Yakuza director announces new studio after leaving Sega

Yakuza director announces new studio after leaving Sega

Toshihiro Nagoshi, former chief creative officer at Sega, where he led development of the Yakuza series as general director of Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio, has announced his next move. He’s started up his own studio, simply titled Nagoshi Studio, which is being wholly funded by Chinese internet and gaming company NetEase. Nagoshi announced his departure … Read more

Plaid must pay $58 million to users of Venmo, Robinhood and other apps

Steve Dent

Even if you’ve never heard of a company called Plaid, they may owe you part of a multi-million dollar lawsuit settlement, Fast Company has reported. Plaid, which connects consumer bank accounts to services like Venmo, Robinhood, Coinbase and other apps, was accused of collecting excessive financial data from consumers. While denying any wrongdoing, it agreed … Read more

Log4j lesson: Cybersecurity defense isn’t just about tech

Log4j lesson: Cybersecurity defense isn’t just about tech

Did you miss a session from the Future of Work Summit? Head over to our Future of Work Summit on-demand library to stream. Aside from stolen data and money, perhaps the greatest impact of massive attacks like SolarWinds, Colonial Pipeline, and the current Log4j vulnerability, is that people are beginning to realize that cyber attacks and cyber … Read more

Ethics and ownership of AI-powered identities

Ethics and ownership of AI-powered identities

Did you miss a session from the Future of Work Summit? Head over to our Future of Work Summit on-demand library to stream. This article was contributed by Taesu Kim, CEO of Neosapience With the tremendous advances in how AI/ML technologies are being deployed, one of the most exciting, controversial, and rapidly evolving advances relates to human … Read more

Podcast advertising could be a blueprint for cookieless advertising

Podcast advertising could be a blueprint for cookieless advertising

Did you miss a session from the Future of Work Summit? Head over to our Future of Work Summit on-demand library to stream. This article was contributed by Jonathan Gill, founder and CEO of Backtracks. Keyword-based advertising has long been a staple for marketers looking to connect with customers. Simply put, when consumers search for products, services, … Read more