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Android Porn App Takes Your Photo, Demands $500 Ransom

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You mom was right about looking at porn. OK, it might not lead to hair on your palms but it could very well lead to you being hundreds of dollars poorer, phone-less and embarrassed. According to security experts at Zscaler, ...

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End Of The Affair For Ashley Madison CEO

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The CEO (chief executive officer) of Avid Life Media, the parent company of Ashley Madison, a dating site for individuals seeking extra-marital affairs, officially resigned yesterday following the now famous hack and exposure of the personal data of literally millions ...

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Hackers Dump Data From Ashley Madison Cheating Site

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According to various tech sites, yesterday hackers now known as The Impact Team dumped a massive amount of online personal data from over one million users of the infidelity website AshleyMadison.com. This is reportedly the most recent cyber attack that ...

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Google Must Respond To Charges By August 31

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According to a source at Reuters, the world’s most popular Internet search engine, Google Inc., was granted an additional two weeks to respond to charges filed by the European Union (EU) that Google is abusing in “market power” in numerous ...

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Google, Facebook And Twitter Fight Child Porn

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The British-based group The Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) has announced yesterday that Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and Yahoo have all consented to utilize a system to both identify and block child pornography. According to an official statement, the new system ...

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About 4.2 Billion People Worldwide Still Have No Internet Access

Mobile broadband is seen as the savior, but barriers such as a lack of network coverage and content in local languages have to be overcome. / Flickr

About 4.2 Billion People Worldwide Still Have No Internet Access. The number of people using the Internet is growing at a steady rate, but 4.2 billion out of 7.4 billion will still be offline by the end of 2015. Overall, ...

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Basis Peak: A Fascinating Alternative To The Apple Watch

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For all of the media spectacle surrounding last week’s first deliveries of the Apple Watch, the fact remains that Cupertino’s smartwatch will affect relatively few people, particularly in the short term. With Apple Watch starting at a pricey $350 and ...

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Apple Inc. Bans 3rd Party Device Accessory Leakers

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Apple Inc. apparently demands its third-party accessory makers sign agreements to make sure they won’t dig up information on new Apple devices or face losing out on “future business opportunities” with Apple, according to reports. Unnamed sources confirmed the agreements ...

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