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Ransomware outbreak worse than WannaCry is affecting computers worldwide

A new ransomware outbreak is causing mayhem around the world, compromising banks, airports, energy suppliers, and even shutting down automated radiation sensors at the Chernobyl nuclear ...

19 hours ago from Gizmag

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Canada says court order to pull Google results applies worldwide

In 2012, Canadian manufacturer Equustek asked Google to remove search results relating to a court case against Datalink, a distributor of the former company's network devices. ...

2 hours ago from Engadget

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Companies struggle to recover after massive cyberattack with ransom demands

Systems as far afield as Asia were hit, but the epicenter of the outbreak was in Ukraine.

3 hours ago from The Washington Post

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Facebook reaches 2 billion monthly users

'It's an honor to be on this journey with you'

Tue 27 Jun 17 from The Independent

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Here's what you need to know about the Google E.U. fine

European regulators fined Google a record $2.7 billion for what they called unfair search practices.

Tue 27 Jun 17 from The Washington Post

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Cyberattack blocks Maersk terminals, new orders

Danish shipping mammoth Maersk said Wednesday it had shut down some of its computer systems after a global cyberattack disrupted operations at its terminals and hindered it from taking new orders.

7 hours ago from Phys.org

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PornHub now has videos that synchronize with connected sex toys

If Joseph Gordon Levitt in the movie Don Jon taught me anything about how men watch porn, its that some people are willing to put a whole lot of effort in to find the perfect clip ...

46 minutes ago from The Verge

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Facebook now deleting 66K posts a week in anti-hate campaign

Facebook is deleting about 66,000 posts a week as the social media giant cracks down on what it considers to be hate speech.

Tue 27 Jun 17 from Phys.org

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Lawsuit claims Uber discriminates against people with disabilities

Uber launched a couple of new programs back in 2014 to serve people who use wheelchairs. UberAssist is a way to hail an UberX driver trained in accessibility and whose car can accommodate ...

1 hours ago from Engadget

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Google News updated with Material Design, adds fact checking

If you visit Google News regularly, you might have noticed a few changes. Google has updated its popular news aggregation website to be more in line with its Material Design language. The new ...

46 minutes ago from Techspot

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