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.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/07/us-european-energy-firms-targeted-by-shadowy-cyber-espionage-group-experts-warn.html

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Guam accidentally broadcasts emergency alerts amid North Korea threats

After a week of threats from North Korea targeting the U.S. territory, two radio stations in Guam accidentally broadcast an emergency alert test to residents on the Pacific island.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/15/guam-accidentally-broadcasts-emergency-alerts-amid-north-korea-threats.html

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iOS 11 will bring drag and drop to the iPhone, too

When Apple spent north of two hours dissecting all the awesome new stuff on the way for its computers and mobile devices, it split the iOS 11 segment into two parts — one for iPhone and another for iPad.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/06/07/ios-11-will-bring-drag-and-drop-to-iphone-too.html

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North Korea possibly behind global cyberattack, researchers say

Cyber security researchers said Monday they may be able to link North Korea to the unprecedented global cyberattack that took more than 300,000 computers hostage in 150 countries last week.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/16/north-korea-possibly-behind-global-cyberattack-researchers-say.html

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North Korea likely behind $81M hack at the Federal Reserve, report says

North Korea may have been behind last year’s $81 million theft of the Bangladesh central bank’s account at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, according to new evidence.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/05/north-korea-likely-behind-81m-hack-at-federal-reserve-report-says.html

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Laser-firing underwater drones protect Norway's salmon supply by incinerating lice

Currently being employed in the North Sea fjords in Norway, a smart underwater drone has been deployed to fire highly targeted laser blasts to help deal with the problem of salmon-munching sea lice.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/03/23/laser-firing-underwater-drones-protect-norways-salmon-supply-by-incinerating-lice.html

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Hackers hijack Twitter accounts with Swastikas, 'Nazi Holland' messages

A slew of high-profile Twitter accounts, including Amnesty International, BBC News North America and the European Parliament were hijacked by hackers early Wednesday. The tweets in Turkish, which included Swastikas, appear to be a reference to the growing diplomatic tensions between Turkey, Holland and Germany.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/03/15/hackers-hijack-twitter-accounts-with-swastikas-nazi-holland-messages.html

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These eagles snatch hostile drones from the sky

The newest additions to the Dutch National Police (DNP) are North American “immigrants”: bald eagles that are specially trained to take down airborne drones.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/09/19/these-eagles-snatch-hostile-drones-from-sky.html

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Google Pursues Both Fiber and Wireless Broadband Ambitions


Google Fiber this week began reaching its tentacles into North Carolina’s Research Triangle, a move that seems to contradict the gloom-and-doom rumors of layoffs and low consumer interest. The Triangle is Google Fiber’s eighth incursion. It’s already available in Atlanta; Austin, Texas; Charlotte, North Carolina; Kansas City, Kansas and Missouri; Nashville, Tennessee; Provo, Utah; and Salt Lake City. The North Carolina activity may alleviate some of the doubts over Google Fiber’s direction, which mushroomed several months ago.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/83901.html?rss=1

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Two men accused of hacking CIA director, other top US officials

Two North Carolina men were arrested Thursday and charged in connection with a computer hacker network that allegedly targeted CIA Director John Brennan and other senior government officials.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/09/08/two-men-accused-hacking-cia-director-other-top-us-officials.html

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North Korea has just launched its own Netflix-style streaming service

It’s an on-demand video streaming service, but not as we know it. North Korea’s recently launched “Manbang” service is no Netflix, but in a country where getting hold of any kind of streaming content is challenging enough, it may be better than nothing.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/08/22/north-korea-has-just-launched-its-own-netflix-style-streaming-service.html

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Drone videos endangered whale feeding in research first

A rare moment of an endangered Bryde’s whale feeding her calf off north New Zealand’s coast has been caught on camera thanks to a specially built drone.

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North Korea’s Linux-based Red Star OS is as oppressive as you’d expect

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A team of researchers have just given North Korea’s Linux-based Red Star OS the once over, and as you’d expect, it’s extremely locked down and invasive.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/219963-north-koreas-linux-based-red-star-os-is-as-oppressive-as-youd-expect

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Toddler tech pros? 2-year-olds adept at touch screens

Kim Kardashian recently blamed her 2-year-old daughter, North, for posting a photo to Kardashian’s Instagram account — but can toddlers really use touch screens? A new, small study says yes

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/12/24/toddler-tech-pros-2-year-olds-adept-at-touch-screens.html

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Town's fear of solar farms becomes Internet sensation

The town of Woodland, North Carolina, is taking a drubbing online after its town council not only shot down a proposed solar farm but put a moratorium on future similar projects.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/12/14/town-fear-solar-farms-becomes-internet-sensation.html

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Apple eyes new San Jose campus possibly sprawling over 4.15M square feet

Article Image Apple is working with the city of San Jose on a development agreement for a campus on the north side of town, which if authorized could be larger than Cupertino’s Campus 2 at 4.15 million square feet, a report said on Wednesday.

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