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The Washington Times
‘E.T.,’ other Atari games fetch $107K at auction after 30 years in New Mexico landfillAtari’s “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial” has been called the worst video game in hi
‘E.T.,’ other Atari games fetch $107K at auction after 30 years in New Mexico landfill
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
Atari’s “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial” has been called the worst video game in history by industry experts and gamers alike. But more than 30 years after it was released — and after nearly a million unsold copies were buried in a landfill — cartridges... Read more
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CNET
Samsung model UE40D8000YUXXUAmazon and others filter the sets by model and not by installed RAM. It could b
Samsung model UE40D8000YUXXU
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
Amazon and others filter the sets by model and not by installed RAM. It could be an underlying CPU, OS or other limitation. It was easy for me to see that in just a few years Smart TVs would get into trouble as we get newer sets with more this and... Read more
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Business Insider
This cat-shaped gizmo was panned as one of the worst products ever, but may have been ahead of its timeHave you ever wanted to scan barcodes in your favorite magazines so that you ca
This cat-shaped gizmo was panned as one of the worst products ever, but may have been ahead of its time
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
Have you ever wanted to scan barcodes in your favorite magazines so that you can get access to an advertiser's special website? This was the premise of the CueCat, a feline-shaped handheld barcode scanner that briefly appeared on the tech scene in... Read more
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T3
Currys and PC World are going to start selling the Apple WatchApple is ramping up availability of the Apple Watch in the UK by adding it to C
Currys and PC World are going to start selling the Apple Watch
T3 / Posted 3 days ago
Apple is ramping up availability of the Apple Watch in the UK by adding it to Currys and PC World stores, new reports have claimed. The Apple faithful now (may) have another way of buying the Apple Watch. MacRumors has posted a screenshot, seemingly... Read more
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MacNN
Apple Watch: third-party items, Currys/PC World in UK, try-onsApple now selling third-party Apple Watch accessories in Apple StoresApple Stor
Apple Watch: third-party items, Currys/PC World in UK, try-ons
MacNN / Posted 4 days ago
Apple now selling third-party Apple Watch accessories in Apple StoresApple Stores around the US are now selling third-party Apple Watch accessories at the stores, often featuring packaging co-designed with Apple in an effort to give accessories a... Read more
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International Business Times
MacBook (2015) Review – the most beautiful portable laptop ever made Apple is bucking the trend in the PC world. It is the only company which has co
MacBook (2015) Review – the most beautiful portable laptop ever made
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
Apple is bucking the trend in the PC world. It is the only company which has consistently seen an increase in sales and market share over the last couple of years. It has done this in the same way it has captured the smartphone and tablet market – by... Read more
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Black Press USA
Four Weeks After Launch, Windows 10 is Already on 75 Million PCs and Tablets (PC World) – Microsoft is well on the way to achieving its goals with Windows
Four Weeks After Launch, Windows 10 is Already on 75 Million PCs and Tablets
Black Press USA / Posted 6 days ago
(PC World) – Microsoft is well on the way to achieving its goals with Windows 10, as the company boasts of more than 75 million installs in four weeks. The statistic was... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Let's Play!Early in the afternoon, after waking up, showering and grabbing a bite to eat,
Let's Play!
