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Popular electricity smart meters in Spain can be hacked, researchers say

By Eric Auchard FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Network-connected electricity meters installed in millions of homes across Spain lack essential security controls, according to two researchers who say the vulnerabilities leave room for hackers to carry out billing fraud or even cause … Continue reading

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It’s Getting Harder To Pass On Popular

ByProfit Fan: Unpredictable is probably the best way to describe how the market is going to react to news, and I mean any news, that comes from the major banks operating in Puerto Rico. Though, to be fair, when it … Continue reading

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China cracks down again on popular messaging app WeChat

Chinese authorities have launched another crackdown on Tencent Holdings Ltd's popular social messaging app WeChat, closing dozens of popular accounts, media reported on Friday, as China tightens its control of the Internet. China Business News and Hong Kong's South China … Continue reading

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Popular Vietnamese Blogger Jailed Over Critical Posts – Radio Free Asia

NDTV Popular Vietnamese Blogger Jailed Over Critical PostsRadio Free AsiaA court in Vietnam on Tuesday ordered a popular blogger and rights campaigner jailed for two years over articles critical of government leaders in a conviction he slammed as a blow … Continue reading

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Vietnam becomes popular destination for luxury cruise ships – Thanh Nien Daily

SGGP Vietnam becomes popular destination for luxury cruise shipsThanh Nien DailyOn February 6, French luxury cruise ship Le Soleal left Saigon Port in Ho Chi Minh City with 200 French tourists. The vessel and its passengers had spent eight days … Continue reading

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Vietnam becomes popular destination for luxury cruise ships – Thanh Nien Daily

Thanh Nien Daily Vietnam becomes popular destination for luxury cruise shipsThanh Nien DailyOn February 6, French luxury cruise ship Le Soleal left Saigon Port in Ho Chi Minh City with 200 French tourists. The vessel and its passengers had spent … Continue reading

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Flappy Bird creator says popular game will fly no more

By Nguyen Phuong Linh HANOI (Reuters) – The developer of Flappy Bird, currently the most popular free mobile game on Apple App Store and Google’s Android Play store, has announced that he is taking the game down at midnight (1700 … Continue reading

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Sewage reveals the popular drugs of the world’s cities

An anecdote from a student over drug use at the University of Puget Sound led one professor to test sewage in an effort to gauge the use of illegal drugs. "The amphetamine levels go through the roof during finals," says … Continue reading

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LinkedIn, Pinterest more popular than Twitter: study

More U.S. adults use LinkedIn and Pinterest than Twitter, but that website attracts a greater proportion of blacks and young adults than do its social media peers, a Pew Research Center study released on Monday showed. The figure was 22 … Continue reading

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Have Index Funds Become Too Popular?

It’s the big lie. Active management wins in inefficient markets (such as small or emerging market stocks). Active management wins in bear markets. And now, thanks to Yahoo Finance’s Aaron Task, we can add to that list active management wins … Continue reading

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