How to Prepare Your Retail Store for Black Friday

Black Friday is just around the corner, which means it’s time for retailers to prepare their stores for a higher volume of customers — and a greater risk of theft. Customer shoplifting is the number one source of shrink for retailers, but there are many ways you can fight shrink during the holiday season. Train […]

Mitigating the Risks of Cryptocurrency

What Are the Risks? As of 2019, the total dollar-denominated value of Bitcoin, the largest cryptocurrency, in circulation is $64.3 billion, with the total market value of all traded cryptocurrencies reaching nearly $134 billion. Approximately $1.1 billion in cryptocurrency was stolen in the first half of 2018, about a year after Bitcoin’s value started to […]

Tom Meehan and FaceApp

FaceApp Isn’t the Privacy Threat We Should Worry About

(This article originally appeared in Loss Prevention Magazine) Recently in the news you probably saw, read, or heard something about FaceApp—a mobile application that takes a picture and uses artificial intelligence to change the age, hair color, facial structure, and other facial attributes. There has been a high degree of scrutiny around the app and […]