Seeking Alpha's Weekly Media, Tech, And Finance News Roundup

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by: SA Hana Abduljaami

Summary

The weekly news roundup covers general media market and business/finance news.

Its purpose is to highlight information relevant to the advertising and marketing environment Seeking Alpha competes in.

The theme of this week's must-reads is protection against a storm you do not see coming.

It is hurricane season. The best safeguard against a hurricane is a timely warning. If heeded, a timely warning can significantly diminish fatalities, even when it is not enough to reduce property damage.

While hurricanes Harvey and Irma flooded and wind-ravaged the U.S. from Texas to Florida, Equifax (NYSE:EFX) suffered a data breach, potentially impacting 143 million people.

What is a timely warning in the face of a data breach? How do consumers and businesses alike protect themselves when digital is a technology that enables things?

Technology Enables Things

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