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proxies

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Proxy adviser backs Apple in stock buyback fight with Icahn

Institutional Shareholder Services tells clients that the activist investor's buyback proposal is unnecessary in light of recent stock repurchases and dividend payouts.

By February 9, 2014

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New Gmail image server proxies raise security risks

While Gmail's new policy of automatically loading images by default may have some people excited, it comes at a security sacrifice.

By December 12, 2013

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Somebody app delivers messages via the nearest human

Somebody is a messaging app that sends the message, not to you, but the closest Somebody user to you -- who then has to hunt you down to deliver the contents.

By August 28, 2014

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​As security breach reports mount, experts fear alert fatigue

The geopolitical landscape is ripe for hacks, attacks, and exploits, but just because big breaches are being reported more often doesn't mean you should stop caring.

By August 22, 2014

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Tricera Hi-Tops make your feet dino-mite

These Cretaceous kicks will make feet fancy for the coolest kid in town.

By August 17, 2014

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Top proxy firm ISS likes SoftBank's offer for Sprint

Institutional Shareholder Services -- a consultant to mutual funds and other large investors -- says the deal would give Sprint the money it needs to buy spectrum. It remains mum on Dish Network's rival, preliminary offer.

By June 1, 2013

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Symantec: Russian criminals sell Web 'proxy' with backdoors

Anyone who thought they were downloading Web proxy software was instead installing a Trojan horse tied to a Russian black hat operation.

By October 8, 2012

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How to stream the World Cup

The 2014 FIFA World Cup is set to kick off on June 12 in Brazil. Here's how you can tune in on all of your devices.

By June 6, 2014

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Apple yanks proxy proposal after judge backs Einhorn

The company removes a proposal that would eliminate its ability to issue "blank check" preferred stock without investor approval.

By February 22, 2013

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Court backs Einhorn bid to stop Apple proxy vote

Legal victory for hedge fund manager's bid to force Apple to share more of its wealth with investors.

By February 22, 2013