Advanced cyberspying tool dates from 2008

A highly sophisticated cyberspying tool has been used since 2008 to steal information from governments, businesses and others, security researchers said Monday.

13 hours ago from Phys.org

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Apple teams up with (RED) to fight AIDS

Apple on Monday teamed up with the (RED) campaign, founded by U2 singer Bono, to raise money to fight AIDS.

2 hours ago from Phys.org

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Samsung Galaxy S5 said not selling as well as S4

Samsung reportedly sells 40 percent fewer Galaxy S5 phones than expected during its first three months on sale, prompting a change in mobile strategy and possible management shake-up.

2 hours ago from CNET

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FAA said to be imposing strict rules on commercial drone use

The FAA's anticipated ruling is expected to impose a number of tough restrictions for operators such as requiring licenses and limiting flights to daylight hours.

40 minutes ago from CNET

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Google agrees to filter search results for banker after High Court dispute

A businessman who was wrongly accused of being a murderer, paedophile and Ku Klux Klan sympathiser by an anonymous internet troll has settled his High Court dispute with Google.

5 hours ago from The Independent

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T-Mobile adds 14 additional music streaming services to its Music Freedom plan

Music and video streaming services are more popular now than ever. Unfortunately, they’re also among the top data plan killers each month and no doubt are responsible for the majority ...

11 minutes ago from Techspot

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Redbox raising DVD rental rates by 25 percent

Redbox is raising its DVD rental prices by 25 percent beginning next week in an effort to wring more revenue from the shrinking audience that still watches movies on the discs instead of Internet ...

2 hours ago from Phys.org

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Luxury Watchmakers Obtain Court Orders For Removal Of 'Pirated' Downloadable Smartwatch Faces

Who would have thought that bootleg watch faces would become a thing? Yet that is what is occurring as smartwatches continue to make their way to consumers. The Apple Watch isn't out yet, but ...

2 hours ago from HotHardware

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Automakers aim to drive away car computer hackers

Against the team of hackers, the poor car stood no chance. Meticulously overwhelming its computer networks, the hackers showed that—given time—they would be able to pop the trunk and start the ...

7 hours ago from Phys.org

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Knightscope K5 on security patrol roams campus

A Mountain View, California-based company called Knightscope designs and builds 5-feet, 300-pound security guards called K5, but anyone scanning last week's headlines has already heard about ...

3 hours ago from Phys.org

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