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Target hack strips banks and credit unions of $200M

The widespread security breach reportedly compromised 40 million credit and debit cards, which are costing banks a pretty penny to reissue.

By February 18, 2014

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Zeus botnet steals $47M from European bank customers

New variant dubbed "Eurograbber" intercepts bank text messages sent to mobile phones to defeat two-factor authentication process.

By December 5, 2012

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Facebook's banks reportedly make $100M 'stabilizing' stock

Bloomberg reports that Morgan Stanley and the other underwriters made a bundle trading the stock to keep it from sinking.

By May 23, 2012

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From 'WarGames' to Aaron Swartz: How U.S. anti-hacking law went astray

The 1983 movie "WarGames" led to an anti-hacking law with felony penalties aimed at deterring intrusions into NORAD. Over time, it became broad and vague enough to ensnare the late Aaron Swartz.

By March 13, 2013

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Mobile payments to send money like a text within 18 months

With just a phone number, customers of banks including Barclays, HSBC and Lloyds could send money from their phone by 2014.

By January 15, 2013

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Ethernet makes way from home to car

The need for faster networking among automotive components has led companies such as Micrel and Marvell to develop Ethernet solutions capable of operating in the automotive environment.

By October 11, 2012

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Boom mobile money service helps spread the wealth

The service, set up by m-Via, allows migrant workers in the U.S. to set up a mobile bank account and more cheaply send funds back to people in their home country.

By November 15, 2011

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Tech Awards: Water-cleaning device, solar in a suitcase

Winners of the annual Tech Awards, sponsored by San Jose's Tech Museum, are honored for their projects, which are improving people's lives around the world.

By October 21, 2011

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CNET to the Rescue: We are done with PCs (and Macs)

Brian Cooley joins us today for an epic rant about re-installing Windows yet again. Also, great topics from listeners, including updating Android phones, using an iMac as a TV, and using solar power on laptops.

By May 18, 2011

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CNET to the Rescue: Reuse, repair, and re-wire

Dong Ngo joins us to discuss how he re-wired his house for gigabit networking. Plus, your questions answered, including rescuing old laptops from evil malware, and stretching out battery life on a MacBook.

By May 4, 2011