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Sharing Widget, Sharing Button, Sharing Plugin - ShareThis. Global Network Initiative. Global Network Initiative. The Global Network Initiative (GNI) is a non-governmental organization with the dual goals of preventing Internet censorship by authoritarian governments and protecting the Internet privacy rights of individuals. It is sponsored by a coalition of multinational corporations, non-profit organizations, and universities. History[edit]


'Minority Report' digital billboard 'watches consumers shop' - T. NEC Global. Vol van vernieuwing. Business model. A business model describes the rationale of how an organization creates, delivers, and captures value,[1] in economic, social, cultural or other contexts.

Business model

The process of business model construction is part of business strategy. In theory and practice, the term business model is used for a broad range of informal and formal descriptions to represent core aspects of a business, including purpose, business process, target customers, offerings, strategies, infrastructure, organizational structures, trading practices, and operational processes and policies. The literature has provided very diverse interpretations and definitions of a business model. Business models are used to describe and classify businesses, especially in an entrepreneurial setting, but they are also used by managers inside companies to explore possibilities for future development. History[edit] Over the years, business models have become much more sophisticated. The Untold Story of the Search Business Model. Scott Banister. Scott is an American entrepreneur and angel investor.

Scott Banister

He is best known as a co-founder of IronPort and an early advisor and board member at PayPal. Scott Banister started his career as a pioneer in the email business. He was Founder and VP of Technology at ListBot, the largest ASP for business email list hosting. Cyan Banister ✔ (cyantist) Free Mobile Security for Smartphones - Lookout.

Your mobile app is spying on you. The odds are pretty good that if you’re a big consumer of mobile apps, the private information on your phone has been collected and sent somewhere without your knowledge.

Your mobile app is spying on you

That’s the finding of the App Genome Project mammoth study by Lookout, a mobile security company that has scrutinized more than 300,000 apps on both the iPhone and Android mobile phone platforms. San Francisco-based Lookout provides security such as anti-malware for mobile phones. It decided to decipher exactly what mobile apps do when they run, and it found that apps are tapping into personal data and accessing other phone resources without telling users. The company is unveiling the survey at the Black Hat security conference this week in Las Vegas (where I will do live reporting). At the conference, mobile security will be a hot topic.

About 29 percent of the free apps on Android access a user’s location data, while 33 percent of the tens of thousands of free apps on the iPhone access location data. The Official Lookout Blog. July 27, 2010 Click to enlarge infographic The App Genome Project This week at the Black Hat Security Conference, Lookout will unveil the App Genome Project, which is the largest mobile application dataset ever created.

The Official Lookout Blog

In an ongoing effort to map and study mobile applications, the App Genome Project was created to identify security threats in the wild and provide insight into how applications are accessing personal data, as well as other phone resources. Lookout founders John Hering and Kevin Mahaffey initiated the App Genome project to understand what mobile applications are doing and use that information to more quickly identify potential security threats. Early Findings. ShareThis Starts Measuring Social Reach, Facebook And Twitter Account For Nearly Half. When it comes to measuring how content is shared across the Web, the approaches we use today are still pretty primitive.

ShareThis Starts Measuring Social Reach, Facebook And Twitter Account For Nearly Half

People count how many times a link is shared on Facebook or retweeted on Twitter, but nobody really knows what percentage of those links are clicked on to drive traffic back to the original sites. ShareThis, which offers an all-in-one share button across tens of thousands of sites, is trying to address this issue with new metrics across its network that measure not only how many times a link is shared, but also how many times people act on that and click back to the article or Webpage. It calls this new metric Social Reach. The company shared some data with me about the biggest sharing services across its network, which reaches 400 million people a month. Introspectr Searches Your Social Streams. We are inundated with so many social streams that it is easy to forget where exactly we read something.

Introspectr Searches Your Social Streams

For instance, there was a story earlier today on Twitter showing better clickthrough rates than Facebook. I know I saw it somewhere, but was it Twitter, Facebook, or in an email? Search your cloud. Nsumers "have to accept US snooping" on web services. By Stewart Mitchell Posted on 10 Jan 2011 at 14:01 A lawyer has played down the significance of the Twitter data mining sparked by the US's clampdown on WikiLeaks, saying that anyone using sites hosted in the United States had to accept that their data could be made available to authorities.

nsumers "have to accept US snooping" on web services

The US security forces have come under fire after it emerged that officials had subpoenaed Twitter demanding it released information from five accounts in connection with its WikiLeaks probe - including the account details of an Icelandic MP and a Dutch computer programmer.

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