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Intense media attention has focused on consulting firm Cambridge Analytica and reports of its methods to access data from more than 50 million Facebook users . "People's trust is the most important thing we have, and that is how we make those decisions". Now there are calls to delete Facebook profiles and turn away from authorizing the respected outlets with our data.
  • Leader Of Hacker Group That Stole $1 Billion From Banks Arrested

    Leader Of Hacker Group That Stole $1 Billion From Banks Arrested

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    The cyber-thieves got their malware injected into bank networks by sending the key staff of the banks booby-trapped phishing emails, said Europol . "It clearly goes beyond raising awareness on cyber security and demonstrates the value of our partnership with the cyber crime specialists at Europol".
  • Special status: YSRCP asks its MPs to resign from LS

    Special status: YSRCP asks its MPs to resign from LS

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    Naidu said he will visit New Delhi on April 2 and 3 to meet representatives of all political parties to seek their support for a stir that the TDP seeks to continue until the BJP-led Centre concedes the demand for special status. "We have been honest and sincere on the issue from announcing the resignation to the no-confidence motion and have placed them before the people". He was apparently referring to TDP also moving a notice for no-confidence motion against the Narendra Modi government ...
  • Team Dynamics unveil new look Honda Civic Type R challenger

    Team Dynamics unveil new look Honda Civic Type R challenger

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    The interior of 2019 Honda Insight has premium soft-touch materials and an instrument panel with real stitching. In the cabin there's an eight-inch touchscreen infotainment system complete with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration, as well as standard Honda Sensing features.
  • New Zealand Index MSCI Ishares (ENZL): Ichimoku Levels in Focus

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    Based on the lastest quarterly filings, institutions continue to be large stakeholders in MSCI Inc. Finally, Vident Investment Advisory LLC purchased a new position in shares of Msci in the third quarter valued at $229,000. Important factors to focus when evaluating a stock's present and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. The company has a quick ratio of 2.09, a current ratio of 2.09 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 5.18.
  • Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, (NYSE: DB) - Risk Factors' Analysis

    Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, (NYSE: DB) - Risk Factors' Analysis

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    Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. now owns 60,077 shares of the apparel retailer's stock valued at $1,774,000 after acquiring an additional 9,732 shares during the period. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $0.06/share. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock.
  • Calls to probe Facebook, data firm on privacy

    Calls to probe Facebook, data firm on privacy

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    The Chicago Tribune reports the lawsuit filed by Cook County State's Attorney Kimberly Foxx on behalf of IL residents brings one consumer fraud count each against Facebook and Cambridge Analytica. The FTC declined to confirm reports that it has opened an investigation into the latest concerns about Facebook. The FTC investigation into Facebook was confirmed by Tom Paul, Acting Director of the Federal Trade Commission's Bureau of Consumer Protection.
  • Rare Kills Controversial

    Rare Kills Controversial "Death Tax" Update to Sea of Thieves

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    Rare initially responded saying that there will be no Death Cost in PvP scenarios when players are battling other pirates but in the latest statement from the devs, they've announced that the feature has been completely axed. This was announced by Rare executive producer Joe Neate, where he revealed the cancellation of the Death Cost in Sea Of Thieves in a recent tweet .
  • Miguna 'refused' Kenyan entry

    Miguna 'refused' Kenyan entry

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    Shortly before his deportation, which came after Odinga enraged the government by staging a symbolic "swearing-in ceremony", Miguna was charged with treason. Mr Miguna's Emirates flight EK19 will touch down at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport at 2.30pm where he will be met by ODM members led by Senate Minority Leader James Orengo, his family and his legal team that has worked round the clock to secure his return.
  • China started trading its own crude oil futures

    China started trading its own crude oil futures

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    On the other hand, global stocks, which have proven to be a significant influence on crude prices, came off six-week lows due to expectations that the US and China will soon begin trade talks rather than undertake an all-out trade war. Still, China offers the potential for a deep, liquid market, buoyed by an explosion of interest from mom-and-pop investors that has supported its vast commodities derivative markets from apples to iron ore in Shanghai, Zhengzhou and Dalian.
  • Foxconn Announces That They Will Be Acquiring Belkin

    Foxconn Announces That They Will Be Acquiring Belkin

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    Foxconn is best known as the manufacturing partner for the Apple iPhone line-up, and also handles manufacturing for InFocus, Nokia and Sony Playstation, among others. The acquisition of Belkin includes Linksys , Phyn and Wemo. It employs 1.3m workers worldwide and is headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan. Post-acquisition, it is understood that Chet Pipkin will continue to lead the company as a subsidiary under Foxconn Interconnect Technology (FIT).
  • Will sell giant 'Lego-like' building bricks

    Will sell giant 'Lego-like' building bricks

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    With digging well underway on his futuristic, high-speed tunnel transit system, Elon Musk has a fun idea for all the rock being torn up by The Boring Co. He says they are super strong, lightweight and "guaranteed to be Flamethrower-proof" (via Electrek ). Musk who is personally valued at approximately 20 billion United States dollars recently had a new compensation plan approved by the board of Tesla .
  • JD Sports gets foot in United States with $558 million Finish Line buy

    JD Sports gets foot in United States with $558 million Finish Line buy

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    A purchase of Finish Line , which operates concessions in Macy's department stores, would give JD a significant presence in the USA sports market after the United Kingdom company expanded into other European countries. Cowgill says Finish Line has many similarities to JD with a strong bricks and mortar offering complemented by an advanced and well-invested digital platform.
  • Lowe's investors cheer search for new CEO

    Lowe's investors cheer search for new CEO

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    About 1.72M shares traded. Hanesbrands Inc. (NYSE:HBI) has declined 23.23% since March 26, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 18.90% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 1.04 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.01, from 1.03 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 43 investors sold HBI shares while 189 reduced holdings.
  • Dana ups GKN offer by $140m

    Dana ups GKN offer by $140m

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    With the deadline for GKN shareholders to accept or reject Melrose's £8.1bn bid fast approaching on Thursday both sides are bound by strict takeover rules that restrict the type of information that can be put into the public domain. American manufacturer Dana has increased its offer to combine with Redditch-based GKN's driveline division by $140m (£100m). Melrose's offer values GKN at 458p per share but the engineer said it believes the deal "fundamentally undervalues" the company.
  • 2M Spotify users downloaded a hacked app to block ads

    2M Spotify users downloaded a hacked app to block ads

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    Due to the number of "fraudulent" users, Spotify has reduced its monthly active user count from 159 million to 157 million. Essentially, it will just let anyone who holds its stock to start trading shares publicly on the New York Stock Exchange next week, without offering any new stock that would raise the company a bunch of fresh money.