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Small business owners have growing concerns about economy, recession

Douglas A. McIntyre, 24/7 Wall Street Published 9:04 a.m. ET Sept. 10, 2019 CLOSE It appears that worry about the economy has started to catch up to small businesses owners. One of the primary barometers of their sentiment was released Tuesday, and the results were troubling, although not completely negative. (Photo: PeopleImages / Getty Images) It …

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Exclusive: WeWork to press on with IPO launch despite valuation concerns – sources

(Reuters) – WeWork owner The We Company plans to proceed with an investor roadshow for its initial public offering (IPO) as early as next week, braving concerns over the valuation it can achieve in a listing, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. FILE PHOTO: The WeWork logo is displayed on the entrance of …

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‘Serious concerns’ over mental-health websites leaking user data to brands

People with mental-health issues are at risk of having their sensitive information leaked to advertisers, a privacy campaign group has revealed.  A new study by Privacy International reveals how popular websites about depression in France, Germany and the UK share user data with advertisers, data brokers and tech companies, while some websites that contain depression …

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ZAO face-swap app goes viral, sparks privacy concerns in China

(Reuters) — ZAO — a new Chinese app that lets users swap their faces with celebrities, sports stars or anyone else in a video clip — racked up millions of downloads on the weekend but swiftly drew fire over privacy issues. The app’s surge in popularity and sudden backlash from some users highlights how artificial …

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Privacy concerns mount over Chinese face-swap app Zao

Zao — a Chinese face-swapping app with the potential to be used to create deepfakes — went viral over the weekend, shooting to the top of the App Store download charts. But concerns have been raised not only over the potential for the app to be abused, but also over its privacy policies. Of particular …

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