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HP reports strong first quarter results

HP, which houses the hardware business of former Hewlett-Packard Co, reported a better-than-expected revenue and profit in the first quarter as the company sold more personal computers and printers.

Written by Reuters23 Feb. 18 09:34

Twitter cracks down on tactic used to spread fake stories

Twitter Inc said on Wednesday it would no longer allow people to post identical messages from multiple accounts, cracking down on a tactic that Russian agents and others have allegedly used to make tweets or topics go viral.

Written by Reuters22 Feb. 18 09:30

Facebook will use US mail to find election ad buyers

Facebook Inc will start using postcards sent by U.S. mail later this year to verify the identities and location of people who want to purchase U.S. election-related advertising on its site, a senior company executive said on Saturday.

Written by Reuters19 Feb. 18 09:33

US publicly blames Russian for 'NotPetya' cyber attack

The United States on Thursday publicly blamed Russia for carrying out the so-called NotPetya cyber attack last year that crippled government and business computers in Ukraine before spreading around the world.

Written by Reuters16 Feb. 18 08:51

Researchers to be rewarded with cryptocurrency

A group of academics and technology experts will soon launch a blockchain-powered network that will reward quality research with its own cryptocurrency called Mosaic.

Written by Reuters15 Feb. 18 09:01

IBM sues former exec hired by Microsoft

​IBM is suing its former executive Lindsay-Rae McIntyre, who was named Microsoft Corp's new chief diversity officer over the weekend.

Written by Reuters13 Feb. 18 17:02

Thousands of U.K. and U.S. websites infected with cryto-mining malware

​Thousands of websites, including ones run by U.S. and UK government agencies, were infected for several hours on Sunday with code that causes web browsers to secretly mine digital currencies, technology news site The Register reported.

Written by Reuters12 Feb. 18 08:54

Twitter reports unexpected profit, shares jump

Twitter on Thursday delivered its first quarterly profit and an unexpected return to revenue growth helped by expansion outside the United States, pushing shares in the social network to more than two-year highs.

Written by Reuters09 Feb. 18 09:09