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U.S. Banks Again Hit by Wave of Cyberattacks

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For the last week, hackers struck the Web sites of several American banks with so-called denial of service attacks. The attacks appear to be the second wave of a hacking campaign that began in September, when a hacker group calling itself Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Cyber Fighters took credit for a...
U.S. Banks Again Hit by Wave of Cyberattacks

Anti-Islam Film Blocked in India

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Google said its YouTube video-sharing site in India has blocked access to a video that negatively depicts the Prophet Muhammad....
Anti-Islam Film Blocked in India

The Exclusive Silicon Alley 100 After Party, Celebrating The Coolest New York Tech Accomplishments of 2012 [PICTURES]

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Business Insider celebrated the accomplishments of the brightest tech stars in New York last Thursday. After the annual SA 100 party at the New York Stock Exchange, big-name tech stars like Shafqat Islam of NewsCred and Brian Distelburge of Yext headed to the official after party at Andaz Wall Street. If you...
The Exclusive Silicon Alley 100 After Party, Celebrating The Coolest New York Tech Accomplishments of 2012 [PICTURES]

YouTube blocks anti-Islam video in Saudi Arabia

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Google has restricted access in Saudi Arabia to a controversial movie trailer on YouTube that mocks the Prophet Muhammad, the company said Wednesday, taking the total number of countries where it has blocked the video to six....
YouTube blocks anti-Islam video in Saudi Arabia

Twitter Stands Up to Pakistan

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Twitter was blocked in Pakistan for much of Sunday because it would not remove tweets that were considered "offensive to Islam." The tweets were encouraging the Draw Muhammad Day (#DrawMuhammadDay) competition, which prompted users to post images of Islam's Prophet Muhammad to Facebook. Even though some of the images posted...
Twitter Stands Up to Pakistan

Pakistan bans YouTube amid furor over anti-Islam video

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Prime minister calls the clip "blasphemous," and instructs the Ministry of Information to block access to the video site. [Read more]...
Pakistan bans YouTube amid furor over anti-Islam video

Mahdi 'Messiah' malware targeted Israel, Iran PCs

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Trojan with references to Islam, Farsi language, and Israel-Iran conflict is found on hundreds of PCs in the Middle East. [Read more]...
Mahdi 'Messiah' malware targeted Israel, Iran PCs

Brazil jails Google chief for not removing YouTube videos

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The Latin American country demands that the Web giant take down videos denigrating political candidates, as well as the anti-Islam film that sparked protests across the Middle East. [Read more]...
Brazil jails Google chief for not removing YouTube videos

Google Won't Rethink Anti-Muslim Video Status

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Google said it would not comply with a White House request to reconsider the anti-Islam video that has set off violent protests, saying it did not violate its terms of service regarding hate speech....
Google Won't Rethink Anti-Muslim Video Status

I Haven’t Changed My Tune on Islam in the USA « Foehammer’s Anvil

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I Haven’t Changed My Tune on Islam in the USA « Foehammer’s Anvil

Wikileaks Links Benghazi Embassy Attack to Assange's Handling in U.K.

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Wikileaks has flown into a firestorm this morning after it linked the storming of the U.S Embassy in Benghazi to the treatment of Julian Assange. The original tweet, "By the US accepting the UK siege on the Equadorian embassy in London it gave tacit approval for attacks on embassies around...
Wikileaks Links Benghazi Embassy Attack to Assange's Handling in U.K.

