compete with the......
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Sextortion scams trick victims into thinking Nest cameras record them

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Fabrice Lerouge | Getty Images A new form of sextortion scam bilks unsuspecting victims out of money after telling them they’ve been recorded privately on home security cameras. It’s an alarming new version of the old scam where criminals try......
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Why Microsoft, Google and Apple want you to get rid of your passwords

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Passwords are a very serious and expensive security risk. A report by Verizon looked at 2,013 confirmed data breaches and found that 29% of those breaches involved the use of stolen credentials. Another study by the Ponemon Institute and IBM......
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Why companies like Google, Facebook and Uber pay hackers millions

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The term “hacker” generally brings to mind a lonesome, hooded figure, operating in the dark, stealing our money or personal information. But the past decade has given us reason to rethink this stereotype. A new type of hacker is on......
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Stocks appear detached from reality, rallying in anticipation of two things that may not happen

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., January 31, 2018. Brendan McDermid | Reuters The new year is not even three full weeks old, and already half a trillion dollars has......
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Davos elites will be buzzing about corporate responsibility and its limits

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Klaus Schwab, founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum (WEF), addresses a news conference ahead of the Davos annual meeting in Cologny near Geneva, Switzerland, January 14, 2020. Denis Balibouse The world’s most influential executives will soon swarm......
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In the stock market, it’s become Apple, Microsoft and Alphabet vs everyone else

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Tim Cook, CEO of Apple (L), Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft (C) and Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google. Getty Images The stock market travels on the currents of supply and demand. That’s uncontroversial. Yet as the indexes have sped to......
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Bloomberg makes push to recruit wealthy donors – but not to take their money

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg greets supporters at the end of his campaign event “Women for Mike” in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, January 15, 2020. Eduardo Munoz | Reuters Presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg is......
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Sonos, PopSockets complain to Congress about big tech

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Patrick Spence, president and chief executive officer of Sonos Inc., speaks during a Bloomberg Technology Television interview in San Francisco, California, U.S., on Monday, Feb. 11, 2019. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images On Friday, executives from four......
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Epic Systems warns customers it will stop supporting Google Cloud

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Thomas Kurian, CEO of Alphabet’s Google Cloud, speaks at the Google Cloud Next conference in San Francisco on April 9, 2019. Michael Short | Bloomberg | Getty Images Account representatives from Epic Systems, one of the largest providers of medical......
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Apple’s App Store appeals process would make ‘Kafka blush,’ entrepreneur tells Congress

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Apple CEO Tim Cook delivers the keynote address during a special event on September 10, 2019 in the Steve Jobs Theater on Apple’s Cupertino, California campus. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images Technology executives said that Apple’s App Store platform has......
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As stocks hit more more records, there are signs traders may be getting way too euphoric

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Wall Street may be getting a bit too excited about the stock market’s hot start to the new year. The S&P 500 has already jumped......
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Stocks cut earlier gains and are little changed

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Stocks were little changed on Friday after hitting record highs as Wall Street wrapped up a solid weekly performance amid strong global economic data and a solid start to the earnings season. The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded just 2 points......
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Big Tech worth over $5 trillion with Alphabet joining four comma club

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Sundar Pichai, senior vice president of Android, Chrome and Apps for Google Inc., speaks during the Google I/O Annual Developers Conference in San Francisco, California. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Even as regulators bear down on the......
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Alphabet stock hits $1 trillion market cap for first time

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Sundar Pichai, Alphabet CEO. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Google parent-company Alphabet has hit $1 trillion in market capitalization, making it the fourth U.S. company to hit the milestone. Apple was the first to hit the market......
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Google teams up with AirAsia to launch new tech academy

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here As digital disruption continues to weigh heavy on future job security, Southeast Asian airline AirAsia has teamed up Google to launch a new tech academy to reskill employees. The first of its kind “AirAsia Google Cloud Academy” will be managed......
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Best tech jobs for 2020

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Group of people working on Apple laptops Luke MacGregor | Bloomberg | Getty Images It’s good to be a techie. Tech jobs in fields from cloud engineering to UX design filled Glassdoor’s annual report on the 50 best jobs in......
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Pompeo heads to Silicon Valley to dine with tech leaders

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Secretary of State Mike Pompeo looks on during a brief photo opportunity before a meeting with Republic of Cyprus Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides at the U.S. Department of State on November 18, 2019 in Washington, DC. Drew Angerer | Getty......
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Startups join Google, SpaceX to bring new technologies to space

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Space X CEO Elon Musk Photo by Kevork Djansezian For a long time, American space exploration was a closed circle: There was just one customer, the U.S. government (NASA) and a handful of giant defense contractors. Then in 2008 Elon......

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