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
Early in the afternoon, after waking up, showering and grabbing a bite to eat, Dean Richards powers up a computer and turns on some lighting equipment. He sits down in his dining-room-turned-makeshift-studio and pans through his vast inventory of... Read more
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T3
Project Quantum teardown reveals tiny PC powerhouseHow small can a gaming PC be? Pretty darn small if AMD has anything to do with
Project Quantum teardown reveals tiny PC powerhouse
T3 / Posted 7 days ago
How small can a gaming PC be? Pretty darn small if AMD has anything to do with it, as the company is pushing forward with a small form-factor machine by the name of Project Quantum. This exciting initiative, which makes good use of the much... Read more
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Business Wire
Kryptos Communications is Setting the Standard for Providing Secure, Encrypted Calling Technology to the Hemp and Medical Marijuana IndustryORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A fast growing list of companies and individual
Kryptos Communications is Setting the Standard for Providing Secure, Encrypted Calling Technology to the Hemp and Medical Marijuana Industry
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A fast growing list of companies and individuals within the hemp and medical marijuana industries are turning to Kryptos to provide them with the assurance that their conversations remain private and free from... Read more
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PhysOrg
Intel watchers await more details about Skylake chipIntel watchers have been keeping their eyes and ears open for any definitive ne
Intel watchers await more details about Skylake chip
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
Intel watchers have been keeping their eyes and ears open for any definitive news about its new platform Skylake. Flocking to San Francisco for the chip giant's annual IDF developer event on Tuesday, there were expectations of announcements... Read more
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PC Advisor
How to watch US Netflix in the UKHow to get American Netflix in the UK: Netflix's 'VPN ban' Although updated ba
How to watch US Netflix in the UK
PC Advisor / Posted 12 days ago
How to get American Netflix in the UK: Netflix's 'VPN ban' Although updated back in January, it was only publicised in early April that Netflix had changed its terms and conditions. They now state "We may terminate or restrict your use of our... Read more
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The Register
Using complicated electrical devices to curry favour with brats – the new black?With thousands of GCSE pupils eagerly awaiting their results, UK electrical ret
Using complicated electrical devices to curry favour with brats – the new black?
The Register / Posted 13 days ago
With thousands of GCSE pupils eagerly awaiting their results, UK electrical retailer Currys has, strangely, revealed the length to which parents are willing to go (essentially handing over lots of money) to equip children "with the technology they... Read more
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metro
GCSE Results: Cost of a straight-A* student 'is £593 and an iPhone'GCSE Results: Cost of a straight-A* student ‘is £593 and an iPhone’ According
GCSE Results: Cost of a straight-A* student 'is £593 and an iPhone'
metro / Posted 13 days ago
GCSE Results: Cost of a straight-A* student ‘is £593 and an iPhone’ According to a survey of 1,500 parents by Currys PC World, parents are spending increasing amounts to reward their children for doing well in their exams. The poll found that on... Read more
13d
The Fremont Argus
PayPal makes Modest acquisitionToday: PayPal makes its first acquisition since its split with eBay, buying e-c
PayPal makes Modest acquisition
The Fremont Argus / Posted 13 days ago
Today: PayPal makes its first acquisition since its split with eBay, buying e-commerce company Modest. Also: A new study shows that Facebook is beating Google in generating traffic for news sites, suggesting users are relying on social media more and... Read more
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Silicon Valley
PayPal makes Modest acquisitionToday: PayPal makes its first acquisition since its split with eBay, buying e-c
PayPal makes Modest acquisition
Silicon Valley / Posted 13 days ago
Today: PayPal makes its first acquisition since its split with eBay, buying e-commerce company Modest. Also: A new study shows that Facebook is beating Google in generating traffic for news sites, suggesting users are relying on social media more and... Read more
13d
Macworld
Does the iPad have a future? iPad fans and iPad haters have one thing in common: They aren't buying a whol
Does the iPad have a future?
