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Driverless car review launched by UK government - BBC News

February 10, 2015 - 6:10pm

BBC News

Driverless car review launched by UK government
BBC News
Changes to the Highway Code and the MOT test will be necessary to accommodate driverless cars on the roads of the UK, a Department of Transport report has revealed. The government wants the UK to become a world leader in driverless technology.
Britain gives go-ahead to test driverless cars on roadsReuters
This is the Lutz pod, the UK's first driverless carTelegraph.co.uk
Are driverless cars the future of travel? The key questionsChannel 4 News
Belfast Telegraph -The Guardian -Metro
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Google I/O slated for late May in San Francisco - PCWorld

February 10, 2015 - 4:35pm

TechSpot

Google I/O slated for late May in San Francisco
PCWorld
Google I/O, the company's annual extravaganza for new products and third party developer tools, will be held May 28 and 29 at the Moscow Center in San Francisco. Sundar Pichai, Google's senior vice president of products, will kick off the event, Google said ...
Google I/O Set for May 28-29 in SFPC Magazine
Google I/O 2015 dates announced: May 28-May 29, registration opens March 17VentureBeat
Google sets date and registration for I/O conferenceComputerworld
TechSpot -TechCrunch -SlashGear
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Tim Cook's big day: Apple hits $700 billion - USA TODAY

February 10, 2015 - 4:10pm

USA TODAY

Tim Cook's big day: Apple hits $700 billion
USA TODAY
Apple CEO Tim Cook spoke Tuesday at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference in San Francisco. The discussion was moderated by Gary D. Cohn, Goldman Sachs' president and chief. Loading… Post to Facebook. Tim Cook's big day: ...
Tim Cook: New solar farm will be Apple's 'biggest and boldest project ever'ZDNet
Tim Cook: Our Objective With Apple Watch is to Change the Way People Live ...Mac Rumors
Tim Cook Takes Victory Lap As Apple Market Value Tops $700BForbes
Financial Times -MarketWatch -Business Insider
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First Responders: KB3001652 Hangs Computers, Never Finishes Installation - Windows IT Pro

February 10, 2015 - 2:47pm

Computerworld

First Responders: KB3001652 Hangs Computers, Never Finishes Installation
Windows IT Pro
UPDATE: Microsoft has now pulled this update. Reports were fast and wide-reaching enough to cause the company to act quickly. Original article... Reports of the first problematic update for February are starting to roll in, and KB3001652 (Update for Microsoft ...
Microsoft fixes a serious 15-year-old bugWPTZ The Champlain Valley

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Microsoft fixes IE memory problems - PCWorld

February 10, 2015 - 2:42pm

ZDNet

Microsoft fixes IE memory problems
PCWorld
Internet Explorer is getting major repairs, as Microsoft has issued 41 patches to fix memory vulnerabilities in its browser. The Internet Explorer patches are part of the company's monthly “Patch Tuesday” routine release of security and bug fixes for its software ...
Microsoft's Patch Tuesday release leaves one big vulnerability unpatchedZDNet
PATCH NOW: Design flaw in Windows security allows hackers to own corporate ...The Register
Microsoft Pushes Patches for Dozens of FlawsKrebs on Security
iTWire -WinBeta -Help Net Security
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Microsoft patches bug 'used by Chinese hackers' - BBC News

February 10, 2015 - 2:20pm

BBC News

Microsoft patches bug 'used by Chinese hackers'
BBC News
Microsoft has released a patch to close a bug exploited by hackers, who targeted US military and government networks. The flaw was used to compromise Windows PCs that visited sites seeded with other malware created by the group. Popular news site ...

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Microsoft patches bug 'used by Chinese hackers' - BBC News

February 10, 2015 - 2:20pm

BBC News

Microsoft patches bug 'used by Chinese hackers'
BBC News
Microsoft has released a patch to close a bug exploited by hackers, who targeted US military and government networks. The flaw was used to compromise Windows PCs that visited sites seeded with other malware created by the group. Popular news site ...
Chinese hackers attack blue-chip groups via Forbes websiteFinancial Times
Hackers used the most insulting part of Forbes' website to distribute malwareThe Verge
Chinese hackers spied on US defense, finance firms via Forbes siteWall Street Hedge
CNBC -Bharat Press
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Cloud storage firm Box lets customers control encryption for security - Reuters

February 10, 2015 - 12:53pm

Cloud storage firm Box lets customers control encryption for security
Reuters
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Popular online storage service Box Inc will let businesses control their encryption keys, the encoding tools used to keep data safe, aiding some heavily regulated industries and others who fear hacking attacks or government ...

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File storage service Rapidshare to shutter in wake of legal woes - PCWorld

February 10, 2015 - 12:20pm

Techworm

File storage service Rapidshare to shutter in wake of legal woes
PCWorld
After years of legal trouble, the once-popular online file storage and sharing company Rapidshare is closing up shop. In a message posted to its website Tuesday, Rapidshare said it will stop active service on March 31. “We strongly recommend all customers ...
File sharing site RapidShare is no moreBetaNews
RapidShare to shut down on March 31, 2015VentureBeat
RapidShare Shuts DownTechCrunch
Gigaom -Slyck
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Flipboard aims for more users with jump to the Web - CNET

February 10, 2015 - 12:19pm

USA TODAY

Flipboard aims for more users with jump to the Web
CNET
The popular news app isn't just for touchscreens anymore -- its new Web-based version makes it possible to catch up on your favorite topics from any device. by Jason Parker · @jparkerCNET; 10 February 2015 6:02 pm GMT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter.
iPad-native Flipboard goes retro, launches on desktopsUSA TODAY
How Flipboard Found Itself On The Web By Letting Go Of Its PastFast Company
Flipboard launches a full web version with design cues from Medium and PinterestVentureBeat
Wired -Engadget -TechCrunch
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RapidShare Shuts Down - TechCrunch

February 10, 2015 - 12:03pm

RapidShare Shuts Down
TechCrunch
RapidShare, one of the first file hosting services on the Internet, is shutting down next month. After March 31, all of its user accounts and data will be deleted. The Switzerland-based service went online in 2002 and saw hundreds of millions of monthly visitors ...

