For Brown & Brown, Acquiring CoverHound Accelerates Tech Modernization Efforts

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Property/casualty insurance companies far and wide are considering whether to develop technology platforms in-house or modernize some other way. Brown & Brown chose an acquisition to get there. The broker announced in November that it bought digital property/casualty insurance marketplace CoverHound, and CyberPolicy, a small business subsidiary. CoverHound’s technology and […]

Factbox-Europe’s tech companies accelerate IPO plans

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(Reuters) – Europe, which has long trailed Silicon Valley in nurturing home-grown tech giants, is building up a pipeline of stock market candidates that are potentially looking to list in 2021. FILE PHOTO: A biker, wearing a Deliveroo food courier backpack, demonstrates during a call on clients to boycott the […]

FTC orders tech giants to provide details of how they collect data, and what effects they have on children

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WASHINGTON — Federal regulators are ordering Facebook FB, +0.23%, Twitter TWTR, +1.13%, Amazon AMZN, +1.30%, TikTok’s parent and five other social media companies to provide detailed information on how they collect and use consumers’ personal data and how their practices affect children and teens. The Federal Trade Commission’s action announced […]

TECH TALK WITH MIKE: Digital marketing trends for 2021 | News

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Mike Gingerich There are various components that make up digital marketing and various things it can do for a business. For instance, digital marketers can increase organic traffic and visibility through Search Engine Optimization, build brand presence in social media, save time with marketing automation, and more. However, with advancing […]