Autumn Data Stories

The data is coming in fast and hot. So much new information every day, hard to keep track of it all. Here’s an update of what is going on in the world of Data Collection and Proxy Networks.
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07-Oct-2021
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Welcome to another edition of Data Stories. Where we keep you updated on the latest news for data collection and proxy networks. Be sure to also read our previous Data Stories and check in next week for the latest data stories.

Here’s this week’s updates:

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Apple: What’s Better Than A Proxy Network? Two Proxy Networks.

Apple has released their Private Relay Service which bifurcates each request into two, and then submits those requests using separate proxy networks. The result is that NO ONE knows what the user did, not even the suppliers of the proxy networks.
https://www.ispreview.co.uk/index.php/2021/10/apples-private-relay-service-creates-challenges-for-uk-isps.html



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Bright Data Releases BrightVPN
100% FREE VPN, Doesn’t Even Require An eMail Address

Bright Data has released the BrightVPN for Windows. A 100% FREE VPN that works better than most paid premium VPNs. Currently only available on Windows, but coming soon to Macs too.
https://brightvpn.com/




The Data Challenges Holding Companies Back

Inconsistent standards, outdated systems, limited data skills and complex privacy regulations are just some of the reasons that many companies are always playing catch-up in the world of understanding big data.

https://www.jll.com.au/en/trends-and-insights/workplace/5-big-data-challenges-holding-companies-back



Python Overtakes Java And C For First Time In 20 years

Other languages that made the top 10 in Tiobe’s October 2021 index included C++, C#, Visual Basic, JavaScript,. SQL, PHP and Assemblyy Language. 
https://www.zdnet.com/article/programming-languages-python-just-took-a-big-jump-forward/




Bar Graph Race – 2005 to 2020 – Top 10 Countries Producing Energy From Wind Power

Race to the top. We have seen ESG data touted often these days. But here is a bar graph race highlighting how different countries ramped up their wind power energy generation, with China clearly in the current lead.
Source – Reddit r/DataIBeautiful

That’s it for this week’s Data Stories. See you next time!

Bright Data Staff - Blog Updates
Bright Data Staff | Writing Desk

Team responsible for getting out industry updates about data collection and proxy networks to our blog and to the world

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