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Friday, Aug 4, 2017 at 08:33 PM PDT

Judge Sets $30K Bail for Hacker Who Helped Stop Cyberattack

Judge Sets $30K Bail for Hacker Who Helped Stop Cyberattack

A Las Vegas federal judge set bail of $30,000 on Friday for a celebrated young British cybersecurity researcher accused by U.S. prosecutors of creating and distributing malicious software designed to steal...

Wednesday, Aug 2, 2017 at 03:49 AM PDT

Email Prankster Says He Duped White House Officials

Email Prankster Says He Duped White House Officials

An online prankster showed emails to CNN alleging that he was able to trick top White House officials into thinking they were chatting with other members of the administration, NBC News reported. The U.K.-based...

Monday, Jul 31, 2017 at 11:43 AM PDT

Watchdog Group to File Complaint Against Google

Watchdog Group to File Complaint Against Google

A watchdog group on Monday is expected to file a legal complaint against Google for gathering customers' credit and debit card information.

Saturday, Jul 29, 2017 at 04:59 PM PDT

Companies Say Apple Removed Their Privacy Apps From China

Companies Say Apple Removed Their Privacy Apps From China

China appears to have succeeded in eliminating software programs that enable its people to view an uncensored internet. Companies that let people avoid the government filters said Saturday that their programs...

Saturday, Jul 29, 2017 at 09:02 PM PDT

Why Twitter Won't Ban President Donald Trump

Why Twitter Won't Ban President Donald Trump

Twitter has made it clear that it won't ban Donald Trump from its service, whether the president follows its rules against harassment or not. That's no surprise: The president's tweets draw attention to the...

Friday, Jul 28, 2017 at 11:32 PM PDT

Tesla Delivers Long-Awaited Model 3s to First Buyers

Tesla Delivers Long-Awaited Model 3s to First Buyers

For Tesla, everything is riding on the Model 3. The electric car company's newest vehicle went to its first 30 customers Friday evening. Its $35,000 starting price — half the cost of Tesla's previous models...

Thursday, Jul 27, 2017 at 10:27 PM PDT

Judge Hears Terror Lawsuit Against Social Media Giants

Judge Hears Terror Lawsuit Against Social Media Giants

The family of a young woman killed in a Paris terror attack two years ago is accusing social media of helping fuel such attacks in what could be a groundbreaking lawsuit.

Thursday, Jul 27, 2017 at 05:30 PM PDT

Apple Kills iPod Nano, iPod Shuffle as Music Moves to Phones

Apple Kills iPod Nano, iPod Shuffle as Music Moves to Phones

The iPod Nano and iPod Shuffle have played their final notes for Apple. The company discontinued sales of the two music players Thursday in a move reflecting the waning popularity of the devices in an era...

Thursday, Jul 27, 2017 at 04:28 PM PDT

Apple Ordered to Pay $506M in Wisconsin Patent Infringement

Apple Ordered to Pay $506M in Wisconsin Patent Infringement

A judge has ordered computer-maker Apple Inc. to pay more than $506 million in a patent infringement case brought by the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation after the two sides agreed on final damages.

Thursday, Jul 27, 2017 at 04:28 PM PDT

Twitter Reports 2Q Loss; User Base Unchanged From 1Q

Twitter Reports 2Q Loss; User Base Unchanged From 1Q

Twitter Inc. on Thursday reported a loss of $116.5 million in its second quarter.

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