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Google has been slapped with a fine of US$57M by French authorities –the first penalty for a U.S. tech giant under new European data privacy rules (GDPR) that took effect last year. The National Data Protection Commission said Google “lack[ed] transparency, inadequate information and lack[ed] valid consent” regarding ad personalisation for users. Google must be…

Dominos has suffered a Court loss in America over its failure to properly tag its images with appropriate names. Apple smartphones have a built-in feature that reads screens for those who are vision impaired. However the feature is reliant on images being tagged correctly. Without the correct tagging, vision impaired users do no have sufficient…

Remember that scene in Pulp Fiction where Vince (John Travolta) tells Jules (Samuel L. Jackson) what they call McDonald’s quarter pounders in France? Vince says everything has the same name, it’s just a little different “over there”. For those who want to relive the magic – here is a snippet – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PxXhjFvNNGc   You might…

A former junior solicitor, has been sentenced to six years’ imprisonment for stealing almost $10 million from a client’s accounts. He was funding his gambling addiction and the final days of the fraud he was gambling $3M per day on football games around the world. He has a non-parole period of three years. The full…