Payment Technology Provider Dimebox Integrated and Now Live With FourStop

PR Newswire: 4Stop ("FourStop GmbH") a KYC, compliance and anti-fraud risk management company, announced today they have partnered with Dimebox, a global payment technology provider. The integration of FourStops proprietary risk management technology as a fully integrated solution with Dimebox Continue reading Payment Technology Provider Dimebox Integrated and Now Live With FourStop

Germany’s New Cyber Surveillance Agency Receives Carte Blanche for Mass Data Collection

JP Buntinx: The German government takes cyber surveillance a lot more seriously than other European countries. It even opened a cyber surveillance agency earlier this week. The new Munich-based agency will focus on cybercrime and digital espionage. As is to Continue reading Germany’s New Cyber Surveillance Agency Receives Carte Blanche for Mass Data Collection

Hacking For The Government: Germany Opens ZITiS Cyber Surveillance Agency

The German Interior Ministry has officially opened ZITiS, a surveillance agency independent of both the police and the secret service. Critics say anyone with a smartphone is now vulnerable to state snooping. Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere opened a new Continue reading Hacking For The Government: Germany Opens ZITiS Cyber Surveillance Agency

France, Germany, Italy, Spain Want To Tax Tech Giants On Revenues, Not Just Profits

Reuters: France, Germany, Italy and Spain want digital multinationals like Amazon and Google to be taxed in Europe based on their revenues, rather than only profits as now, their finance ministers said in a joint letter. France is leading a Continue reading France, Germany, Italy, Spain Want To Tax Tech Giants On Revenues, Not Just Profits

Germany’s Globus Teams Up With IRI On Data Sharing Technology

ESMMagazine: German hypermarket chain Globus has announced that it has selected big data firm IRI as its main data sharing and technology partner. IRI’s ‘holistic retail solution’ (IRI HRS) will become the retailer’s primary technology platform, allowing the company to Continue reading Germany’s Globus Teams Up With IRI On Data Sharing Technology

Opinion: If You Think Software Code Is Ethically Neutral, You’re Lying To Yourself

Zulfikar Abbany: Google evangelist, Vinton Cerf, thinks there’s no room for philosophical thinking in programming self-driving cars. Just tell them not to hit things and we’ll be fine. It was an accident waiting to happen. Despite all efforts by Joachim Continue reading Opinion: If You Think Software Code Is Ethically Neutral, You’re Lying To Yourself