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Sony looks for possible North Korea link in hacking incident: report

Sony looks for possible North Korea link in hacking incident: report

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Sony Pictures Entertainment is investigating to determine if hackers working on behalf of North Korea might be responsible for a cyber attack that knocked out the studio’s computer network earlier this week, the technology news site Re/code reported.   The attack occurred a month before Sony Pictures, a unit of Sony Corp, is [...]

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Europe’s space-based, laser-powered data highway passes early test

Europe’s space-based, laser-powered data highway passes early test

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – A European satellite beamed images to earth using new laser-based communications technology on Friday, opening the way for uninterrupted and near instantaneous viewing of natural disasters being sent to governments and relief agencies. The images were a test of a 450 million euro ($562 million) space data highway being constructed. Called European [...]

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Canadian startups woo Silicon Valley expats for top jobs

Canadian startups woo Silicon Valley expats for top jobs

TORONTO (Reuters) – Technology startups in Canada are seeking to lure back expatriates from Silicon Valley with the promise of executive roles, generous stakes and the chance to stamp their mark on a nascent industry. Michael Katchen is one of the first. He came home to Toronto after helping to build and then sell a [...]

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