White House backs off mandatory cybersecurity standards for companies The White House has backed away from its push for mandatory cybersecurity standards in favor of an approach that would combine voluntary measures with incentives for companies to comply with them. That approach reflects recognition of the political reality of a divided Congress that makes mandated standards difficult to push through, and a belief that an executive order President Obama signed in February could improve companies’ cybersecurity. More
How a phony tweet and computer trades sank stocks For a few surreal minutes, a mere 12 words on Twitter caused the world's mightiest stock market to tremble. No sooner did hackers send a false Associated Press tweet reporting explosions at the White House on Tuesday than investors started dumping stocks - eventually unloading $134 billion worth. More
Suspected LulzSec hacker arrested in Australia Australian police have arrested a man they say is affiliated with international hacking collective Lulz Security on a charge of attacking and defacing a government website, officials said Wednesday. More
Hackers attack Spokeo, UN Civil Aviation Org in nine-site crime spree The attack and public shaming of Comcast and Al Arabiya is part of NullCrew's campaign to bring pain to media megacorporations; the hackers circled in a hit on government contractor Klas Telecom, where NullCrew pulled off a successful smash and grab of ... 04/20/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Hackers Grab 1 Million Logins From Android Forum Phandroid has announced that a hacker has recently accessed its user database, making off with usernames, email addresses and hashed passwords — and the problem looks like it could affect all of its one million-plus users. 07/13/2012 - 2:14 am | View Link
Hackers Grab 1.3 Million Logins From SEGA Games makers can’t get a break. First Sony had their buttocks offered up to them and now SEGA has lost 1.3 million sets of user data, a fairly large breach for a fairly small company. Names, birthdates, email address, and passwords (encrypted ... 06/20/2011 - 11:09 am | View Link
Valleywag In April of 2014, Gurbaksh Chahal was fired as the CEO of the tech company RadiumOne, amid fallout from a domestic violence case. Chahal had managed to escape felony ... 10/6/2015 - 6:08 am | View Website
Facebook Newsroom September 24, 2015. Update to Internet.org Free Basic Services We're adding more than 60 new free services to the Internet.org Platform. Read more 10/5/2015 - 10:23 pm | View Website
Business Technology News and Commentary The Axis big data initiative at Blue Cross Blue Shield Association incorporates more than $350 billion in annual claims, 36 million provider records, and more than ... 10/5/2015 - 6:55 pm | View Website
Safegadget.com Safegadget helps you secure your computer, laptop, notebook, iPhone, and Smartphones from viruses, spyware, hackers, and online threats. 10/5/2015 - 6:55 pm | View Website
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is considering rules that would severely curtail a contentious practice called forced arbitration, which consumer advocates have long argued does a disservice to people who have disputes with banks, credit card issuers and other financial service providers.
It's clear who Bill Clinton wants to win the 2016 presidential election: Val the singing bartender, a.k.a. his wife, Hillary.
But on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Tuesday night, the former president shared his thoughts on why her contenders are thriving.
See also: Republican voters prefer 'new ideas' over experience
Republican frontrunner Donald Trump is doing well because of his "macho appeal," Bill Clinton said.
"He’s a master brander and he’s the most interesting character out there," Bill Clinton said, dispelling rumors that he asked Trump to run for president
Great to talk about @ClintonGlobal and catch up with @StephenAtHome in his new digs at @ColbertLateShow#LSSC pic.twitter.com/YWsfb4ZYuY
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NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 06: Luke Gregerson #44 of the Houston Astros celebrates with his teammates Jason Castro #15 and Marwin Gonzalez #9 after defeating the New York Yankees in the American League Wild Card Game at Yankee Stadium on October 6, 2015 in New York City. The Astros 
Australia's new prime minister, Malcolm Turnbull, has been spared from ridiculous satirical videos for about three weeks
On Sunday, after due course and in glorious fashion, he was turned into MALCOLM-MORE, the better version of singer Macklemore covering the hit song "Downtown."
Aussie comedy sketch show Open Slather whipped out some bundles of cash and a fur coat and created the Turnbull of our wildest fantasies feat.