Wells Fargo is latest bank to be hit by cyberattacks

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As several banks experience outages, one group claims responsibility, saying it's retaliating for the anti-Islam movie and will continue its onslaught until the film is taken off the Web. [Read more]...
Wells Fargo is latest bank to be hit by cyberattacks
Hardware hack adds wireless charging to iPhone 4S [video]

New threats to block YouTube

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Google, which owns YouTube, responds to countries calling for the banning of an anti-Islam American amateur movie...
New threats to block YouTube

Egypt Court Orders YouTube Ban

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An Egyptian court ordered the video-sharing website YouTube to be blocked in the country for a month after the site declined to remove an American-made video clip that was deemed insulting to Islam....
Egypt Court Orders YouTube Ban

Twitter Blocked By Pakistan's Censors On Blasphemy Grounds

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News updates all day from your Fast Company editors.Yesterday the telecoms authorities in Pakistan ordered a nationwide blocking of the entirety of Twitter, at the instruction of the country's Ministry of Information. Twitter was accused of linking to a competition on Facebook that involved posting images of the prophet Muhammed--an act...
Twitter Blocked By Pakistan's Censors On Blasphemy Grounds

Wells Fargo warns of ongoing DDOS attacks

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Wells Fargo warned on Tuesday that its website is being targeted again by a distributed denial-of-service (DDOS) attack. The bank said most of its customers were not affected. "For customers who are having difficulty accessing the site and mobile banking, we encourage them to try logging on again as...
Wells Fargo warns of ongoing DDOS attacks

In Egypt, Video Inciting Violence Blocked

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YouTube has blocked a video attacking Islam's Prophet Muhammad in Egypt, where angry protests were sparked by outrage at the video....
In Egypt, Video Inciting Violence Blocked

Judge refuses to order removal of anti-Islam video from YouTube

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A judge in California refused on Thursday to order YouTube to pull down a controversial anti-Islam movie trailer that has sparked violent protests at U.S. diplomatic missions in many Middle East countries, according a spokeswoman for the plaintiff's attorneys The Armenta Law Firm....
Judge refuses to order removal of anti-Islam video from YouTube

Countries list net name protests

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International governments file more than 250 objections to new net names including proposals for .app, .baby and .islam....
Countries list net name protests

Booting Up: Is Your News Feed About to Get More Crowded?

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Gotcha! (Photo: In the Capital) The FTC is said to be wondering whether it can actually pull off an antitrust case against Google, as consumers don’t seem too bothered by the company’s putting its own services before those of competitors. [Bloomberg] Facebook is testing adding upcoming events and recently released...
Booting Up: Is Your News Feed About to Get More Crowded?

Islam's linkage to terrorism is overstated, stereotypical

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Islam's linkage to terrorism is overstated, stereotypical
10,000 UK protestors demand Google censor anti-Islam video

Ayaan comments on CNN. Anyone sick of Islam yet? http://bit.ly/9geqPg /via @SamHarrisOrg

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Ayaan comments on CNN. Anyone sick of Islam yet? http://bit.ly/9geqPg /via @SamHarrisOrg
Egypt blocks YouTube for one month for hosting anti-Islam movie that sparked riots

The Daily Campus - Islam's linkage to terrorism is overstated, stereotypical

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The Daily Campus - Islam's linkage to terrorism is overstated, stereotypical

The Financial Times predicts more digital subscribers than it sells print copies by end of year

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By the end of the year, the Financial Times could have more digital subscribers than it sells print copies, FT.com‘s managing director Rob Grimshaw predicted this week during an on-stage interview with NewsCred‘s CEO Shafqat Islam as part of the Internet Week New York. According to Grimshaw, who has been heading the newspaper’s digital...
The Financial Times predicts more digital subscribers than it sells print copies by end of year

RT @GRIMACHU #Islam - Ready for 'Everybody Draw Mohammed day' my card game 'Make a Mo' is up for download: http://tinyurl.com/34bp43m

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RT @GRIMACHU #Islam - Ready for 'Everybody Draw Mohammed day' my card game 'Make a Mo' is up for download: http://tinyurl.com/34bp43m
FBI arrests 24 hackers in $205M credit card fraud scheme

Glenn Beck Rallies Troops For Revolution Against TV

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Glenn Beck still rails against his usual enemies, from the “hardcore socialist left” to “extreme Islam.” Now there is a new target: mainstream television. After parting company with Fox News last year, Mr. Beck took his message of outrage and self-reliance online. He launched an Internet video network called GBTV,...
Glenn Beck Rallies Troops For Revolution Against TV
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