IDG Contributor Network: Strategic opportunities are waiting to be found. Are you ready?

Oil reservoirs are available and merely waiting to be found by experts. Similarly, opportunities already exist for all organizations that want strategic outcomes. Here’s the key. Just as the oil industry needs an effective method to locate a reservoir, organizations need an effective method to find opportunities that have strategic potential. How did Airbnb generate revenues of $2.8 billion in 2017? “Airbnb has been breathing down hotels’ necks for years,”…

March 1, 2018
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EU Warns Tech Giants To Remove Terror Content in 1 Hour — or Else

The European Union issued internet giants an ultimatum to remove illegal online terrorist content within an hour, or risk facing new EU-wide laws. From a report: The European Commission on Thursday issued a set of recommendations for companies and EU nations that apply to all forms of illegal internet material, “from terrorist content, incitement to hatred and violence, child sexual abuse material, counterfeit products and copyright infringement. Considering that terrorist…

March 1, 2018
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Twitter Asks For Help Fixing Its Toxicity Problem

Engadget: Twitter has come under a lot of fire in recent years for issues ranging from not doing enough to stop harassment on its platform to allowing foreign actors to sow political discord. In the past, the company has tweaked its tools, giving individuals more options when it comes to controlling what they’re exposed to online, as well as updated its guidelines a handful of times. But today, Twitter announced…

March 1, 2018
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