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Now you can use a key to get into your Google account

There's an increasing recognition that passwords alone are not going be an adequate form of online security in the future. Two-factor authentication can vastly improve security, by simply introducing ...

21 hours ago from Gizmag

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Chinese authorities accused of 'malicious attack' on iCloud service during launch of iPhone 6

Hackers in China launched a massive attack on Apple's iCloud storage service last Friday on the day that the iPhone 6 went on sale in the country, according to a report by cyber security and ...

Tue 21 Oct 14 from The Independent

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Survey: Harassment a common part of online life

A new study confirms what many Internet users know all too well: Harassment is a common part of online life.

36 minutes ago from Phys.org

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In the mood: Songza now baked in to Google Play Music

Google snapped up sassy music streaming service Songza over the summer        

21 hours ago from USA today

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Pandora Now Offers Audience Data To Musicians

 Pandora just announced something called the Artist Marketing Platform, offering a variety of listener data to everyone whose music is played on the Internet radio service. In the release ...

36 minutes ago from TechCrunch

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Apple issues security warning for iCloud

Apple has posted a new security warning for users of its iCloud online storage service amid reports of a concerted effort to steal passwords and other data from people who use the popular service ...

8 hours ago from Phys.org

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Japanese man jailed for two years for creating 3D printed guns

A 28-year-old man in Japan has been sentenced to two years in prison for using a 3D printer to construct functional guns in what is thought to be the first case of its kind.

Tue 21 Oct 14 from The Independent

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Spotify is finally going to let your friends and family use your premium subscription

Spotify Family is coming worldwide, a new subscription package that lets you and up to five others share your premium account for around $5 each (UK price TBC).

Mon 20 Oct 14 from The Independent

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The 2011 English summer riots: Courts accused of 'collective hysteria'

A review of sentencing following the 2011 English riots has shown that sentences were much harsher than realised at first.

1 hours ago from Phys.org

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Unhealthy brands using Facebook to target young people

World-first research by the University of Sydney reveals that junk food brands are engaging with young Facebook users to promote unhealthy foods which can contribute to obesity and lifestyle ...

5 hours ago from Medical Xpress

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