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From blue lipstick to Facebook Live, home shopping networks refine their pitch8/15/2018 11:02:58 AM The Home Shopping Network is getting an image makeover.China-linked cyberattacks likely as Malaysia reviews projects: security firm8/15/2018 9:43:21 AM Chinese state-sponsored hackers may be targeting companies and state agencies in Malaysia as it looks to review several major projects linked to China's Belt and Road Initiative, cyber security firm FireEye Inc. said on Wednesday.Cubans cheer as internet goes nationwide for a day8/14/2018 8:44:53 PM Cuba's government said it provided free internet to the Communist-run island's more than 5 million cellphone users on Tuesday, in an eight-hour test before it launches sales of the service.Boy, 11, hacks into replica U.S. vote website in minutes at convention8/14/2018 6:57:29 PM An 11-year-old boy managed to hack into a replica of Florida's election results website in 10 minutes and change names and tallies during a hackers convention, organizers said, stoking concerns about security ahead of nationwide votes.Liga announces landmark free-to-air deal with Facebook in India8/14/2018 5:22:09 PM Spain's top flight soccer division La Liga announced on Tuesday a landmark deal with Facebook which will allow viewers in the Indian sub-continent to watch every game over the next three seasons for free on the social network.From laboratory in far west, China's surveillance state spreads quietly8/14/2018 4:14:00 PM Filip Liu, a 31-year-old software developer from Beijing, was traveling in the far western Chinese region of Xinjiang when he was pulled to one side by police as he got off a bus.Amazon to open Colombia service center, employ 600 workers8/14/2018 2:59:46 PM Amazon.com Inc on Tuesday said it will open its first customer service center in Colombia in October and employ 600 people.    The center, intended to prevent and resolve problems, will serve customers worldwide in Spanish, English and Portuguese, the world's largest online retailer said in a statement.Tencent games revenue in focus after China blocks "Monster Hunter: World"8/14/2018 9:31:05 AM China's Tencent Holdings Ltd saw its stock tumble on Tuesday, wiping out around $15 billion in its market value, amid concern of a blow to its video game revenue after regulators blocked the sale of one of its blockbuster titles.Netflix finance chief David Wells to step down8/13/2018 1:32:23 PM Netflix Inc Chief Financial Officer David Wells will step down after eight years in the role, the video streaming company said on Monday.Prominent Chinese videos sites vow to cap actors' pay amid tax evasion probe8/13/2018 6:27:24 AM China's three largest video sites iQiyi Inc, Youku and Tencent Video have pledged to cap actors' pay, as authorities ramp up their tax-evasion investigation into the country's $8.6 billion film industry.U.S. House candidates vulnerable to hacks: researchers8/12/2018 8:57:55 PM Three of every 10 candidates running for the U.S. House of Representatives have significant security problems with their websites, according to a new study by independent researchers that underscores the threat hackers pose to the November elections.Hackers at convention test voting systems for bugs8/10/2018 10:19:10 PM Def Con, one of the world's largest security conventions, served as a laboratory for breaking into voting machines on Friday, extending its efforts to identify potential security flaws in technology that may be used in the November U.S. elections.A Canadian tweet in a Saudi king's court crosses a red line8/10/2018 9:39:11 PM For years, Canadian pressure on human rights in Saudi Arabia had elicited no more than a standard rejection. But all that changed last week, when a Canadian complaint was translated into Arabic and set off a diplomatic row.Group asks Trump to unblock 41 Twitter users after court ruling8/10/2018 8:35:20 PM A U.S. free speech group on Friday asked President Donald Trump to unblock 41 Twitter users after a federal judge in May ordered him to restore access to a group of individuals who filed suit.Facebook pages with large U.S. following to require more authorization8/10/2018 8:34:50 PM Facebook Inc will introduce an authorization process for users who manage Facebook pages with a large U.S. following, it said https://www.facebook.com/business/news/new-authorization-for-pages on Friday, seeking to make it harder to administer a page using a fake or compromised account.Facebook says removing content on 3D printing of guns8/9/2018 7:30:40 PM Facebook Inc is removing content related to instructions on 3D printing of firearms, a company spokesperson said on Thursday, as debate around access to gun in the United States intensifies.PGA Championship start under attack from hackers, report8/9/2018 2:11:57 PM Hackers have attacked golf's fourth major, the PGA Championship, which began on Thursday, seeking a ransom according to a report from Golfweek.com.Apple says it is monitoring Infowars app for content violations8/9/2018 1:48:36 PM Apple Inc said on Wednesday that an app belonging to popular conspiracy theorist Alex Jones remains in the company's mobile App Store because it has not been found to be in violation of any content policies.India regulator, who took on Facebook, Apple, to stay on for two more years8/9/2018 1:10:40 PM Ram Sewak Sharma, the head of India's telecoms regulator who took on global giants Facebook and Apple, has been given two more years in his assignment, which was due to end on Friday.Maersk, IBM say 94 organizations have joined blockchain trade platform8/9/2018 12:56:44 PM Shipping group Maersk said on Thursday 94 companies and organizations have so far joined a blockchain platform developed with IBM aimed at boosting efficiency and limiting the enormous paper trail of global container shipping.