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Results 51 - 60 of about 2011:

Tami Abdollah / Associated Press:
CISA moves toward final vote after Senate voted 83 to 14 to end debate on amendments   —  Cybersecurity: Senate Takes Initial Step To Bill's Passage  —  WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is set to pass a bill aimed at improving cybersecurity by encouraging the sharing of threat information among companies and the U.S. government.
Oct 22, 2015, 7:35 PMIn context
Associated Press:
Semiconductor equipment maker Lam Research to buy KLA-Tencor for about $10.6B to rival Applied Materials   —  Lam Research bids $10.6B for KLA-Tencor, creating chip giant  —  NEW YORK (AP) — Lam Research Corp. is buying KLA-Tencor Corp. for about $10.6 billion, creating a huge player …
Oct 22, 2015, 8:30 AMIn context
Nick Perry / Associated Press:
Kim Dotcom extradition hearing begins in New Zealand   —  WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Kim Dotcom and three colleagues face an extradition hearing that began Monday in an Auckland courtroom.  Dotcom is the colorful German-born entrepreneur who started the Internet site Megaupload, which was shut down by federal authorities in 2012.
Sep 22, 2015, 9:55 AMIn context
Paul Elias / Associated Press:
SF and LA District Attorneys amend complaint against Uber, claim murderer, sex offenders got through background checks, want tougher screening   —  San Francisco district attorney expands Uber lawsuit  —  SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco district attorney announced Wednesday the expansion …
Aug 19, 2015, 9:13 PMIn context
Justin Pritchard / Associated Press:
CA DMV releases incident reports for self driving car prototypes: 6 accidents, most in self-driving mode, caused by other drivers, no serious injuries   —  California reveals details of self-driving car accidents  —  LOS ANGELES (AP) — California state officials released reports Thursday …
Jun 20, 2015, 7:35 PMIn context
Ken Dilanian / Associated Press:
Federal worker union says Social Security Numbers and other data on all federal employees stolen in hack of Office of Personnel Management   —  Union: Hackers have personnel data on every federal employee  —  WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal employee union says hackers stole personnel data …
Jun 11, 2015, 4:10 PMIn context
Rob Gillies / Associated Press:
iPhone launch, failed Storm, and loss of Verizon contract were devastating for BlackBerry says former co-CEO Jim Balsillie   —  Ex-BlackBerry Co-CEO talks publicly for the first time  —  TORONTO (AP) — Former BlackBerry co-chief executive Jim Balsillie said Tuesday that Apple's introduction …
Jun 10, 2015, 10:25 AMIn context
Associated Press:
HP to pay $100 million to settle case tied to Autonomy deal   —  PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — Hewlett-Packard's ill-fated acquisition of software maker Autonomy will cost another $100 million, as the personal computer and printer maker prepares to settle class-action litigation tied to the 2011 deal.
Jun 9, 2015, 12:10 PMIn context
Associated Press:
Source: Apple hopes to sign up 100M subscribers for new music streaming service   —  Apple wants a lead role in streaming music  —  SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple's iTunes helped change the way music-lovers bought their favorite songs, replacing plastic discs with digital downloads.
Jun 8, 2015, 7:35 AMIn context
Stephen Ohlemacher / Associated Press:
IRS says hackers gained access to tax returns, other info of more than 100K taxpayers by targeting “Get Transcript” service and using SSNs, birth dates, more   —  IRS Says Thieves Stole Tax Info From 100,000  —  APNewsBreak: IRS says thieves used online agency service to get access to 100,000 tax returns.
May 26, 2015, 4:50 PMIn context

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IBM:
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