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Cyber attacks to worsen: report

Cyber attacks might be taking a toll now, but just wait: a survey of experts says things are likely to get even worse in the US over the next decade

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Smartwatches, Google Glass could be used to pirate movies

A pair of influential US film industry organizations on Wednesday put out word that movie theaters should ban smart watches

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Online dating site admits to fake profiles

A British-based online dating service admitted to US regulators Wednesday that it created fake, computer-generated profiles to lure users into upgraded memberships

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White House network hacked

The White House’s unclassified computer network was recently breached by intruders, a US official said Tuesday

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Use Twitter to find suicidal friends

A British suicide prevention charity on Wednesday launched a Twitter-scanning app designed to tip people off when their friends post potentially worrying messages

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US military to secure cyberspace

The US military is looking to flex its muscles in cyberspace as a “deterrence” to hackers eyeing American targets

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Internet tax is a bad idea

The European Union on Tuesday denounced Hungary’s plan for an Internet tax as a new threat to political freedom in the country

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China, Russia behind widespread cyber attacks

The Russian and Chinese governments are likely behind widespread cyberespionage that has hit targets in the US and elsewhere, two separate security reports said Tuesday

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Apple Pay a success: CEO

Apple CEO Tim Cook said Apple’s new mobile payment system had over 1 million activations in the first three days after it became available

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Amazon launches Fire TV Stick

Amazon on Monday unveiled a new media stick allowing users to stream content to television sets, challenging Google’s Chromecast device released last year

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