Macworld / Posted 13 days ago
iPad fans and iPad haters have one thing in common: They aren't buying a whole lot of iPads at the moment. There’s a lot of iPad talk these days, but it’s not the blue-sky, post-PC-world talk that we heard back in 2010... Read more
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redOrbit
VIDEO: Oh, just a humanoid robot strolling through the forestAfter poor Hitchbot’s cross-country journey came to an end when it was vandaliz
VIDEO: Oh, just a humanoid robot strolling through the forest
redOrbit / Posted 13 days ago
After poor Hitchbot’s cross-country journey came to an end when it was vandalized in Philadelphia, one might think that robotics companies would be hesitant to allow their valuable creations out into the world. Then again, not every robot is as... Read more
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Independent
GCSE students likely to gain £593 on average for string of straight A* grades, says surveyA survey of 1,500 parents revealed nine out of 10 were planning to reward their
GCSE students likely to gain £593 on average for string of straight A* grades, says survey
Independent / Posted 13 days ago
A survey of 1,500 parents revealed nine out of 10 were planning to reward their children for good grades - despite the fact only 27 per cent of them were rewarded themselves when they took their exams at school. The rewards go right down the results... Read more
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Ars Technica
John Legere blasts “bullsh**” network rankings, says T-Mobile is #1If there's one thing T-Mobile US CEO John Legere hates almost as much as his co
John Legere blasts “bullsh**” network rankings, says T-Mobile is #1
Ars Technica / Posted 14 days ago
If there's one thing T-Mobile US CEO John Legere hates almost as much as his competitors, it's the mobile network testing firm RootMetrics. Like clockwork, RootMetrics releases its new rankings every six months, prompting Legere and his employees to... Read more
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PC Magazine
What We Expect at IDF 2015SAN FRANCISCO—For tech watchers, the second week of September in recent years h
What We Expect at IDF 2015
PC Magazine / Posted 15 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO—For tech watchers, the second week of September in recent years has been something of a Christmas in late summer. This is when the Intel Developer Forum (IDF) and Apple's big fall launch party have taken place here, letting those who... Read more
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techcentral.ie
8chan back in Google's index after temporary disappearanceA search for 8chan content on Google with a suspected child abuse warning. Imag
8chan back in Google's index after temporary disappearance
techcentral.ie / Posted 15 days ago
A search for 8chan content on Google with a suspected child abuse warning. Image PC World Image board returns after brief absence over child abuse images Late last week, Google appeared to be blocking links to imageboard 8chan on the grounds of... Read more
15d
CNET
Cutting down solar costs with satellite imageryDanny Kennedy may have come up with a way to make solar panels an impulse buy.
Cutting down solar costs with satellite imagery
CNET / Posted 15 days ago
Danny Kennedy may have come up with a way to make solar panels an impulse buy. Sungevity, Kennedy's company, has come up with a Web-based system for evaluating the solar potential for a given home through satellite data. Customers log onto... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Microsoft Wants To Put Windows 10 On Every Connected GadgetApple and Google won the first battle for the "post-PC" world, with Android and
Microsoft Wants To Put Windows 10 On Every Connected Gadget
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 15 days ago
Apple and Google won the first battle for the "post-PC" world, with Android and iOS powering virtually every handheld gadget. Microsoft Windows scarcely registers its presence on mobiles, at under 3% market share (according to comScore). But... Read more
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Investopedia
3 Reasons Why Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) Keeps Sliding (INTC,AMD)Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) is a global semiconductor company that offers
3 Reasons Why Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) Keeps Sliding (INTC,AMD)
Investopedia / Posted 19 days ago
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) is a global semiconductor company that offers x86 microprocessors, discrete graphic processing units and professional graphics, servers, and System-on-Chip products and technology for game consoles. The company sells... Read more
21d
Forbes
CO Toxic Mine Spill Update: EPA To Pay Up, 3 Million Gallons SpilledI've covered science, technology, the environment and politics for outlets incl
CO Toxic Mine Spill Update: EPA To Pay Up, 3 Million Gallons Spilled
Forbes / Posted 21 days ago
I've covered science, technology, the environment and politics for outlets including CNET, PC World, BYTE, Wired, AOL and NPR. I was managing editor of Crowdsourcing.org, I've written e-books on Android and Alaska and reported from South by... Read more
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CNET
Taskbar says McUICnt.exe is installing updates...do as the title says. it is important that you do it in regular safe mode, not
Taskbar says McUICnt.exe is installing updates...
