TV Revenue Drop: TV ad revenues in the US are projected to slip in 2017. According to estimates from SNL Kagan, the traditional media format will generate $21.38 billion in ad revenues this year, a decline of 6.5% from last year. However, revenues will rebound in 2018 to hit an estimated $23.43 billion, bolstered by increased ad spending from the US midterm elections as well as the Winter Olympics in South Korea.

Data Hit: Cyberattacks keep piling on to the cost of doing business in a digital world. Security firm Kaspersky Lab reports that data breaches cost enterprises in North America a per-breach average of $1.3 million so far this year, already exceeding 2016’s average of $1.2 million. At the same time, the average IT security budget for enterprises worldwide dropped to $13.7 million this year from $25.5 million in 2016.

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