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The Democratic Party is pushing a bill that would prohibit bots from snatching up online goods, such as Concerts, Sporting tickets, and more.

The use of automated bots to purchase retail products, including video game consoles and graphics cards, from websites, is being reintroduced by a group of Democratic politicians. Stopping Grinch Bots, Paul Tonko, Chuck Schumer, Richard Blumenthal, and Ben Ray Luján. Who on Monday announced a new push for the legislation that would make it a …

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Canon has a lawsuit on its hands for scanner-disabling software for printers that have run out of ink

Users are being forced to buy ink cartridges even if they are only using their printers to scan or fax documents.As a result, the class-action lawsuit claims that consumers were duped into purchasing a product designed to artificially and unethically generate functional bottlenecks by connecting them to ink levels, even though there is no practical …

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Defects in solar panels can be detected using artificial intelligence (AI).

Non-AI experts face the most difficulty in understanding the terms. When discussing AI, machine learning (ML), and computer vision with non-data science professionals alike, they often don’t understand what they’re saying. For the most part, the terms Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), and Computer Vision (CV) all refer to the same thing. As an …

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According to the court, adblocking does not constitute a copyright violation.

Millions of websites rely on advertising revenue to fund their operations. Nevertheless, conspicuous or excessive advertising can be a source of irritation for some readers, who may opt to block it with adblocking software. Developed by the German business Eyeo GmbH and accessible for Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Android, and iOS platforms, AdBlock Plus is one …

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Supply chain assault backdoored over 90 WordPress themes and plugins

In a supply chain assault, 93 WordPress themes and plugins were found to include a backdoor, giving hackers complete access to websites. At least 40 themes and 53 plugins from AccessPress, a popular provider of WordPress add-ons, were stolen by hackers. Jetpack, a security and optimization tool for WordPress, determined that a backdoor in the …

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In the event of a security breach, would CEOs be held personally liable?

It’s no longer acceptable to end a conversation with the words “I wasn’t aware” or “Oh that’s our CISO, they manage this.” Ignorance of the law, as the phrase goes, is bliss. “Knowledge is power,” remarked Cypher in the movie Matrix, but we can no longer rely on those who have been judged to guard …

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