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India biggest victim of Ramnit bug: Symantec - Business Standard

February 25, 2015 - 7:13am

India biggest victim of Ramnit bug: Symantec
Business Standard
India has been the biggest victim of Ramnit, a malware that has infected 3.2 million computers globally and defrauded many others, security software firm Symantec said. At present, cyber criminals are using Ramnit to mainly focus on information-stealing ...

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The 10 highest rated companies for internships in 2015 - Mashable

February 25, 2015 - 7:03am

Mashable

The 10 highest rated companies for internships in 2015
Mashable
But the competition will be stiff, especially if you're applying to Facebook, whose internships are rated the highest for the second year in a row, according to careers website Glassdoor. (What's the secret, Zuckerberg?) See also: What $1,500 in Rent Gets You ...
The 25 Best Companies For InternsFast Company
The Top-Rated Internships For 2015Forbes
25 companies with the happiest internsMarketWatch
CBS News -CNBC -SiliconBeat
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Google offers 'INFINITY MILLION DOLLARS' for bugs in Chrome - The Register

February 25, 2015 - 6:48am

The Register

Google offers 'INFINITY MILLION DOLLARS' for bugs in Chrome
The Register
Google is vastly expanding its popular annual Pwnium hack fest, by allowing hackers to vie try for limitless amounts of cash every day of the year. The contest was previously held once a year at the CanSecWest conference in Canada, with millions in cash on ...
Google now rewards Chrome bug hunters all year roundEngadget
Google scraps annual Pwnium bug-hunting contestInfoWorld
Google ditches Pwnium hacking contest in favour of year-round prize of 'infinity ...ZDNet
ITProPortal -Opptrends -Businessinsider India
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Millions of Used Cars Knowingly Sold with Unfixed Recall Flaws - Modern Readers

February 25, 2015 - 6:27am

Modern Readers

Millions of Used Cars Knowingly Sold with Unfixed Recall Flaws
Modern Readers
The American used-car market has been dealt a hammer-blow today following reports that millions of pre-owned vehicles are being sold without potentially lethal safety defects first being addressed. In the wake of a year that saw more vehicles being recalled ...
Used cars often sold with unfixed defects, despite recallsJefferson City News Tribune
In U.S., used cars often sold without repairs despite recallsThe Denver Post
Used car? Beware of unfixed recallsColumbus Dispatch
Omaha World-Herald
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EU police operation takes down malicious computer network - Washington Post

February 25, 2015 - 6:14am

Kansas City Star

EU police operation takes down malicious computer network
Washington Post
THE HAGUE, Netherlands — European police have taken down a computer network that used malicious software to infect more than 3 million computers worldwide and steal personal data, banking details and passwords. European Union police coordination ...
European Cyber Police Try To Shut Down Ramnit Botnet That Infected 3 MillionForbes
Cyber sleuths break back of Ramnit botnetHindu Business Line
European police bust cybercrime ring that hacked 3.2 million computersThe Globe and Mail

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Aston's 800bhp supercar heads for Geneva - Car and Van News

February 25, 2015 - 4:28am

Car and Van News

Aston's 800bhp supercar heads for Geneva
Car and Van News
Aston Martin will display a track-only supercar at the Geneva Motor Show next week. The Vulcan is powered by a 7-litre V12 engine with 800bhp on tap. Constructed entirely from carbon fibre, the Vulcan (the name apparently comes from the fact that Aston ...

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Reddit Bans Nude Photos Posted Without Consent - Huffington Post

February 25, 2015 - 3:23am

Reddit Bans Nude Photos Posted Without Consent
Huffington Post
Reddit officially banned naked photos posted without permission on Wednesday, months after a nude celebrity photo scandal had critics pointing fingers at the site's privacy policy. Reddit executives issued a short statement alluding to its failure last year to ...

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Yo gets reinvented into a true notifications app for 150 sources - Engadget

February 25, 2015 - 3:05am

Engadget

Yo gets reinvented into a true notifications app for 150 sources
Engadget
If you downloaded Yo last year, chances are it's now collecting dust in one of your app folders -- after all, how many times can you send the word "yo" to a friend before it becomes annoying? Now, its developers are attempting to entice people to use it again ...

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Digital Security Company Confirms US Tried to Get SIM Encryption Codes - New York Times

February 25, 2015 - 2:08am

The Register

Digital Security Company Confirms US Tried to Get SIM Encryption Codes
New York Times
LONDON — Gemalto, a French-Dutch digital security company, confirmed on Wednesday that American and British intelligence agencies had hacked into the company's networks in an attempt to gain access to worldwide mobile phone communications.
Gemalto Says Hack Didn't Result in Massive Theft of SIM-Card KeysWall Street Journal
Gemalto denies 'massive' SIM breach, says 3G and 4G networks unaffectedThe Verge
Gemalto: Spooks popped our LANs, not SIM keysThe Register
Bloomberg -I4U News -Reuters Canada
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Apple's Siri to add support for Indian English - Digit

February 24, 2015 - 11:43pm

Digit

Apple's Siri to add support for Indian English
Digit
Apple's voice assistant Siri will now recognize Indian English accent with the iOS 8.3 beta 2 update. By Silky MalhotraSilky Malhotra25 - Feb - 2015. Intel IoT Developer KitDive into starter guides and sample projects to help get your development environment ...

