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Why should the GDPR matter to you?

Today, the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into effect, meaning all companies that do business in the European Union will have new privacy data compliance regulations for the first time in around twenty years. The new regulation’s  ramifications are pervasive for consumers and data handling companies both in and out of“Why should the GDPR matter to you?”

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Are driverless cars the future of transportation?

Imagine how your daily commute to work or even to visit relatives states away could be transformed if your car took care of the driving for you. In several years, this could be a reality through driverless cars. Many assisted-driver systems exist in the automobile market today. Cruise control, automatic braking, collision avoidance, and lane“Are driverless cars the future of transportation?”

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What are the consequences of the loss of net neutrality for consumers and startups?

So what is net neutrality? The topic of net neutrality has dominated the internet for weeks. Many people have been speculating the implications of net neutrality in both the news and on social media. Will we have to pay more to access our favorite websites? Are startups and small businesses doomed? Is the internet as“What are the consequences of the loss of net neutrality for consumers and startups?”

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All Publicity is not Necessarily Good Publicity

“Defendants childishly demeaned and disparaged Mr. Murray and his companies, made jokes about Mr. Murray’s age, health, and appearance, [and] broadcasted false statements… Nothing has ever stressed him more than this vicious and untruthful attack.” This quote is from Bob Murray’s defamation lawsuit against John Oliver, the host of HBO’s Last Week Tonight. Just three“All Publicity is not Necessarily Good Publicity”

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Lopsided Fences: Why Property Surveying Can be Important

Imagine, you finally set aside time for a peaceful getaway to your small house in the Poconos, away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, but when you finally arrive, something has changed.  Instead of calming isolation, you have a lopsided, makeshift fence.  Now, not a little lopsided, but very lopsided, as in, towards“Lopsided Fences: Why Property Surveying Can be Important”

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