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ISIS spread its reach through Twitter with 46,000 accounts

The Brookings Institute finds that even while the social network deleted thousands of accounts associated with the terrorist group in 2014, new ones kept popping up.

By March 8, 2015

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Twitter founder, employees face new death threats from ISIS

A message allegedly posted on behalf of the terrorist group vows that "your virtual war on us will cause a real war on you."

By March 2, 2015

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Twitter staff received death threats from ISIS, admits CEO

Twitter is removing the militant group's accounts as they crop up, citing such accounts as violations of its terms of service.

By October 10, 2014

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Isis Wallet becomes Softcard to avoid confusion with militant group

Mobile-payment service wants to distance itself from extremist group the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, also called ISIS.

By September 3, 2014

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Dear sexists, this is what engineers actually look like

Technically Incorrect: In response to criticism of an ad featuring a female engineer, the Twitter hashtag #Ilooklikeanegineer attracts pictures of the sort of people that some wouldn't expect.

By August 4, 2015

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Isis Mobile Wallet to change name

Since the term "Isis" has become synonymous with a terror group, the digital-payment service is now working on rebranding.

By July 7, 2014

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Isis' plan to jump-start mobile payments: 1M free smoothies

The mobile payments joint venture is partner with Jamba Juice to give free smoothies to customers who pay with their smartphones.

By October 16, 2013

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'Darkode' goes dark: Police shut down infamous cybercrime marketplace

The forum was used by cybercriminals to buy and sell malicious software, stolen data and more. It was, says an official, the "most sophisticated English-speaking forum for criminal computer hackers in the world."

By July 15, 2015

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Isis CEO: Foundation is here for mobile payments

The path to using your phone to pay for goods has been a long and windy one, but the head of Isis believes the time is right.

By February 25, 2014

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Verizon iPhone users get a crack at Isis Mobile Wallet

Verizon Wireless is now offering a special NFC-enabled case for iPhone customers so they can use the Isis Mobile Wallet, which leverages NFC technology for tap-and-go payments via smartphones.

By February 6, 2014