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'First Apple computer' sells for $815,000

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 26/08/2016 - 5:10pm
A prototype Apple 1, a holy-grail item in electronics memorabilia, has sold for $815,000 (£618,000) in an online auction.
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ICO investigates WhatsApp-Facebook data sharing deal

IT PRO - News - Fri, 26/08/2016 - 3:57pm
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Data watchdog says it will "pull back the curtain" on how information will be shared

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Enterprises are the “ideal” target for Trident iPhone hack

IT PRO - News - Fri, 26/08/2016 - 3:21pm
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Trident malware will target your CEO, CTO, and employees

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WhatsApp and Facebook data sharing plan being investigated

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 26/08/2016 - 3:20pm
The UK's Information Commissioner (ICO) is looking into WhatsApp's decision to share more data with parent company Facebook.
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Rackspace sold to private equity house Apollo Global for $4.3bn

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 26/08/2016 - 2:56pm
After weeks of speculation about its acquisition status, Rackspace confirms definitive agreement with private equity buyer
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Ramnit Trojan targeting UK banks reactivated

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 26/08/2016 - 2:28pm
IBM X-Force researchers advise banks to use adaptive malware detection and real-time endpoint malware intelligence to counter the latest evolution of Ramnit banking malware
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Judge's 'LOL' as he jails online boaster who ducked sentence

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 26/08/2016 - 2:24pm
A man who avoided prison after being convicted of a street attack is jailed for refusing to perform unpaid work then boasting about it online.
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Meet the Premier League's first e-sports player

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 26/08/2016 - 1:53pm
The Premier League's first e-sports player - Sean "Dragonn" Allen - meets the BBC's Rory Cellan-Jones.
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Samsung Pay used for 100 million transactions

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 26/08/2016 - 12:30pm
Samsung reports that its mobile payments app, which will soon be available in the UK, has transacted 100 million payments in its first year of availability
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UK tech firms spend less, deliver more on training

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 26/08/2016 - 12:19pm
Survey shows technology firms spend 46% of the national average on learning and development per employee, but deliver an above-average number of hours’ training
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Law firms planning litigation market for GDPR

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 26/08/2016 - 12:00pm
Businesses should be preparing for the storm of litigation that is likely to be unleashed when the GDPR goes into force, warns Stewart Room of PwC Legal
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Russian MP's son convicted of hacking scheme

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 26/08/2016 - 10:55am
Russian Roman Seleznev has been found guilty in the US of running a hacking scheme that stole $169m (£131m).
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Everything you need to know about the Trident iPhone exploit

IT PRO - News - Fri, 26/08/2016 - 10:00am
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A new zero-day exploit is doing some pretty nasty things to iPhones

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EE pushes further into content delivery with Apple Music tie-up

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 26/08/2016 - 9:49am
Mobile network operator will offer six months of Apple Music free to new and upgrading customers as it expands into content provision
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Apple patches triple iOS security threat

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 26/08/2016 - 9:45am
Businesses and consumers are being urged to update their versions of Apple's iOS to fix three critical, zero-day vulnerabilities that enable attackers to spy on victims
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Exoskeleton gloves allow you to feel in VR and other news

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 26/08/2016 - 8:12am
BBC Click's Marc Cieslak looks at some of the best of the week's technology news.
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US authorities investigate cyber-attack against Ghostbusters actress Leslie Jones

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 26/08/2016 - 6:23am
The Department of Homeland Security says it's looking into a cyber-attack on Leslie Jones' website and iCloud account.
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Love to chat

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 26/08/2016 - 12:23am
As chat apps achieve colossal valuations and more keep coming onto the market, are we reaching chat saturation point?
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Android comes out victorious in failure report

IT PRO - News - Thu, 25/08/2016 - 9:44pm
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iOS had more reported faults that Android in the second quarter of this year

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GCSE results show STEM subjects are still lagging behind

IT PRO - News - Thu, 25/08/2016 - 8:34pm
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However, the tech industry is optimistic about computing's future in the UK

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