Telcos push EU to make big tech pay for network costs
Reuters reports that European telecom operators are pressuring the European Union to implement new laws that make big tech pay for network costs. According to the report, telcos want to the European Union to adopt laws similar to those currently in place in Australia.
In the past months, Europe... Read more
EU says telcos must prove that streaming sites should pay for traffic
The bloc is investigating whether content providers like Netflix and YouTube need to pay additional costs for internet access.
The European Commission wants telecom companies to provide evidence that streaming sites such as Netflix and YouTube should pay for the additional traffic sent over thei... Read more
Streaming service Plex risks data breach of millions of accounts
An unauthorized party recently gained access to the databases of streaming service Plex. The organization forces millions of users to change their passwords.
Plex is a streaming service. Users receive storage capacity to upload their own blu-rays, DVDs and other video formats. The video content ... Read more
FTC is examining AWS for competition issues
Amazon Web Services has the highest market share, even surpassing Google Cloud and Microsoft Azure. The FTC is looking into if Amazon is favoring the companies it is working with and punishing those working with its competitors.
Why is the US Federal Trade Commission examining AWS?
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Salesforce+ wants to become the Netflix of the business user
At Salesforce, they choose an alternative route to inform their employees, customers and partners. Salesforce is launching its own streaming service with Salesforce+. Not by serving you the latest thrillers and drama series, but by offering content that can transform and innovate your business. At ... Read more
Ethical hacker cracks software from Apple and Microsoft
A security researcher has found a problem with the way many programming languages deal with dependencies. By creating new public packages with the same names as those used internally by companies, he managed to add code to the companies' software.
In his blog, researcher Alex Birsan writes that ... Read more
Google squeezes App publishers for a cut of their sales
Google is going to enforce their policy for in-app purchases. Many app publishers are circumventing the Google payment solution. The policy states that 30% of app purchases through their Play Store must go to the tech giant.
Google's parent company, is cracking down on app publishers who have be... Read more