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Microsoft and Facebook have officially ended their relationship again. 
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Facebook Leaves Microsoft in Its Dust

In case you didn’t know, Microsoft and Facebook have officially ended their relationship, again. In what started out as a good partnership, Facebook has officially disabled Facebook Connect, which was a tool that linked Microsoft accounts with Facebook accounts.

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New Breaking Bad Computer Ransomware

Researchers at Symantec have identified a new CryptoLocker ransomware as Trojan.Cryptolocker.S. This new ransomware is targeting people in Australia; it will encrypt images, videos, documents, and more on victims’ computers. It then demands up to AU$1,000 (US$795) to decrypt the…

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China’s Largest Mobile Messaging App Not Welcomed in Russia

On May 4, Russia’s federal censor blocked WeChat, China’s largest mobile messaging app. According to Roskomnadzor, WeChat failed to register with the federal government as an “information-dissemination organizer,” which is technically…

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Facebook Leaves Microsoft in Its Dust

In case you didn’t know, Microsoft and Facebook have officially ended their relationship, again. In what started out as a good partnership, Facebook has officially disabled Facebook Connect, which was…

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Founder of ‘Silk Road’ Sentenced to Life in Prison

The mastermind behind “Silk Road,” Ross Ulbricht, has been found guilty on seven charges, including drug trafficking, computer hacking, and money laundering. He was handed five sentences that include two for…

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New Breaking Bad Computer Ransomware

Researchers at Symantec have identified a new CryptoLocker ransomware as Trojan.Cryptolocker.S. This new ransomware is targeting people in Australia; it will encrypt images, videos, documents, and more on victims’ computers.…

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NSA Embeds Spyware on Computer Hard Drives

Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab has accused the United States of permanently embedding surveillance and spy tools into networks and computers that American intelligence agencies are watching. Among the countries impacted are Iran,…