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New scheme earmarks rural 'notspots' for superfast broadband

A new scheme will let Brits identify areas that don't have superfast broadband, and hopefully get them connected before long.

By Mar. 3, 2014

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Foxconn managers arrested for alleged kickback scheme

Vendors reportedly had to bribe managers to get their foot in the door as iPhone parts suppliers.

By Jan. 22, 2014

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Hackers transform EA Web page into Apple ID phishing scheme

One of the game maker's servers is breached -- allowing hackers to create a phony Apple log-in screen that prompts users for personal information. EA says it now has the situation under control.

By Mar. 19, 2014

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13 indicted in $2M gas station card-skimming scheme

Pump-mounted devices used Bluetooth chips that allowed the thieves to retrieve the data without having to physically connect to the devices, prosecutors allege.

By Jan. 22, 2014

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iPhone trade-in scheme comes to UK Apple Stores

Bored of your old iPhone? Apple will take it off your hands -- as long as you buy a slightly cheaper new one.

By Oct. 14, 2013

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US charges 5 more in $45M global cybercrime scheme

Prosecutors say the defendants participated in a crime ring that robbed thousands of ATMs using bogus magnetic strip cards.

By Nov. 18, 2013

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Correction: Feds accuse five of hacking scheme

An earlier version of this story incorrectly included MasterCard as one of the companies affected, based on a Reuters report. MasterCard was not cited in the indictment.

By Jul. 25, 2013

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U.S. charges 8 in $45M global cybercrime scheme

New York-based cell used information gleaned from two hacks to create bogus debit cards to quickly steal millions from bank machines in Manhattan.

By May. 9, 2013

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Comcast reportedly cooking up new anti-piracy scheme

The new approach would target people illegally downloading copyrighted content by displaying a message with links to buy or rent the item legally, says Variety.

By Aug. 6, 2013

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Feds accuse five men of largest U.S. hacking scheme

Cyberattacks against the Nasdaq, J.C. Penney, and others led to "hundreds of millions of dollars" in losses, say federal prosecutors.

By Jul. 25, 2013