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Unified Communications

Unified Communications is a Central Focus of the Annual InfoComm 2019 Show

Unified Communications is a Central Focus at InfoComm 2019 If you were someone concerned with mainly getting the latest unified communications technology, InfoComm is a great option. Unified Communications was definitely a central focus at this year’s event. While the firms that exhibit there have been creating audio and video products for decades, getting these AV manufacturers to focus on ...
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cost of cybercrime

Cybercrime Could Cost 5.2 Trillion Over Next 5 Years [Report]

If you’re worried about how cybercrime could affect your company, you’re most definitely not alone. A recent Accenture study revealed that over the next five years, the cost of cybercrime is expected to exceed $5.2 trillion for companies the world over. How do we as a society combat that? I’ll guess that we collectively agree that none of us can ...
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Kohl’s and Amazon

Amazon & Kohl’s: Welcome to the Hybrid Economy

Kohl’s announced today that all stores will be accepting free, convenient, unpackaged returns for Amazon customers starting in July. Kohl’s and Amazon first worked together in 2017 to pilot the returns program, which is currently operating in 100 stores in the Los Angeles, Chicago and Milwaukee markets. Kohl’s and Amazon will roll out the program to all of Kohl’s more ...
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Amazon workers are listening

Thousands of Amazon Workers are Listening to Your Alexa Conversations

With more than 100 million Amazon Alexa devices sold to date, there’s no doubt that Amazon is making significant inroads in the smart speaker market. The company, competing against both Apple’s Siri and the Google Home device, has moved quickly to get traction for its voice assistant, creating a myriad of different smart speaker devices with no end in sight ...
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Google uses gmail to track what you buy

Google Uses Gmail to Track a History of Things You Buy — And It’s Hard to Delete

Google tracks a lot of what you buy. Google saves years of information on purchases you’ve made, even outside Google, and pulls this information from Gmail. Last week Google CEO Sundar Pichai wrote a New York Times op-ed saying that “privacy cannot be a luxury good.” But Google is collecting a great deal of personal information from Gmail, and this ...
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