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Twitter Says Hackers Downloaded Private Account Data

July 19 2020 | TW News Correspondent

Twitter has confirmed hackers made use of tools that were supposed to have only been available to its own staff to carry off Wednesday's hack attack.

The breach saw the accounts of Barack Obama, Elon Musk, Kanye West and Bill Gates among other celebrities used to tweet a Bitcoin scam.

Twitter also revealed the perpetrators had downlo...
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Major US Twitter Accounts Hacked In Bitcoin Scam

July 16 2020 | TW News Correspondent

Billionaires Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates are among many prominent US figures targeted by hackers on Twitter in an apparent Bitcoin scam.

The official accounts of Barack Obama, Joe Biden and Kanye West also requested donations in the cryptocurrency.

"Everyone is asking me...
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Google Launches Hieroglyphics Translator Powered By AI

July 16 2020 | TW News Correspondent

Google has launched a hieroglyphics translator that uses machine learning to decode ancient Egyptian language.

The feature has been added to its Arts & Culture app. It also allows users to translate their own words and emojis into...
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Huawei 5G Kit Must Be Removed From UK By 2027

July 15 2020 | TW News Correspondent

The UK's mobile providers are being banned from buying new Huawei 5G equipment after 31 December, and they must also remove all the Chinese firm&...
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Huawei: UK Prepares To Change Course On 5G Kit Supplier

July 14 2020 | TW News Correspondent

The UK government is preparing to change course over the role of Huawei in its 5G telecoms network.

Six months after agreeing it could have a limited role, ministers look set to exclude the Chinese company, with no new equipment installed from next year.

The move is in part a result of pressure from Washington.

However, the precise time frame and details of the phase-out will be crucial...
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Coronavirus: How Can We Make Post-Pandemic Cities Smarter?

July 13 2020 | TW News Correspondent

Streets have been eerily quiet in recent months as coronavirus lockdowns imposed by governments around the world hit the pause button on normal life.

And while many people have missed the shops and cafes, ma...
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Dell XPS 13 2020 Review: A Fantastic But Flawed Laptop

July 12 2020 | TW News Correspondent

Dell’s XPS 13 squeezes more screen, more power and even Windows Hello face recognition into a tiny frame, but trips up over software issues.

The XPS 13 is Dell’s top-of-the-line compact laptop and start...
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Fugaku vs COVID: The Fast And The Fatal

July 12 2020 | TW News Correspondent

With over nine million infected and nearly half a million lives lost, the COVID-19 pandemic has seized the world’s attention for several months. It has also...
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‘90pc Important Services To Be Digital By 2021’

July 11 2020 | TW News Correspondent

The government plans to provide 90 per cent of important services digitally by 2021.

As per the plan, 90 per cent citizens will be brought under internet facilities within next year.

State Minister for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Zunaid Ahmed Palak gave the information while addressing a virtual talk show on the creation of a digital...
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