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Russian hackers 'target' presidential candidate Macron

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 25/04/2017 - 3:07pm
High-tech techniques were used to trick staff into handing over login names, say experts
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Court grants Lauri Love appeal against extradition

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 25/04/2017 - 2:25pm
Alleged hacker’s appeal court hearing will be the first major test of the UK’s forum bar, designed to protect vulnerable people from extradition
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Pivot3 launches Acuity hyper-converged with NVMe flash and QoS

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 25/04/2017 - 2:00pm
Acuity operating environment merges features inherited from NexGen acquisition and adds NVMe Accelerator nodes with flash as cache in front of main storage
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Teenage cyber hacker Adam Mudd jailed for global attacks

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 25/04/2017 - 1:45pm
Adam Mudd hacked gaming sites including Xbox Live and Runescape to earn money, a court hears.
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Marissa Mayer to make $184m from Yahoo's sale to Verizon

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 25/04/2017 - 1:31pm
Yahoo's chief executive will be paid $184m from the sale of the company to Verizon.
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MigSolv offers SME colocation clients way-in to public sector deals through Janet network

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 25/04/2017 - 1:00pm
Norwich-based colocation provider embarks on technology tie-up with Janet's commercial arm to ensure clients have direct access to education sector network
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UK trade department in New York to promote fintech firms

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 25/04/2017 - 12:23pm
Group of financial technology firms taken to New York to show off their knowledge of regulatory compliance software
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Google driverless cars free to public in Phoenix

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 25/04/2017 - 12:08pm
Hundreds of people are being invited to test out Google's robot car service in Phoenix for free.
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ABB and IBM to integrate Watson AI into industrial machinery

IT PRO - News - Tue, 25/04/2017 - 11:58am
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The partnership builds on IBM's commitment to spend £2 billion on the IoT industry

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Huddle needs $5m equity injection or to find a buyer, as investment declaration deadline looms

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 25/04/2017 - 11:45am
Companies House documents reveal Huddle needs to raise $5m or more by the end of April or find a buyer to meet its financial obligations for the next 12 months
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Jimmy Wales launches Wikipedia-style news site to fight fake news

IT PRO - News - Tue, 25/04/2017 - 11:08am
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Wikitribune will use a combination of paid journalists and community volunteers

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Professional Overwatch player quits after racist rant

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 25/04/2017 - 11:03am
Matt "Dellor" Vaughn is sacked by Toronto eSports after footage of a racist rant was posted on YouTube.
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City University London launches undergraduate data science course after postgraduate success

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 25/04/2017 - 11:01am
Following the success of its postgraduate data science course, London university launches undergraduate programme
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The ex-train station turned world's largest tech incubator

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 25/04/2017 - 10:51am
A former railway station in Paris is being turned into the largest incubator for tech start-ups.
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Ted 2017: I won first match with Deep Blue, says Kasparov

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 25/04/2017 - 10:24am
Garry Kasparov gives his views of the future relationship between humans and machines, at the Ted conference.
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Storm clouds gather for US-EU Privacy Shield data deal

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 25/04/2017 - 10:15am
The European Parliament justice committee launches unprecedented criticism of Privacy Shield, while the Irish Court mulls future of binding corporate contracts
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Security Think Tank: How to maximise the value of red team exercises

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 25/04/2017 - 9:45am
How can organisations use red teaming to identify security gaps?
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FaceApp sorry for 'racist' filter that lightens skin to make users 'hot'

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 25/04/2017 - 9:24am
The makers of a face-morphing app have apologised after users said the "hot" filter lightened their skin.
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Ted 2017: Frugal scientist offers malaria tools

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 25/04/2017 - 9:09am
A toy-inspired device for malaria detection that costs 20 cents is shown off at the Ted conference
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Are flying cars the future?

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 25/04/2017 - 8:01am
A first glimpse of the flying car backed by Google co-founder
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