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Drive-by attack relies on hacked GoDaddy accounts

The Angler exploit kit is using subdomains created by cybercriminals on real domain name accounts as part of its infrastructure

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Uber buys deCarta to improve mapping and arrival estimates

Uber is acquiring deCarta to improve the mapping technology in its app

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Snowden willing to face trial in US, if it's fair

The NSA leaker's lawyers are negotiating a return to the US to face charges

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Valve reveals Steam Link, a $50 box built for Steam in-home game streaming

Valve's taken the wraps off its Steam Machine plans for GDC 2015, and the biggest surprise is the Steam Link, a tiny set-top box built solely as a Steam in-home streaming conduit.

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Valve finally announces next-gen Source 2 engine, and it's free too

The next-gen Source engine is here, 11 years after the first version shipped with Counter-Strike: Source and Half-Life 2

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FREAK is another serious flaw in the Web's encryption

US export restrictions on encryption technology from the 1990s have come back to haunt the modern Web.

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Box snaps up Subspace for heightened BYOD security

New containerized browser technology will tighten enterprise controls

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European group wants 5G to be 100x faster than 4G

The 5G PPP also wants the future standard to account for the Internet of Things.

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Twitter CFO floats idea of newspaper-like 'daily edition'

Finding new ways to curate tweets is high on Twitter's agenda.

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Android users spammed with fake Amazon gift card offers

Text messages promising free gift cards deliver only spam instead.