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'Newsweek' Twitter account compromised - USA TODAY

February 10, 2015 - 11:33am

USA TODAY

'Newsweek' Twitter account compromised
USA TODAY
The Twitter account for Newsweek appears to have been compromised by hackers supporting ISIS, and included a threat sent to First Lady Michelle Obama. The profile and banner photos have been swapped out by a. Loading… Post to Facebook.
Hackers Pledging Allegiance To ISIS Take Over Newsweek's Twitter Account ...CBS Local
Newsweek Twitter Account Hacked By 'Cyber Caliphate'Huffington Post
FBI investigating Newsweek Twitter hack that threatened Obamas: White HouseSydney Morning Herald
CNN -Reuters
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Bethesda Announces an E3 Press Conference - Gamespresso

February 10, 2015 - 11:11am

Gamespresso

Bethesda Announces an E3 Press Conference
Gamespresso
This year's E3 is adding one more seat at the big kids table. Joining Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo, EA, and Ubisoft, Bethesda Softworks has announced they too will hold an E3 press conference. Scheduled for June 14th, just five days after the publisher's ...

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Bethesda Announces an E3 Press Conference - Gamespresso

February 10, 2015 - 11:11am

Gamespresso

Bethesda Announces an E3 Press Conference
Gamespresso
This year's E3 is adding one more seat at the big kids table. Joining Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo, EA, and Ubisoft, Bethesda Softworks has announced they too will hold an E3 press conference. Scheduled for June 14th, just five days after the publisher's ...
Bethesda announces first-ever E3 press conferenceGematsu
Bethesda to hold its first E3 news conference this yearPolygon
Bethesda Holding Its First Ever Press E3 ConferenceGame Revolution
WhatCulture -Game Debate -GamingBolt
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Box launches new service for security-conscious enterprises - PCWorld

February 10, 2015 - 11:10am

Box launches new service for security-conscious enterprises
PCWorld
Few would deny the appeal of the cloud for enterprise file storage and sharing, but for some organizations—particularly those in heavily regulated industries—security concerns can outweigh those potential benefits. Enter Box Enterprise Key Management ...

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Box launches new service for security-conscious enterprises - PCWorld

February 10, 2015 - 11:10am

TechCrunch

Box launches new service for security-conscious enterprises
PCWorld
Few would deny the appeal of the cloud for enterprise file storage and sharing, but for some organizations—particularly those in heavily regulated industries—security concerns can outweigh those potential benefits. Enter Box Enterprise Key Management ...
Box adds enterprise key management to overcome last hurdle to the cloudComputerworld
Box hands cloud encryption keys over to its customersArs Technica
Cloud storage firm Box lets customers control encryption for securityReuters
Forbes -The Verge -TechCrunch
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Samsung says its eavesdropping TV works like Siri - CNNMoney

February 10, 2015 - 11:06am

ABC News

Samsung says its eavesdropping TV works like Siri
CNNMoney
Samsung clarified its creepy privacy statement about its eavesdropping SmartTV Tuesday, telling customers that there's really nothing to worry about. The company said its privacy policy had been misinterpreted. Samsung (SSNLF) says its voice recognition ...
You can stop whispering: Your Samsung Smart TV isn't spying on youDigital Trends
Samsung Denies Smart TV SnoopingTom's Guide
Samsung promises its smart TVs aren't listening to your private conversations ...BGR
Nasdaq -UPTOWN Magazine -Otago Daily Times
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New DisplayPort 1.4a Standard Points to 8K Notebook and All-in-One Desktop ... - Mac Rumors

February 10, 2015 - 11:00am

Mac Rumors

New DisplayPort 1.4a Standard Points to 8K Notebook and All-in-One Desktop ...
Mac Rumors
The Video Electronics Standard Association (VESA) yesterday announced a new Embedded DisplayPort Standard, version 1.4a, that the association claims "enables a higher video data transfer rate for increased panel resolution, greater color depth and ...

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Researcher Tries to Get Ahead of CFAA Changes, Dumps 10M Sanitized ... - Threatpost

February 10, 2015 - 10:41am

Threatpost

Researcher Tries to Get Ahead of CFAA Changes, Dumps 10M Sanitized ...
Threatpost
The Obama administration's proposed changes to Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA) have security researchers on edge. The amendments, spurred on by 2014's seemingly never-ending stream of data breaches, contain vagaries in their language that ...

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Anonymous: We've taken down 800 ISIS Twitter accounts - CNNMoney

February 10, 2015 - 9:31am

CNNMoney

Anonymous: We've taken down 800 ISIS Twitter accounts
CNNMoney
anonymous isis hacked The hacking group Anonymous is working to shut down Twitter and Facebook accounts that are associated with the terrorist organization ISIS. Anonymous appears to be delivering on its promise to take down terrorist group ISIS on the ...
Anonymous closes down Islamic State Twitter accountsInquirer
'Isil is a virus, we are the cure': Hackers say they've taken down 100 Isil Twitter ...Telegraph.co.uk
Anonymous takes on ISIS over Twitter, FacebookThe Hill
Times of India -Daily Mail -BizTek Mojo
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