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Staying one step ahead of the cyber-spies

If you want a job that rides the wave of the future, get hired by a firm that combats cyber-threats. Criminal and malicious hackers are endlessly inventive and every day despatch novel viruses and other digital threats into cyber-space to wreak havoc. Getting paid to tackle these is about as ...

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HQ Trivia had a weird night – TechCrunch

HQ Trivia was removed from the App Store following a controversial ending to a $25K game on Sunday night, according to Business Insider. HQ has introduced a new high-stakes version of the game where one winner takes home a larger prize. However, on Sunday night, no one won the $25K. ...

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Facebook and Trump data firm accused of ‘misleading’ MPs

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Cambridge Analytica chief executive Alexander Nix has spoken of the firm’s intricate data Facebook and a US data firm, Cambridge Analytica, have been accused of “misleading” Parliament. The Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee said both firms must answer more questions over claims that ...

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Trump campaign data firm accused of harvesting Facebook data

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Cambridge Analytica’s CEO answered British MPs’ questions about election influence last month The attorney general for the US state of Massachusetts is launching an investigation into alleged harvesting of Facebook profiles by a firm employed by Donald Trump’s election campaign. Investigations by the Observer ...

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Can kids hold pens in the digital age?

Image copyright Getty Images Children’s habits are changing. Where once a toddler might have played with bricks, now they are more likely to play on an iPad. Such devices can provide a welcome distraction for busy parents and an attractive source of sensory stimulation for young children but does it ...

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