Are Android Apps Infringing on the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act?

Study finds that a large number of Android applications have infringed on COPPA law. The internet has become so complicated in recent years such that nothing online can be trusted anymore. In fact, any information one posts on their social media, regardless of privacy settings, can no longer be treated as secure. Just a while ago, there has been an uproar regarding data sharing between Facebook and Cambridge Analytica. While people are over concerned about their own privacy and the way in which their information is getting exploited by the…

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McDonald’s giving employees financial aid for tuition, $150 Million Allocated

McDonald’s has allocated $150 million into its education program. The program, Archways to Opportunity, has vastly benefitted the staffs. To maintain an orderly society, people must first be educated. However, in today’s society, everything has become a business deal, including education. A proper tertiary education in the States these days can lead to a lifelong debt for many. It seems as though people are paying ten to thousand hundred dollars in exchange for a diploma. All across the world, students are looking for various forms of financial aid like scholarships…

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Trump is blocking one of the biggest technology deals in the history

President Trump ordered the Broadcom company that is located in Singapore to cancel or reject its offer of $117 billion dollars for Qualcomm company which could be one of the successful deals in the technology world. President Trump said that the point behind canceling this deal is that it will provide protection to the national security of the United States and proceeding with the deal would affect the security since the other company is located Broadcom in Asia which is known as one of the companies that is competing against…

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Guns vs. Education

Since mass shootings have become such a frequent occurrence, it is no wonder Utica College located in Upstate New York sprang into action the minute they received threats from an individual, presently unidentified, who declared themselves armed with a weapon around on campus grounds. Utica College has approximately 5000 students who attend classes on campus and online. Due to the calamitous events that have transpired at about 11am Monday morning, all of these students as well as the staffs have been removed from campus grounds and are told to hang…

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Jeff Bezos Donates $33 Million to Scholarship Fund for ‘Dreamers’

Founder of Amazon, Jeff Bezos, announced on Friday that he will donate $33 million dollars to a scholarship fund for young “dreamers,” which are immigrants who were brought to the United States as children. Bezos was recently named the wealthiest person in the world. This donation coincides with talks on Capitol Hill discussing what will happen next to the “dreamers.” The DREAM Act, short for “Development, Relief and Education for Alien Minors,” was inaugurated under the Obama Administration. There have been several versions of the bill since it was introduced…

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