Bad Rabbit ransomware: Should you be scared?

Networks in Russia and Eastern Europe have been targeted by a new strain of ransomware dubbed ‘Bad Rabbit,’ a possible variant of the ‘Petya’ malware that hit computer systems earlier this year.

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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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French court throws out Google's $1.3 billion tax bill

Alphabet Inc.’s Google won a reprieve from one of its biggest legal battles in Europe on Wednesday, when a Paris court threw out a €1.11 billion ($1.27 billion) bill that France’s tax authority has sought from the search giant for five years of back taxes.

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Huge 'Petya' ransomware attack hits Europe, sparks mass disruption

A new ransomware attack has hit organizations across Europe, sparking mass disruption, particularly in Ukraine.

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Cyber attack spreads across 74 countries; some UK hospitals crippled

Cyber attacks around the globe, hitting 74 countries across Europe and Asia and impacting the public health system in Britain, involved a leaked tool from the National Security Agency for hacking.

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Thunderbolt Display shipping delay in Europe sparks hopes of Apple refresh once again

Article Image Shipping times for Apple’s Thunderbolt Display have slipped across Europe, once again conjuring up hopes that a new model with 5K Retina display could be in the works.

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Apple, SAP, Imagine Dragons raise funds for migrant crisis relief with exclusive iTunes single

Article Image In a bid to alleviate the migrant and refugee crisis impacting Europe and the Mediterranean, rock band Imagine Dragons on Monday partnered with Apple and SAP to release a new single on iTunes, “I Was Me.”

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How small states prepare for cyber-war

With Russian tanks and rebels firmly lodged in eastern Ukraine, Eastern Europe has been on high alert for months. As Russian bombers intermittently skirt or trespass Western airspace — and a foreign submarine was reported to be hiding out in waters just off Stockholm last year — the Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania have ramped up expenditures on armored personnel carriers, mobile missile launchers and other hardware to defend their borders.


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iPhone share strong in Europe & other markets, softening in US, Kantar study suggests

Although Apple’s iPhone marketshare grew year-over-year in Europe, China, and several other parts of the world during the June quarter, it lost ground in the U.S. partly due to advances by Samsung and LG, according to a new report by Kantar Worldpanel ComTech.

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Report: Apple Is Kicking the MVNO Tires


Apple is in discussions to become a mobile virtual network operator in both Europe and the United States, where it’s already running a trial of its service, according to a media report. The MVNO idea may not advance beyond the test phase — and if it does, it likely won’t happen for some time — at least five years. Apple reportedly has been huddling with telecommunication companies for years on the MVNO play, and its interest is an “open secret” in the industry. However, Apple on Tuesday issued a denial that it has held MVNO discussions.

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hitchBOT team overwhelmed by offers of support, bot could be rebuilt

hitchBOT had been doing so well, making its way across Europe, Canada, and the U.S., bringing a cheery smile to folks as it passed through numerous cities and towns.

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Rumor: Apple considering becoming a carrier, leasing network from existing wireless providers

Apple is allegedly in talks with wireless providers in both the U.S. and Europe about launching its own cellular service, in the same way MetroPCS and Boost Mobile piggyback on established carrier networks.

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iPhone marketshare surges for Apple in Europe, China during March quarter

Adoption of the iPhone was up globally during the March quarter, and in Europe was particularly influenced by people switching from Android devices, according to new smartphone market data published on Wednesday by Kantar Worldpanel ComTech.



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Shipping dates for 42MM Apple Watch, Apple Watch Sport slip to July worldwide

Apple’s online store in the U.S. — alongside storefronts in Europe and Asia — is now showing July shipping estimates for 42-millimeter stainless steel and aluminum Watch models, checks on Friday revealed.



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Apple to Sink $1.9B in Green Data Centers in Europe


Apple on Monday announced a plan to build two new data centers in Europe — one in Ireland and the other in Denmark. Apple plans to spend $1.9 billion on the project — its largest European investment to date. The new facilities will power its online services including the iTunes Store, App Store, iMessage, Maps and Siri. “We are grateful for Apple’s continued success in Europe and proud that our investment supports communities across the continent,” said Apple CEO Tim Cook, noting that the project would create hundreds of jobs.

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Apple's second-gen iPad Air purportedly shown with thinner design, Touch ID in new photos

A series of photos that surfaced Friday from central Europe claim to show a fully-assembled, second-generation iPad Air featuring a more svelte design, an updated speaker grille, and an integrated Touch ID sensor.



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Apple says its App Store has resulted in a half-million new jobs in Europe alone

Apple on Wednesday began touting its success in Europe, claiming that it has created or supported 629,000 new jobs in the continent, with nearly 500,000 of those from the so-called “app economy.”



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