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Players probe Elite game space mystery

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 22/07/2016 - 5:01pm
Elite Dangerous gamers are working feverishly to decipher a puzzle uncovered by one player of the space simulation.
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Tech firms tackle IoT security with management protocol

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 22/07/2016 - 4:30pm
A group of tech firms have joined forces to develop a management protocol for IoT devices that could pave the way to an open, interoperable standard to address security and privacy risks
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Security experts uncover Tinder porn site spam scheme

IT PRO - News - Fri, 22/07/2016 - 3:59pm
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Chatbots use verification offers to lure in victims

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US copyright law faces legal challenge

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 22/07/2016 - 3:08pm
Digital rights group the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) attempts to overturn parts of US copyright law which, it says, are unconstitutional.
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Snowden designs phone case to spot hack attacks

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 22/07/2016 - 2:31pm
A smartphone case that tells its owner when their phone has been hacked is being designed by whistleblower Edward Snowden.
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R.I.P. VHS

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 22/07/2016 - 1:16pm
VHS has come unspooled. It's been taped over. The screen has filled with static, then gone blank.
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US man jailed over bitcoin fraud scheme

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 22/07/2016 - 12:47pm
A Texan man has been sentenced to 18 months in jail for running a fraudulent Ponzi-style scheme based around the Bitcoin virtual currency.
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Jihadists’ digital tools revealed

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 22/07/2016 - 12:15pm
A report by dark web intelligence firm Flashpoint reveals how jihadist groups use common security and other tools to hide their digital communications from national security forces
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Mobile apps drive banking "revolution"

IT PRO - News - Fri, 22/07/2016 - 11:49am
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Brits are checking their balances via mobile apps 7,610 times a minute

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Apple and Microsoft top list of 100 most cherished companies

IT PRO - News - Fri, 22/07/2016 - 11:22am
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iPhone maker viewed as innovative, consistent and trustworthy

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VMworld Europe User Awards 2016 open for entries

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 22/07/2016 - 11:00am
The VMworld Europe User Awards 2016 are now open for entries until 5 September. Read the criteria and find out how to submit your nomination here
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Training for Google Apps helps new users get to grips

IT PRO - News - Fri, 22/07/2016 - 10:46am
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Google unveils new training resource for Apps for businesses

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Privacy Shield gets green light – for now

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 22/07/2016 - 10:30am
Privacy Shield faces inevitable legal challenges, so organisations should prepare by considering legal and practical alternatives
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UK government needs 2,800 extra digital staff to deliver current plans

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 22/07/2016 - 10:15am
Head of the National Audit Office highlights risks from a 'digital capability' gap across Whitehall
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Start-ups bio-bean, Sup win Talent Unleashed award

IT PRO - News - Fri, 22/07/2016 - 10:03am
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Biofuel and real-life social network app win start-up award

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Pokemon Go finally launches in Japan

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 22/07/2016 - 9:43am
Nintendo's Pokemon Go is now available for players in Japan, the birthplace of the little monsters, says game developer Niantic Labs.
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Facebook completes first flight of UK internet drone

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 22/07/2016 - 9:24am
Facebook has completed the first test flight in a year-long programme for its UK-developed Aquila drone designed to enable internet connections in remote areas, using high-speed laser communications
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Pirate sites are 'affecting dance music in a bad way'

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 22/07/2016 - 5:37am
Pirate Download Stores imitate legal sites and fool people into thinking subscription fees are paid to the industry.
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Women in IT 2016: Panel session – what young women want from IT careers

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 22/07/2016 - 5:00am
In this video Sophie Deen of Bright Little Labs, Annabel Sunnucks from CA Technologies, and Elissa Morris from the Isle of Man Department of Economic Development, discussed their journey into the IT industry.
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Banking via websites in decline as mobile apps take over

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 22/07/2016 - 2:45am
The use of mobile apps to bank is growing fast and fewer people use the internet to handle their financial affairs
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