by on November 6, 2019
Need for tertiary education continues to increase, but its growth will only be sustainable if, according to a recent OECD survey, it balances the demand of students with labor market and social needs and provides them the skills necessary to manage the future. After research Education at a Glance 2019, part of the organisation's "I am the Future of Work" initiative, finds that 44% of 25-34 year-olds had a tertiary degree in 2018, compared to 35% in 2008, throughout OECD countries. ...
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by on October 23, 2019
The student gyms USC Amsterdam (Amsterdam University and Hogeschool van Amsterdam) and USC Leiden (Leiden University) breach their clients ' confidentiality. Athletes need to use an entry fingerprint scanning system without providing an effective option. This is contrary to the law, according to the Dutch Data Protection Authority (AP).  The entry system based on fingerprint scanners is not banned by law, but according to the AP, a gym or related venue must provide an option or properly notify u...
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by on October 22, 2019
During a technology conference of The Wall Street Journal, Twitter announced that it is working on a policy to prevent the spread of deepfakes. According to CNET, the platform has made an appeal to everyone to think about how this can be done best. There was a session at the Laguna Beach, California event on Monday, where Twitter's head of legal affairs, Vijaya Gadde, was present. The company announced that it intends to play a central role in developing new policies in order to prevent the s...
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