Tag Archive for online

Just One Thing: Building a global-ready website



Going online means going global for businesses, so make sure your terms and conditions can apply to a global audience.

Privacy watchdogs: Ashley Madison’s security was ‘unacceptable’



The online security of notorious cheating website Ashley Madison had “unacceptable shortcomings.”

‘Pokémon Go’ update gives you unhelpful advice on the strength of your Pokémon



One of the (many, many) questions Pok

Student charged with sexual assault won’t go to prison, be ‘burdened with the stigma’



A former Massachusetts high school student charged with sexually assaulting two other students while they were unconscious will not spend time behind bars.

He was instead given two years of probation in a recent district court decision, after which legal evidence of the assault may disappear from his record.

Teen boys are ‘abusing’ girls online. But how do we talk about it?



The response of Australian police in Queensland Wednesday was predictable and disturbing.

In the wake of revelations reported in News.com.au regarding the sharing of more than 2,000 non-consensual, intimate photos of teens and young women in a global “porn ring,” the police chose to blame the victim.

“Pictures you post on social media sites are unfortunately there for the taking to anyone who is your friend,…

A new web series on Elizabeth Banks’ WhoHaha platform features stay-at-home moms getting high



LOS ANGELES — WhoHaha is getting high-larious.

Uber facing massive $6.3 million bill in back taxes in Taiwan



It’s tough times for Uber in Taiwan, as the company possibly faces a massive $6.3 million tax bill there.

The government has reportedly asked the U.S. ride-sharing firm to pay up in back taxes owed since it entered the market in 2013, reports Reuters.

Uber had not previously been liable for the tax, but regulators have reworked the tax structure for foreign online businesses, and now say Uber is on the hook.

According to…

Olympics star Gabby Douglas is not defined by Rio’s social media drama



The stormy highs and lows of life as an Olympics star hit Gabby Douglas in full force this month in Rio de Janeiro, her triumphs and tribulations alike compressed into just a few whirlwind days.

Red Bull’s ‘Street Fighter V’ online tournaments will send the best to Seattle



Think you have what it takes to take on some of the best Street Fighter players in North America?

Three new online tournaments are giving North American Street Fighter V players a chance to win a trip to the Capcom Pro Tour North American Regional Finals at Red Bull’s Battle Grounds in November.

Red Bull’s new Proving Grounds Online tournaments will take place Aug. 29-30, Sept. 26-27 and Oct. 24-25. The three champions that emerge…

How one Aussie company became huge in China



SYDNEY, Australia — Walk through any Australian shopping mall, and you are likely to spot a Chemist Warehouse. Synonymous with bright yellow signs advertising heavily discounted vitamins and perfume, you might not expect the chain to dominate in China with an entirely different message.

Chemist Warehouse launched on Tmall Global, Alibaba’s ecommerce platform for international products, just in time for Singles Day on Nov. 11, 2015.