Facebook, YouTube and Twitter warned about new type of extremism as lawmakers grill them

Facebook, YouTube and Twitter were warned about an insidious new form of online extremism on Capitol Hill as they sought to push back on the notion that they aren’t doing enough to rid their platforms of terrorists and hate-filled content.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/18/facebook-youtube-and-twitter-warned-about-new-type-extremism-as-lawmakers-grill-them.html

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German intelligence warns of increased Chinese cyberspying

The head of Germany’s domestic intelligence agency warned Sunday that China allegedly is using social networks to try to cultivate lawmakers and other officials as sources.

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President Obama warned Mark Zuckerberg about fake news on Facebook, report says

President Barack Obama reportedly warned Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg about the threat posed by fake news on the social network during a private meeting last year.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/25/president-obama-warned-mark-zuckerberg-about-fake-news-on-facebook-report-says.html

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Here's how easy it is to hack a keyless car

Any car owner with a keyless entry and ignition system, be warned: Chinese security researchers have proven that with equipment costing about $25, hackers could easily open car doors remotely from up to 1,000 feet away, start the cars’ engines and drive away.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/05/heres-how-easy-it-is-to-hack-keyless-car.html

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Mom horrified when daughter tells her about new Snapchat bullying game – but is left proud by her response

A mom has warned other parents about a disturbing Snapchat bullying game where youngsters compete to see who can say the cruelest thing about a chosen victim.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/03/07/mom-horrified-when-daughter-tells-her-about-new-snapchat-bullying-game-but-is-left-proud-by-her-response.html

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How Ohio State University harnessed tech to alert students of campus attack

Ohio State University’s Buckeye Alert system warned students of a campus attacker within minutes of the car and knife attack unfolding Monday morning.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/11/28/how-ohio-state-university-harnessed-tech-to-alert-students-campus-attack.html

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Microsoft faces French fines over Windows 10 data collection

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The French have warned Microsoft to patch up its telemetry and data-gathering practices within three months or start paying fines. Many of the issues highlighted are problems US users have complained about, but it’s not clear what Microsoft intends to change.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/232178-microsoft-faces-french-fines-over-windows-10-data-collection

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Malware-infected Transmission 2.9 app threatened OS X users, stopped by XProtect

Article Image Users who downloaded the Transmission BitTorrent client on Friday or Saturday are being warned to update to the latest 2.92 version to avoid being targeted by a ransomware that infiltrated an earlier version of the open source software.

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Apple says EC investigation could result in 10 years of back taxes in Ireland

In a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday, Apple warned that a European Commission investigation could require the company to pay ten years’ worth of back taxes to Ireland.

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Samsung warns of massive 60% decline in profits for Q3, cites stiff smartphone competition

Apple rival Samsung on Tuesday warned investors of an upcoming slide in quarterly profits that could amount to a 60 percent decline from the same time last year, blaming the slump on a squeeze in both high and low ends of the mobile phone sector.

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Samsung predicts massive profit decline, blames slumping smartphone sales

South Korean electronics giant Samsung on Tuesday warned investors that it is set to announce a quarterly profit decline of as much as 26 percent year-over-year, citing weak smartphone demand and increased competition in China and Europe as the shortfall’s primary drivers.

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Microsoft warns of serious Internet Explorer flaw, but fix won’t cover XP users

Microsoft over the weekend warned of a serious security flaw affecting versions 6 through 11 of its Internet Explorer browser. A fix is on the way, though this won’t cover those still using XP, as the company ended support for the old OS three weeks ago.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/04/28/microsoft-warns-serious-internet-explorer-flaw-but-fix-wont-cover-xp-users/

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