CNET / Posted 22 days ago
do as the title says. it is important that you do it in regular safe mode, not "with networking" or "with command prompt" i could go into detail on why but its long and complicated and furthermore not important to solving your issue as long as you... Read more
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PC Magazine
Carphone Warehouse Breach Affects 2.4MBritish mobile phone retailer Carphone Warehouse last week detected a breach th
Carphone Warehouse Breach Affects 2.4M
PC Magazine / Posted 23 days ago
British mobile phone retailer Carphone Warehouse last week detected a breach that may have leaked personal details of up to 2.4 million customers. Along with names, addresses, birthdates, and bank details, the hackers appear to have gotten away with... Read more
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MacNN
Carphone Warehouse breach risks data of 2.4M customersSophisticated attack over last two weeks targets UK mobile phone retailerA majo
Carphone Warehouse breach risks data of 2.4M customers
MacNN / Posted 23 days ago
Sophisticated attack over last two weeks targets UK mobile phone retailerA major mobile phone retailer in the United Kingdom has become the latest major target of hackers. Carphone Warehouse has admitted some of its servers were breached on Wednesday... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Carphone Warehouse: 2.4 million customer passwords have been pinchedMOBILE PHONE SELLER Carphone Warehouse has joined the chorus of companies with
Carphone Warehouse: 2.4 million customer passwords have been pinched
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 23 days ago
MOBILE PHONE SELLER Carphone Warehouse has joined the chorus of companies with a confession to make, and has revealed that some of its customers need to change their passwords. The firm, like so many of its peers, has had a patch of passwords... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Hackers steal data of millions of UK mobile users The personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed af
Hackers steal data of millions of UK mobile users
The Courier Mail / Posted 23 days ago
The personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed after a division of Carphone Warehouse was hit by a "sophisticated" cyber attack. The encrypted credit card information of... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Dixons Carphone says cyber attack may have exposed customers' dataThe headquarters of Carphone Warehouse is seen in west London May 15, 2014. LO
Dixons Carphone says cyber attack may have exposed customers' data
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 24 days ago
The headquarters of Carphone Warehouse is seen in west London May 15, 2014. LONDON The personal data of up to 2.4 million customers of Dixons Carphone (DC.L) may have been exposed in a cyber attack, the electrical goods and mobile phone retailer... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Amy Schumer 'will inspire people' - Judd ApatowFunnyman Judd Apatow is a champion for women in comedy, writes Leena Tailor. F
Amy Schumer 'will inspire people' - Judd Apatow
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 24 days ago
Funnyman Judd Apatow is a champion for women in comedy, writes Leena Tailor. For Judd Apatow, there's no greater joy than the moment a talent he's crusading for gets their turn in the spotlight. It happened with Kristen Wiig in Bridesmaids and Lena... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Millions of records breached in UK hackThe personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed afte
Millions of records breached in UK hack
Sky News Australia / Posted 24 days ago
The personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed after a division of UK mobile retailer Carphone Warehouse was hit by a 'sophisticated' cyber attack. The encrypted credit card information of up to 90,000 people may have... Read more
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Daily Record
Carphone Warehouse data breach could affect 2.4 million customersTHE personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed afte
Carphone Warehouse data breach could affect 2.4 million customers
Daily Record / Posted 24 days ago
THE personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed after a division of Carphone Warehouse was hit by a "sophisticated" cyber attack, the mobile phone retailer has said. The encrypted credit card information of up to 90,000... Read more
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Northern Echo
Carphone Warehouse shock as 2.4 million customers may have had their details hackedA Carphone Warehouse spokesman said the attack was stopped "straight away" afte
Carphone Warehouse shock as 2.4 million customers may have had their details hacked
Northern Echo / Posted 24 days ago
A Carphone Warehouse spokesman said the attack was stopped "straight away" after its own systems discovered it on Wednesday afternoon. Asked when the data breach began, he replied: "The evidence indicates within the last two weeks before Wednesday... Read more
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Perth Now
Carphone Warehouse records breachedTHE personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed afte
Carphone Warehouse records breached
Perth Now / Posted 24 days ago
THE personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed after a division of Carphone Warehouse was hit by a "sophisticated" cyber attack. THE encrypted credit card information of up to 90,000 people may have been accessed during... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Dixons Carphone says cyber attack may have exposed customers' dataLONDON: The personal data of up to 2.4 million customers of Dixons Carphone cou
Dixons Carphone says cyber attack may have exposed customers' data
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
LONDON: The personal data of up to 2.4 million customers of Dixons Carphone could have been exposed in a cyber attack, the electrical goods and mobile phone retailer said on Saturday. The group, which trades as Carphone Warehouse, Currys and PC... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Carphone Warehouse data breach could affect 2.4 million customersThe personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed afte
