Daily Archives: August 1, 2017

Big Data Gives Businesses the Nose for Smelling What’s Selling

By | August 1, 2017

As knowledge begins to permeate every nook and cranny of the retail trade, an extremely detailed picture of shopper habits is slowly building. Big knowledge is turning into large business. For a food market like Sainsbury’s, with knowledge harvested from tens of millions of prospects and billions of transactions, this means an alternative to differentiate.… Read More »

Notorious Russian Spam Master Wanted by U.S.

By | August 1, 2017

From the early days of on-line inventory scams to the more and more refined world of botnets, pseudonymous hacker Peter Severa spent virtually 20 years on the forefront of Russian cybercrime. Now that a particular person alleged to be the pioneering spam lord, Pytor Levashov, is in Spanish custody awaiting extradition to the U.S., pals… Read More »

HBO Got Hacked, Game of Thrones Spoilers Surface Online

By | August 1, 2017

It seems that but one extra large media outlet has fallen sufferer to a high-profile hack. After Sony and, indirectly, Netflix, hackers have now compromised the community of the American cable and tv community HBO. Sunday night a mysterious piece of email was despatched to reporters, saying the distinguished breach. “Hi to all mankind. The… Read More »