The trends in October revolve around the tech giants; their data-based business models; and the backlash they are facing over their practices, their large revenues, and their even larger dominance. Is the position of tech giants starting to weaken?
1. Data breaches continue; tech giants face tougher backlash
When everyone thought the Cambridge Analytica scandal was water under the bridge, out came the revelations of two new major breaches.
A software glitch on Google+ allowed outside developers to potentially gain access to the private data of over 500,000 users, b...