Carphone Warehouse data breach could affect 2.4 million customers
Oxford Mail / Posted 24 days ago
The personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed after a division of Carphone Warehouse was hit by a "sophisticated" cyber attack, the mobile phone retailer has said. The encrypted credit card information of up to 90,000... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Carphone Warehouse data breach could affect 2.4 million customersThe personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed afte
Carphone Warehouse data breach could affect 2.4 million customers
Streatham Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
The personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed after a division of Carphone Warehouse was hit by a "sophisticated" cyber attack, the mobile phone retailer has said. The encrypted credit card information of up to 90,000... Read more
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Bury Times
Carphone Warehouse data breach could affect 2.4 million customersThe personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed afte
Carphone Warehouse data breach could affect 2.4 million customers
Bury Times / Posted 24 days ago
The personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed after a division of Carphone Warehouse was hit by a "sophisticated" cyber attack, the mobile phone retailer has said. The encrypted credit card information of up to 90,000... Read more
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Gazette
Carphone Warehouse data breach could affect 2.4 million customersThe personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed afte
Carphone Warehouse data breach could affect 2.4 million customers
Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
The personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed after a division of Carphone Warehouse was hit by a "sophisticated" cyber attack, the mobile phone retailer has said. The encrypted credit card information of up to 90,000... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Carphone Warehouse records breachedTHE personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed afte
Carphone Warehouse records breached
Adelaide Now / Posted 24 days ago
THE personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed after a division of Carphone Warehouse was hit by a "sophisticated" cyber attack. THE encrypted credit card information of up to 90,000 people may have been accessed during... Read more
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guardian-series
Carphone Warehouse data breach could affect 2.4 million customersThe personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed afte
Carphone Warehouse data breach could affect 2.4 million customers
guardian-series / Posted 24 days ago
The personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed after a division of Carphone Warehouse was hit by a "sophisticated" cyber attack, the mobile phone retailer has said. The encrypted credit card information of up to 90,000... Read more
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Herald Sun
Carphone Warehouse records breachedTHE personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed afte
Carphone Warehouse records breached
Herald Sun / Posted 24 days ago
THE personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed after a division of Carphone Warehouse was hit by a "sophisticated" cyber attack. THE encrypted credit card information of up to 90,000 people may have been accessed during... Read more
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Weekly Times
Carphone Warehouse records breachedTHE personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed afte
Carphone Warehouse records breached
Weekly Times / Posted 24 days ago
THE personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed after a division of Carphone Warehouse was hit by a "sophisticated" cyber attack. THE encrypted credit card information of up to 90,000 people may have been accessed during... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Carphone Warehouse records breachedTHE personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed afte
Carphone Warehouse records breached
The Courier Mail / Posted 24 days ago
THE personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed after a division of Carphone Warehouse was hit by a "sophisticated" cyber attack. THE encrypted credit card information of up to 90,000 people may have been accessed during... Read more
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Harrow Times
Carphone Warehouse data breach could affect 2.4 million customersThe personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed afte
Carphone Warehouse data breach could affect 2.4 million customers
Harrow Times / Posted 24 days ago
The personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed after a division of Carphone Warehouse was hit by a "sophisticated" cyber attack, the mobile phone retailer has said. The encrypted credit card information of up to 90,000... Read more
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Gazette News
Carphone Warehouse data breach could affect 2.4 million customersThe personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed afte
Carphone Warehouse data breach could affect 2.4 million customers
Gazette News / Posted 24 days ago
The personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed after a division of Carphone Warehouse was hit by a "sophisticated" cyber attack, the mobile phone retailer has said. The encrypted credit card information of up to 90,000... Read more
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This is West Country
Carphone Warehouse data breach could affect 2.4 million customersThe personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed afte
Carphone Warehouse data breach could affect 2.4 million customers
This is West Country / Posted 24 days ago
The personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed after a division of Carphone Warehouse was hit by a "sophisticated" cyber attack, the mobile phone retailer has said. The encrypted credit card information of up to 90,000... Read more
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