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Dashlane's list of "Worst Password Offenders" put crypto owners on 3rd position

The list of disgraceful passwords has some evergreens to offer, which are among the worst passwords every year, and one has to ask oneself why this knowledge has still not prevailed with all peo...

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Nissan sues Ghosn's sister while Renault finds no irregularities in his pay

Nissan sues Ghosn's sister while Renault finds no irregularities in his pay

At the center of the dispute is Nissan's claim that the apartment contains three safes that the carmaker says it found there. In addition to charges against Ghosn and Kelly, prosecutors have also in...

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Tencent to issue equity in its Music arm to shareholders

Tencent to issue equity in its Music arm to shareholders

The deal adds to the US$8 billion raised in United States first-time share sales by Chinese companies this year, more than double the same period in 2017, data compiled by Bloomberg show. And partly...

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Johnson & Johnson Hid Findings Of Asbestos In Baby Powder For Decades

Johnson & Johnson Hid Findings Of Asbestos In Baby Powder For Decades

Following the report , the publicly traded company's shares plummeted by more than 11 percent. The company's stock dropped by more than 10 percent on December 14 after publication of the bombshel...

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Qualcomm wants China to ban the iPhone XS and XR

Qualcomm wants China to ban the iPhone XS and XR

According to Qualcomm, the patents allow people to edit and resize photos on a phone and to manage apps by using a touchscreen. The injunction, which is preliminary and subject to rounds of appeals, c...

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Mississauga Becomes the Latest Community to Shun Ontario Cannabis Retail

Mississauga Becomes the Latest Community to Shun Ontario Cannabis Retail

Toronto Mayor John Tory says not allowing retail stores to operate in the city would only serve to encourage the black market. "I asked the question on the conference call I had repeatedly - 'If you...

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Japan's best three telcos to prohibit Huawei, ZTE arrange gear: Kyodo

Japan's best three telcos to prohibit Huawei, ZTE arrange gear: Kyodo

The exclusion applies to current equipment and next-generation 5G equipment, Kyodo reported without citing sources. The decision came on the heels of a December 7 announcement by the Japanese gover...

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Trump seizes on France attack to push border wall

Trump seizes on France attack to push border wall

At least five other times, the president said Mexico would pay for the wall in various tweets on january 6, 2017, and january 8, 2017. Mexican President said the border wall was not discus...

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Apple to build $1 bln campus in Texas

Apple to build $1 bln campus in Texas

The company announced in January that it would invest $30 billion in United States facilities and create 20,000 American jobs by 2023 . " Apple is proud to bring new investment, jobs and opportuni...

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Someone left a human heart on a Southwest Airlines flight

Someone left a human heart on a Southwest Airlines flight

A Southwest spokesperson said the decision was made that Flight #3606 would return to Washington after "we learned of a life-critical cargo shipment onboard the aircraft that was meant to stay in Sea...

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From hemp to organic foods, farm bill embraces change in rural US

From hemp to organic foods, farm bill embraces change in rural US

Under the farm bill, hemp would be removed from the federal list of controlled substances and hemp farmers will be able to apply for crop insurance. The House also brewed some controversy in its pro...

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Kotex tampons recalled after reports of unraveling upon removal

Kotex tampons recalled after reports of unraveling upon removal

A voluntary recall has been issued for Kotex tampons after reports of pieces of the tampon breaking off in the body. Some consumers have had to seek medical attention to remove tampon pieces left in...

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UK PM Theresa May ends tour without EU Brexit concessions

UK PM Theresa May ends tour without EU Brexit concessions

To cling on to power May will need the support of more than 50% of the 315 Conservative MPs to stay in office - 158 in total. Rolls-Royce said it had "the required capacity" to deal with a no-deal Br...

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Will uphold credibility and autonomy: Shaktikanta Das, new RBI Governor

Will uphold credibility and autonomy: Shaktikanta Das, new RBI Governor

He said, "The Government acknowledges with deep sense of appreciation the services rendered by Dr Urjit Patel to this country both in his capacity as the Governor and the Deputy Governor of the RBI"...

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OPEC production cut fails to spark crude revival

OPEC production cut fails to spark crude revival

The price of Brent crude oil was up at the start the week on Monday, after the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPEC ) and its oil-producing allies agreed Friday to trim output by 1.2 m...

