Report: digital ad spending grew 12.2% YoY in 2020 to $139.8B, as H2 political ad spending offset the H1 falloff; top 10 companies held 78.1% share of revenues (Megan Graham/CNBC)

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Russia’s Twitter throttling may give censors never-before-seen capabilities

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Android sends 20x more data to Google than iOS sends to Apple, study says

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Ubiquiti breach puts countless cloud-based devices at risk of takeover

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How Big Tech firms rely on the interplay of collaboration and competition between each other in order to protect their market position (Wall Street Journal)

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Feds say hackers are likely exploiting critical Fortinet VPN vulnerabilities

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Gumroad’s CEO on the company’s first 10 years, competitors like Patreon and Substack, the rise of the creator economy, and how app store “taxes” stifle growth (Danny Konstantinovic/The Business …)

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Malicious cheats for Call of Duty: Warzone are circulating online

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Feds say man broke into public water system and shut down safety processes

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North Korean hackers return, target infosec researchers in new operation

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