Facebook revamps policies after anti-Semitic ad targeting scandal

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg announced the social networking giant would strengthen its ad targeting policies after a recent scandal which let ad buyers target anti-Semitic categories.

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The Futility of the Strong Password Solution


After experiencing a data breach, most companies take a number of measures to strengthen security, including advising users to change their passwords and to make them strong.
Although it stopped short of confirming that it was hacked or that any customer data had been exposed, Amazon-owned Twitch last week notified users that its network might have been hacked and that some user account information might have been exposed. Among the actions Twitch took to protect its users were expiring their passwords.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/81888.html?rss=1

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Google in talks to purchase Apple Pay competitor Softcard, report says

A report on Friday claims Google is looking to strengthen its mobile payments solution with the purchase of Softcard, an NFC-based system backed by major U.S. wireless telecoms.



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Breakthrough makes for better armored windows for the military

In a breakthrough that could help strengthen and protect everything from tanks to spacecraft to smartphones, scientists at the Naval Research Laboratory believe they have developed a way to make glass that is 50 percent stronger than the hardest windows currently installed on military vehicles.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/05/12/breakthrough-makes-for-better-armored-windows-for-military/

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