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Capital One Hacking Suspect Had Data From Other Targets, Officials Say

08/15 09:37 Anonymous 0

Technology|Capital One Hacking Suspect Had Data From Other Targets, Officials SayThe software engineer accused of stealing the personal information of more than 100 million people from Capital One also obtained data from over 30 companies and other organizations, according to federal prosecutors.At the time, Capital One said it had tens of millions of credit card applications stolen, including one million Canadian social insurance numbers — the equivalent of Social Security numbers in the United States.

Pentagon Delays Award of $10 Billion Cloud Computing Contract

Pentagon Delays Award of $10 Billion Cloud Computing Contract

08/02 23:06 Anonymous 0

CreditCreditAlex Brandon/Associated PressThe Pentagon said on Thursday that it was delaying the award of a hotly contested $10 billion contract for a new generation of computing services for the military until the secretary of defense, Mark T.The graphic, alleging an Amazon “conspiracy” to create a 10-year monopoly on Pentagon cloud computing, was put together by Oracle, a Silicon Valley firm with extensive Pentagon computing contracts.

In Taiwan, a Contemporary Dance Troupe Brings in the Crowds

In Taiwan, a Contemporary Dance Troupe Brings in the Crowds

07/31 04:46 Anonymous 0

ImageThe crowd of nearly 50,000 stretched together during intermission at Saturday’s Cloud Gate Dance Theater show in Taipei.That’s because in Taiwan, contemporary dance is virtually synonymous with Cloud Gate Dance Theater, a company that has a special place in the nation’s cultural life.

For Big Banks, It’s an Endless Fight With Hackers

For Big Banks, It’s an Endless Fight With Hackers

07/31 04:46 Anonymous 0

”[‘I’m never coming back,’ the woman at the center of the Capital One breach warned friends.]The Capital One episode is a reminder of the intricacy of the computer networks at large financial institutions, as well as their vulnerability.

Alphabet Earnings: Profits Triple and Slump Worries Ease

Alphabet Earnings: Profits Triple and Slump Worries Ease

07/27 01:16 Anonymous 0

Technology|Alphabet Earnings: Profits Triple and Slump Worries EaseImageFinancial analysts hope Google’s parent company, Alphabet, can find more money outside of ad sales.CreditCreditJohn Taggart for The New York TimesThe slump at Google’s parent company, Alphabet, appears to have been brief.

YouTube Is a Big Business. Just How Big Is Anyone’s Guess.

YouTube Is a Big Business. Just How Big Is Anyone’s Guess.

07/25 16:20 Anonymous 0

ImageWhen it reports financial results, Alphabet groups YouTube with other Google properties, but analysts say that makes it hard to parse out the performance of YouTube.”When it reports financial results, Alphabet groups YouTube with other Google properties like search, the Google Play app store and Gmail.