The Federal Trade Commission has taken its first-ever action against the developer of so-called stalking apps, which allow purchasers to secretly install software on another person’s mobile device to track their location, movement and online activities. The FTC reached a settlement which bars Retina-X-Studios and its owner James N. Johns Jr. from selling, promoting or distributing any...
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What a Brazilian Steakhouse Says About the Tech Economy
Hi, welcome to your Weekend.One of my favorite tech memes is the “We’re so back” post, the kind that pokes fun at the industry returning to the good old days of expensive perks and wine-soaked dinners.I had a real-life “We’re so back” moment this week when I attended a bacchanalian feast thrown by Bain Capital Ventures at Fogo de Chão in San Francisco. Bain Capital’s private equity arm...
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