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Jury orders Apple to pay $533M for infringing gaming patents - Apple Insider

February 24, 2015 - 11:14pm

Apple Insider

Jury orders Apple to pay $533M for infringing gaming patents
Apple Insider
A U.S. federal jury in Texas ordered Apple to pay $532.9 million in damages on Tuesday after it found the company's iTunes digital media purchasing and distribution system in infringement of three patents held by licensing firm Smartflash. Illustration from ...
Apple told by jury to pay $532.9 million in patent trialLivemint
Apple ordered to pay $533 million for patent violaltionTimes of India

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Magic Leap clashes with Microsoft over augmented reality health risks - CNET

February 24, 2015 - 8:10pm

CNET

Magic Leap clashes with Microsoft over augmented reality health risks
CNET
Magic Leap CEO says Microsoft's HoloLens headset may be unsafe, but he ultimately raises more questions about the potential risks of immersing ourselves in 3D worlds. by Nick Statt · @nickstatt; 25 February 2015 1:33 am GMT. comments. 0. facebook.
Magic Leap CEO Teases 'Golden Tickets' for Its Augmented-Reality DeviceWired
Magic Leap offers details on mystery headset, blasts Microsoft HoloLensMashable
Magic Leap CEO remains cryptic in Reddit AMAGigaom
Financial Times -SMN Weekly -Forward Florida
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Aston Martin launch the Vulcan - Telegraph.co.uk

February 24, 2015 - 6:14pm

Telegraph.co.uk

Aston Martin launch the Vulcan
Telegraph.co.uk
Just four years after the first £1million Aston Martin, meet Vulcan — the two million pound Aston Martin. Rarity (only 24 will be made) and sheer performance (the thing is so fast it's not even road-legal) account for the inflation, that and the promise that owners ...
Aston Martin Vulcan Is A V-12-Powered, Limited Edition Track CarMotor Authority
Aston Martin Vulcan Brings 800-HP V-12 to GenevaAutomobile
800bhp Aston Martin Vulcan showstopper heads to GenevaAutoExpress
Top Gear -Car Throttle -Pistonheads.com
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Reddit bans nude images posted without consent - Ars Technica

February 24, 2015 - 5:55pm

Reddit bans nude images posted without consent
Ars Technica
Several months after reddit found itself at the center of a controversy involving stolen celebrity nude photos, the site has changed its policy regarding nudity. As of March 10, any photos posted without permission of those photographed will be banned.

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Android gains share, iOS falls in 2014 smartphone OS market - PCWorld

February 24, 2015 - 5:32pm

PCWorld

Android gains share, iOS falls in 2014 smartphone OS market
PCWorld
Android and iOS increased their combined share of the global mobile OS market in 2014, running on 96.3 percent of all smartphones. That's up from their 93.8 percent share in 2013, IDC said Tuesday. Android increased its share of the smartphone OS market ...

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Homeworld Remastered review: There's no place like Home(world) - PCWorld

February 24, 2015 - 5:00pm

Just Push Start

Homeworld Remastered review: There's no place like Home(world)
PCWorld
Apparently 2015 is the year the PC gets serious about the HD remake craze. Resident Evil, Grim Fandango, Homeworld—it's only February and already three of the most notorious games in history have shown up in my Steam library, spruced up and ready for ...
Homeworld Remastered Collection ReviewIGN
Homeworld Remastered puts you in command of the most stunning space ...The Verge
Homeworld Remastered launch trailer is surprisingly danceablePC Gamer

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Basically Nobody Uses Anything Other Than iPhone or Android - Fortune

February 24, 2015 - 3:00pm

Fortune

Basically Nobody Uses Anything Other Than iPhone or Android
Fortune
The smartphone competition really isn't much of a competition, it turns out. A new report from market research firm IDC says more than 96% of smartphone users own a device running either Android or Apple's iOS operating systems. Here's a chart showing ...
iOS, Android dominate smartphone market with 96% combined stakeApple Insider
IDC: Android, iOS tighten smartphone gripUSA TODAY
Latest IDC Figures Show Android Continued Dominance In Q4 And 2014 As A ...Android Headlines - Android News
Latin Post -Phys.Org -StreetInsider.com
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IBM brings location awareness to MobileFirst apps - PCWorld

February 24, 2015 - 2:47pm

Computerworld

IBM brings location awareness to MobileFirst apps
PCWorld
Enterprise apps built with IBM's MobileFirst management and development platform can now be made more aware of their surroundings. The new capabilities, included in an upcoming MobileFirst update, could give app users more information about their ...
IBM Expands Scope of MobileFirst PlatformIT Business Edge (blog)
Stock Update (NYSE:IBM): IBM Helps Enterprises Accelerate Mobile Strategies ...Jutia Group
IBM Helps Enterprises Accelerate Mobile Strategies with the New IBM ...MarketWatch

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GTA V for PC Delayed Again - PC Magazine

February 24, 2015 - 2:24pm

GTA V for PC Delayed Again
PC Magazine
Patiently waiting for the PC version of Grand Theft Auto V? Don't hold your breath. The game was supposed to launch on March 24, but Rockstar has announced it is pushing back the release for another month, until April 14. Meanwhile, Heists for GTA Online ...

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Reddit Cracks Down on Posting Nude Pics - New York Times

February 24, 2015 - 2:03pm

New York Times

Reddit Cracks Down on Posting Nude Pics
New York Times
NEW YORK — Social-networking and news site Reddit says it will remove photos, videos and links with explicit content if the person in the image hasn't given permission for it to be posted. The move marks a shift for the online venue, which has had a ...
Reddit cracks down on nude images, 6 months after celebrity photo hackMashable
Reddit Restricts Nude Photos After Celebrity Hacking ScandalTIME
12 Questions For Reddit On Its New Policy For Stolen Nudes And Revenge PornBuzzFeed News

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