“We’ve had several meetings thinking about the risks and responsibilities that come with owning and managing the kind of data we are collecting,” said Kamil Shafiq, cofounder of Poket, a mobile app that maps previously unmapped, offline merchants through crowdsourcing in countries such as Nigeria. “It’s important to take a very careful look at both the planned and unplanned use cases for things like location data.” These risk assessments influence their company’s product design, reducing the potential for the compromise of information through data breaches and cyberattacks. … [Read more...] about How tiny startup teams handle big privacy issues
According to tradition, the BSF and the Army's bike-borne daredevils end the Republic Day parade every alternate year riding their roaring bikes.Get access to India's fastest growing financial subscriptions service Moneycontrol Pro for as little as Rs 599 for first year. Use the code "GETPRO". Moneycontrol Pro offers you all the information you need for wealth creation including actionable investment ideas, independent research and insights & analysis For more information, check out the Moneycontrol website or mobile app. … [Read more...] about Republic Day 2020: CRPF’s all-woman bikers team performs daredevil stunts, enthralls audience
For the mostly liberal enclave of Silicon Valley, it was a rude awakening. In the months after the election, venture capitalists and tech firms began committing money to building new tools to put Democratic candidates back on equal footing. One of the most active players guiding this progressive tech resurgence was Hoffman, who has spread cash among a number of campaigns, causes, and pol tech groups hungry for funding. In the 2018 midterms, his venture-fueled efforts were credited with helping Democrats win a number of key races. But Hoffman, who got his first taste of success as an early employee at PayPal, had his eye on something bigger. Rumors swirled in 2019 that Hoffman was funding a new company that would bring together some of the most talented political tech people to directly challenge the Republicans’ lead in voter intelligence and outreach data. … [Read more...] about Trump’s data team crushed Democrats in 2016. Can this small startup even the score?
India will look to ring in a few changes in the bowling department for the second T20 International against New Zealand after conceding over 200 in the first T20I. Pacer Jasprit Bumrah was the only bowler from either team who was able to keep a check on the run-flow and concede runs at less than eight per over. … [Read more...] about India vs New Zealand 2nd T20I preview: Where to watch, possible XI, betting odds
New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson caused a few surprised looks when he won the Toss and opted to bat with Virat Kohli later revealing he would've loved to bowl first anyway. The decision proved to be a wrong one as India's bowlers used the conditions to restrict the hosts to a below-par total. … [Read more...] about India vs New Zealand 2nd T20I: KL Rahul’s unbeaten 50 powers IND to 2-0 series lead