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LAST_UPDATEThu, 19 Jul 2018 5pm

North Korea Is Using Microsoft, Apple, Samsung Tech In Cyberattacks

US tech has fans in Pyongyang thanks to sanctions loopholes, according to a new report.

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Cambridge Analytica Boss Spars With MPs

The former chief of scandal-hit Cambridge Analytica has refused to answer questions about the full extent of its use of Facebook-sourced data.

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Apple Suddenly Makes iPhones $300 Cheaper

Ming-Chi Kuo is back. The world’s most acclaimed Apple AAPL +0.78% insider has returned with explosive news on Apple’s pricing plans for its all-new iPhone line-up…

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Alphabet Rejects Demand To Link Executive Pay To Diversity

Proposals by shareholders and a group of Google staffers to tie executive pay to diversity goals and conduct studies on gender pay gap have been rejected by Alphabet, Google’s parent company.

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Lawmakers Press Facebook Over Chinese Data Sharing

WASHINGTON - Two key U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday rebuked Facebook Inc for not being more transparent over its data sharing after the social media company said it had collaborated with at least four Chinese companies, including a smartphone maker that has raised U.S. security concerns.

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WhatsApp Founders May Have Left $1.3 Billion Behind In Their Facebook Breakup

WhatsApp founders Jan Koum and Brian Acton reportedly left $1.3 billion behind by leaving Facebook.

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iOS 12 Connects AirPods To Apple's Built-In Hearing Aid App

Pic: AppleiOS 12 will apparently have a lot more more to offer other than what was announced on stage at Apple's annual developers conference.

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Microsoft Launches Program For Women Returning To Work

Pic: ReutersSAN FRANCISCO: Microsoft Corp is stepping up its hiring of women seeking to rejoin the workforce, following a rash of complaints about sexual harassment and gender discrimination at the world’s largest software company.

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Addicted To Your iPhone? Apple Screen Time Will Tell You

Apple today unveiled new features coming in that are intended to protect its users' digital wellbeing.

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John Mcafee Vows To 'Serve The Crypto Community' When He Runs For President In 2020

Cybersecurity guru and cryptocurrency enthusiast John McAfee has announced plans to run for the US presidency in 2020 as part of a broader agenda to “best serve the crypto community.”

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