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1 hr ago | KFVS12

New Nigerian email attacks can take control of your computer

Internet security firm Palo Alto Networks has identified a new campaign of cyber-treachery originating from the borders of Nigeria , the notorious source of a billion countless malicious emails attempting to trick people into giving up their money over the years.


Related Topix: Palo Alto Networks

6 hrs ago |

Facebook 2Q earnings, revenue soar

Facebook is on a roll. The world's largest online social network posted sharply higher earnings on Wednesday as revenue from mobile advertising continued to grow, and more people used it, more often.


Related Topix: Facebook, Social Software, Mobile Marketing

6 hrs ago |

AT&T: Cheaper wireless plans cut into profit

AT&T on Wednesday posted lower net income for the latest quarter due to cheaper cellphone plans it introduced as a response to aggressive pricing from smaller competitor T-Mobile.


Related Topix: AT&T, Cable & Satellite, Telecom, Versant, ATT, Cellphones, T-Mobile, Dedham, MA

9 hrs ago | Lake Country Sun

Adele's 1-year-old son wins British paparazzi lawsuit

Adele's 1-year-old son, Angelo Adkins, won five figures in a privacy case against a photo agency that published photos of the lad's "milestone moments," according to multiple reports.


Related Topix: Dance, Adele, Pop/Rock, Publishing, Media, IGN Entertainment, News Corporation, Century Media Records, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, FOX News Network, Music

10 hrs ago |

#ShareTheWealth -- New social networks pay influential users

In this photo taken Wednesday, July 16, 2014, Gerry Kelly, founder of clothing brand Sonas Denim and a Bubblews user, poses near his home in San Francisco.


Related Topix: Facebook, Social Software, Marketing

10 hrs ago | Messenger Newspapers

Man fined for swallowing goldfish

Two men will appear in court accused of eating two goldfish alive, after being charged under the Animal Welfare Act A man who downed two goldfish as part of a Neknomination dare before regurgitating them has been fined by magistrates.


Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Suffolk County, England, Facebook

13 hrs ago | PC World

Google has to face U.S. privacy suit over new user data policy

After evaluating each claim of each sub-class in the suit, Magistrate Judge Paul S. Grewal has allowed two claims of the "Android Application Disclosure Subclass," which includes all persons and entities in the U.S. that acquired an Android-powered device between Aug. 19, 2004 and the present, and downloaded at least one Android application through ... (more)


Related Topix: Google, Privacy

14 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

US stock futures rise as earnings reports roll in

KEEPING SCORE: Dow Jones industrial average futures rose 11 points, or 0.1 percent, to 17,044 as of 8:21 a.m. Eastern time.


Related Topix: Apple

17 hrs ago |

Mexico's 'circus wars' intensify

Mexico's "circus wars" are heating up, with a growing movement to ban circus animals meeting rising anger from circus workers.


Related Topix: Mexico, North America, World News, Social Software, Facebook

21 hrs ago | WWLP

Thieves got into 1K StubHub accounts

Cyber thieves got into more than 1,000 StubHub customers' accounts and fraudulently bought tickets for events through the online ticket reseller, a law enforcement official and the company said Tuesday.


Related Topix: StubHub, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Dyno: Medical foster needed until July 31 for CIRD dog at high-kill shelter

According to Facebook: Greenville County Pet Rescue , this beauty is running out of time at the high-kill upstate shelter.


Related Topix: Greenville County, SC, Facebook, Greenville, SC


Dark Mail: Email that hides from the NSA

You can run from NSA surveillance -- but you can't hide. One way or another, the U.S. government will be able to snoop on your personal conversations.


Related Topix: Google

Apple's fiscal 3Q earnings top analyst forecasts

The latest evidence of Apple's mounting momentum emerged Tuesday with the release of the company's fiscal third-quarter report.


Related Topix: iPhone, Apple, Science / Technology, Ipad, Computers, Santa Clara County, CA, Cupertino, CA


Microsoft weighed down by ailing Nokia

Microsoft said Tuesday that Nokia's devices and services business, which Microsoft acquired April 25, lost a stunning $692 million between that date and June 30, the end of the company's most recent quarter.


Related Topix: Microsoft


Virtru launches business email encryption service for Google Apps

Email encryption startup Virtru has launched a version of its service for businesses using Google Apps, a market segment that the company thinks is showing increased interest in secure communications.


Related Topix: Google, Emerging Technology, Widevine Technologies, Search Engines


Fund managers unconvinced by Apple rebound

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO - Apple, once a can't-miss stock, is finding it tough to persuade portfolio managers to come back into the fold.


Related Topix: Apple, Financial Markets, Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, Cohen Group, Consulting, iPod touch App, Netflix, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App

Express India

'Apple Inc asks suppliers to produce up to 80 mn large-screen iPhone 6s'

Both iPhone 6 screens will be larger than the 4.0-inch panels on Apple's existing iPhone 5S and 5C models.


Related Topix: iPhone, Apple

Mon Jul 21, 2014

KFYR-AM Bismarck

Jay Carney, Spokeskid for Apple?

RUSH:I wouldn't worry about this Jay Carney thing. PR at Apple has always been an invisible thing.


Related Topix: Apple, Steve Jobs


Hillary Clinton would consider backing bid to limit money in politics

"That would prevent the abuse of our political system by excessive amounts of money if there is no other way to deal with the Citizen's United decision."


Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Facebook

Yahoo buying startup Flurry for more than $300 million

Yahoo is paying more than $300 million for the San Francisco-based startup, according to people with knowledge of the matter, who asked not to be identified because the talks were private.


Related Topix: Yahoo!, Canaan Partners, Dapper, Citizen Sports, Bessemer Venture Partners, Koprol


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