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Google CEO tells Congress why Trump comes up on searches for 'idiot'

Google CEO tells Congress why Trump comes up on searches for 'idiot'

Pichai has said he wants Google to be in China serving Chinese users. Pichai reiterated Google's position that it has no plans "right now" to re-enter China with a search engine generating censo...

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Google, Facebook in ACCC cross-hairs

Google, Facebook in ACCC cross-hairs

The preliminary report also questioned whether social media companies were willing to curb fraudulent advertising and also queried the use of algorithms to track what content is being viewed by users...

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Bail hearing for Huawei CFO continues for third day in Vancouver court

Bail hearing for Huawei CFO continues for third day in Vancouver court

Ms. Meng's bail hearing resumed Monday morning with lawyers questioning a former Mountie and head of a private firm on his plan to have former police officers keep tabs on Ms. But a ministry spokesman...

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Gold Dips Despite Safe Haven Appeal - Theresa May Calls off MPs' Vote

Gold Dips Despite Safe Haven Appeal - Theresa May Calls off MPs' Vote

Europe still agrees and says it's not negotiating anything with Donald Tusk warning tonight "as time is running out" they would begin preparing for a no deal scenario. However, the Prime Minister's ...

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Macron must unify France as unrest is hurting economy: Le Maire

Macron must unify France as unrest is hurting economy: Le Maire

Among steps the government is considering are abolishing taxes on overtime, speeding up tax cuts and an end-of-year bonus for low-income workers. French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said Pres...

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China court bans iPhone sales in patent dispute

China court bans iPhone sales in patent dispute

According to Apple , iOS 12 , the newest version of the iPhone operating system, doesn't violate the two patents. "We deeply value our relationships with customers, rarely resorting to the courts...

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RBI Governor Urjit Patel resigns citing personal reasons

RBI Governor Urjit Patel resigns citing personal reasons

He has been in the Reserve Bank of India for about six years as deputy governor and governor. "The support and hard work of RBI staff, officers and management has been proximate driver of Bank's c...

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Tokyo prosecutors charge Carlos Ghosn, Nissan over financial violations

Tokyo prosecutors charge Carlos Ghosn, Nissan over financial violations

Greg Kelly, a close aide of Ghosn and an ousted Nissan representative director, was arrested along with Ghosn on Nov 19 for alleged conspiracy. The SESC handles matters related to the Financial In...

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Nissan recalling 150,000 vehicles in Japan over improper testing

Nissan recalling 150,000 vehicles in Japan over improper testing

Ghosn and his close aide Greg Kelly, who was arrested along with the former chairman last month, are also expected to be indicted. The prosecutors now suspect that the pair also underreported Ghosn'...

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Tumblr to ban all adult content in two weeks

Tumblr to ban all adult content in two weeks

The site defines adult content ias "photos, videos or GIFs that show real-life human genitals or female-presenting nipples, and any content-including photos, videos, GIFs and illustrations-that depict...

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Uber files confidential paperwork to go public

Uber files confidential paperwork to go public

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.'s $25 billion US listing in 2014 is the largest-ever IPO . Uber shared its third quarter financial results recently, with net losses up 32 percent quarter-over-quarter ...

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Chrysler to open factory in Detroit, weeks after GM layoffs

Chrysler to open factory in Detroit, weeks after GM layoffs

Rather than stop heavy-duty Ram output in Saltillo, Mexico, Fiat Chrysler may keep producing them there, in addition to starting new assembly of them in Warren. CRMD institutional ownership i...

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Swath of US South faces wintry mess: Snow, sleet, freezing rain

Swath of US South faces wintry mess: Snow, sleet, freezing rain

The National Weather Center said Sunday a strong storm "passing just south of the southeast USA coast early Sunday morning will result in a high impact winter storm from extreme northeast Georgia ...

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Trump Says Trade Talks With China 'Going Very Well'

Trump Says Trade Talks With China 'Going Very Well'

US President Donald Trump said in a Twitter statement on 7 December that the trade talks between Washington and Beijing are proceeding well. But the spokesman did not provide more specific deta...

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Red kettles raise money for The Salvation Army

Red kettles raise money for The Salvation Army

It is unknown how much money was in the kettle at the time. And the volunteers, we have as many volunteers as are willing to call in and we'll put them to work. The Salvation Army has provided food,...

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