US, European energy firms targeted by shadowy cyber espionage group, experts warn

Energy firms in North America and Europe are facing a new wave of cyber attacks that could wreak havoc on their operations, according to security expert Symantec.

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Safe to play? Off-site doctors use robots to diagnose football concussions

The nearest doctor is sometimes far from the football-loving schools of rural America, so researchers at the University of Texas Southwestern and the Mayo Clinic put a telepresence robot on the sideline.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/12/safe-to-play-off-site-doctors-use-robots-to-diagnose-football-concussions.html

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Nvidia offering ‘PC Gaming Revival’ kits to make old hardware fresh again

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Nvidia is offering a new “PC Revival Kit” bundle to customers in Latin America. If it catches on, will we see similar products selling in the US?

The post Nvidia offering ‘PC Gaming Revival’ kits to make old hardware fresh again appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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Canada's crashed immigration site caused by 'significant' traffic spike

As the results poured in on Election Day in America, so many people were evidently interested in learning about immigrating to Canada that the country’s immigration website crashed.

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Man in Tesla autopilot crash may have been watching a movie

A man believed to be the first person in America to be killed while his car was driving itself may have been watching a Harry Potter movie at the time, Reuters reports.

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Best Music Streaming Service for You

Earlier this year, members of the Recording Industry Association of America reported that music streaming services now represent their biggest source of revenue, edging ahead of digital downloads…

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Apple Pay support reported to arrive at Bank of America, Wells Fargo ATMs

Article Image Bank of America and Wells Fargo are reportedly working to bring Apple Pay compatibility to their respective ATM machines, meaning iPhone and Apple Watch owners might soon be able to complete transactions using provisioned debit cards.

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Merrill Lynch upgrades AAPL to 'Buy,' says worries factored into current price

Article Image Bank of America Merrill Lynch upgraded Apple stock from “Neutral” to “Buy” on Tuesday, with an analyst at the firm suggesting that any worries about channel or supply chain checks are already factored into share prices.

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Apple on verge of major retail push into Latin America, first stores to open in Mexico City

Article Image Apple is preparing an aggressive brick-and-mortar retail expansion into Latin America that will see new Apple Stores open across Mexico and eventually South America, to be led by two massive outlets — one a flagship — in Mexico City, according to a source familiar with the matter.

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Film Industry Claims Victory in Shutdown of Major Piracy Sites


The Motion Picture Association of America ran a victory lap after announcing the shutdown of movie and television torrent sites Popcorn Time and YTS. The shutdowns resulted from major legal wins in Canada and New Zealand. The MPAA last month obtained injunctions against the sites in those countries, effectively blocking them from further operation. Popcorn Time and YTS existed for the sole purpose of distributing stolen movies and television shows, with no compensation going to the people who created them, said MPAA Chairman Chris Dodd.

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Bank of America Merrill Lynch downgrades Apple stock to neutral on anticipated slowdowns

On Wednesday, analysts with Bank of America Merrill Lynch downgraded Apple stock to neutral and lowered a price target from $142 to $130, citing several short-term pressures on shares.

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We're letting babies as young as 6 months use smartphones: study

It’s no surprise that America is letting its young use smartphones and tablets, but a new study reveals just how young is young.

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Comcast: Soon, we'll offer America's fastest Internet

The fastest Internet speeds in America will soon be found in Atlanta, according to a Comcast blog post announcing its ultra-fast, 2-gigabits-per-second Gigabit Pro service.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/04/03/comcast-soon-well-offer-america-fastest-internet/

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Capitalizing on the Cloud


I’ve been traversing North America keynoting a series of cloud events hosted by Oracle. At every stop of the roadshow my comments regarding the opportunity to transform traditional product businesses into powerful information services via cloud-based alternatives has generated the greatest interest among enterprise decision-makers and software developers alike. This idea is especially compelling in the context of the unprecedented opportunities being created by the rapidly evolving Internet of Things marketplace.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/81775.html?rss=1

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Health insurer Anthem says database of customer, employee info hacked

Anthem, the second-largest health insurance company in America, said late Wednesday that a database containing personal information of approximately 80 million of its customers and employees had been hacked. 

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/02/05/health-insurer-anthem-says-database-customer-employee-info-hacked/

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Apple Pay launches at 200K self-service stations, including parking, laundry & vending machines

More than 200,000 self-service stations across America — including vending machines, coffee brewers, parking pay stations, kiosks and laundry equipment –?will gain compatibility with Apple Pay, thanks to support from USA Technologies Inc.



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Bank of America customers activate 1.1 million cards on Apple Pay

Apple Pay launch partner Bank of America on Thursday revealed that nearly 800,000 of its customers had signed up for Apple’s nascent mobile payments initiative, bringing 1.1 million cards to the service in the last three months.



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