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Computer security firm TrustedSec said on Thursday that the email addresses and passwords of 453,000 Yahoo members had been posted online in plain text format by hacking group D33Ds Company.
"The most alarming part to the entire story was the fact that the passwords were
By FENIT NIRAPPILAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Looks may not kill, but they can get you fired.
That's what a Northern California yoga instructor found after leading sessions at Facebook Inc.'s Menlo Park campus.
The instructor, Alice Van Ness, said she got fired after she glared
By RAPHAEL SATTERAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - Some 450,000 Yahoo users' email addresses and passwords have been leaked because of a security breach, the company confirmed Thursday, adding that just a small fraction of the stolen passwords were valid.
The company said in a statement that an
By LAWRENCE MESSINAAssociated Press
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia bought more than 1,000 expensive Internet routers with federal stimulus funds as part of an ambitious plan to create a long-lasting, high-capacity broadband network throughout the state, the official overseeing that
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) - Yahoo gets another chance to convince investors that it's finally on the right track after dumping two CEOs and overhauling its board of directors during the past year.
The beleaguered Internet company's annual shareholders meeting Thursday in Silicon Valley won
By MICHAEL LIEDTKEAP Technology Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Personal computer sales sagged during the spring as shifting technology trends, upcoming product releases and a shaky economy dampened demand for the machines currently on the market.
The second-quarter decline in the U.S. ranged from 6
LOS ANGELES (AP) - NBC News is negotiating to buy Microsoft's portion of MSNBC.com, potentially severing a joint venture that begin nearly 17 years ago.
An NBC News spokeswoman said Wednesday by email that "conversations are taking place" but "there is no deal."
Microsoft declined to comment.
By LARRY NEUMEISTERAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A startup company can continue to send live TV programming to iPhones and other mobile devices in the city despite objections from major broadcasters that say expansion can threaten the free broadcasting of events such as the Super Bowl, a judge
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Apple's withdrawal from an environmental ratings registry has prompted at least one city - San Francisco - to stop buying its computers.
The decision does not apply to iPads or iPhones. But Francis Tsang, spokesman for Mayor Edwin Lee's office, says the city's rules
NEW YORK (AP) - Groupon's stock hit its lowest level Wednesday since the online deals company went public last November amid concerns about traffic to its website and its exposure to Europe's weak economy.
Internet trends tracker ComScore Inc. said traffic to Groupon declined 15 percent in