Category Archives: New Year

Happy New Year Data

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Electronic Frontiers Foundation took a look back at 2018 data privacy scandals.

The Marriott hack that stole data from up to 500 million visitors made the cut. But the report says the really bad actors “were the tech companies themselves, harvesting of mountains of users’ data and employing flawed systems to use and share it.”

Sears New Year Liquidation Sale

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Sears chairman Eddie Lampert stepped in with a last minute $4.4 billion offer to buy the bankrupt company. CNBC says Sears advisers have until Jan 4 to decide if he’s a “qualified buyer.” “Only then could ESL take part in an auction against liquidation bids on Jan. 14.”

Trump’s First Year

Trump's First Year

Despite his low popularity President Trump’s first year wasn’t bad. He signed a tax cut into law, cut regulations, and oversaw a growing economy and booming stock market.

 

Happy New Year to Russia with Love

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year

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Happy New Year.

The Navy says Iran fired rockets within 1500 yards of US ship in the Persian Gulf. Iran says the US is lying.