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Daily social & tech headlines: The fear factor

“If you want to keep a secret, you must also hide it from yourself.” ― George Orwell, 1984 ‘Fear’ best sums up today’s top picks. It arises from three different perspectives. The first pick is a piece from the Washington Post which looks at individual’s fears around big data, or more accurately, erosion of privacy. Vivek Wadwa […]

Daily social & tech round up [14/04/14]

Lots of news from the social and technology world today. The biggest is the announcement that Facebook might be looking to launch a service that would allow users to store money and make electronic payments through the social network. Not only would this be a direct threat to PayPal, it could change the shape of […]

Daily social & tech news round-up [12/04/14]

As I track the news each day across social media, tech and hot topics such as big data. I thought I’d share some of the more interesting headlines I come across here on my blog. Here is my first round-up of many, for today Saturday 12th 2014: NextWeb: 3 ways to build a winning big data […]