Tag "United Kingdom"

Cathay Pacific fined £500k by UK’s ICO over data breach disclosed in 2018

March 4, 2020 0

Cathay Pacific has been issued with a £500,000 penalty by the UK’s data watchdog for security lapses which exposed the personal details of some 9.4

Tractable claims $25M to sell damage-assessing AIs to more insurance giants

February 27, 2020 0

London-based insurtech AI startup Tractable, which is applying artificial intelligence to speed up accident and disaster recovery by using computer vision to perform visual damage

VC firm Oxx says SaaS startups should avoid high-risk growth models

February 25, 2020 0

‘The companies that best meet their customers’ needs always end up winning’ Steve O’Hear @sohear / 20 hours Oxx, a European venture capital firm co-founded

Lack of big tech GDPR decisions looms large in EU watchdog’s annual report

February 20, 2020 0

The lead European Union privacy regulator for most of big tech has put out its annual report which shows another major bump in complaints filed

Index Fund’s portfolio is driving long-overdue innovation in femcare

February 10, 2020 0

‘It’s a category that’s been underserved for a long time,’ says principal Hannah Seal Natasha Lomas @riptari / 1 day U.K. startup Daye is rethinking

An adult sexting site exposed thousands of models’ passports and driver’s licenses

January 26, 2020 0

A popular sexting website has exposed thousands of photo IDs belonging to models and sex workers who earn commissions from the site. SextPanther, an Arizona-based

Cookie consent tools are being used to undermine EU privacy rules, study suggests

January 12, 2020 0

Most cookie consent pop-ups served to internet users in the European Union — ostensibly seeking permission to track people’s web activity — are likely to

Travelex suspends services after malware attack

January 3, 2020 0

Travelex, a major international foreign currency exchange, has confirmed it has suspended some services after it was hit by malware on December 31. The London-based

Adtech told to keep calm and fix its ‘lawfulness’ problem

December 22, 2019 0

Six months after warning that the real-time bidding (RTB) component of programmatic online advertising is wildly out of control — i.e. in a breaking the

Reddit links UK-US trade talk leak to Russian influence campaign

December 8, 2019 0

Reddit has linked account activity involving the leak and amplification of sensitive UK-US trade talks on its platform during the ongoing UK election campaign to