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Tokyo Online Security: Privacy fears as banks track mobile phones

Banks will track customers' movements via their mobile phones in a bid to tackle fraud. Barclays is introducing a system which allows it to check whether someone is in the same country as their debit or credit card so they know whether the payment is fraudulent or not. For example, if a suspicious transaction was made in the America, but data showed the customer's phone it was in the UK, the bank would realize something was amiss.

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Police are responding less and less to minor auto accidents

If you crash cars for a living in New Orleans, your life may be getting a bit easier.

Thanks to a bill in the state legislature, police in the Crescent City may no longer be required to respond to fender benders. If you’re involved in a minor accident, just head over to your local police station, give them the details, and they’ll  hand you an accident report you can use to file your insurance claim.

Crashers will no longer need to stage a collision. Just report it. How convenient.

The bill aims to relieve the cash-strapped city so police can focus more on violent and more-serious crimes. Responding to some 14,000 minor accidents each year is a drain on city resources, according to news reports.

That argument is hard to argue with. And it’s one that more and more jurisdictions are grappling with as cities continue struggling with adequate funding for police.

The extra dollars residents likely will pay in auto premiums

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Review: The impact of Information Technology (IT) on modern society

Everything happened in Information Technology (IT) was truly amazing and its developments throughout the decades were really unexpected but incredible at the same time. Its benefits in every sector of the society are unparalleled; no wonder each of them now depends on IT. From the introduction of programming to a personal computer to the birth of smartphone, tablet, and laptop, every change occurred in this field was tremendous.

 

In the past ten years, a lot of phenomenal inventions were introduced by several individuals or organizations, so what more for the next ten years? Gadgets such as smartphone, tablet or laptop could be replaced by more advanced devices in the near future because it is always "expect the unexpected" when it comes to IT.

 

From televisions with a channel wheel to light-weight flat screen TVs, most innovations of the past years provided a massive benefit to the society. Owners of smart TVs can now watch videos from the internet on their widescreen TVs and ev

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Moss Adams Business Consultants - Business Strategy

Whatever challenges you face, rely on an advisor for strategy, planning, and execution.

4 ATTRIBUTES OF HIGH PERFORMERS

All organizations face impediments to achieving optimal performance. 

In addition to typical challenges—such as finding ways to increase revenue, reduce costs, grow your customer base, and stay ahead of regulatory changes—the next decade will present many of its own unique scenarios. Shifting workforce demographics and declining employee engagement are megatrends that are already costing organizations billions of dollars a year in lost productivity. To succeed despite these challenges, it’s important to gain insight on the underlying issues and proven strategies for overcoming them. That’s where a trusted advisor can help.

 

For more than a century, Moss Adams LLP has helped organizations nationwide and across industries improve financial and operational performance. In that time we’ve identified four key attributes of high-performing organizations: planning, per

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