Man pleads guilty to Celebgate hacks

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A US man is charged with hacking the Apple iCloud and Gmail accounts of celebrities and stealing nude photos and videos from them. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Google urges self-drive rules shake-up

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Google and other tech firms tell US lawmakers that individual states should be prevented from creating a patchwork of self-driving car laws. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Xbox announces cross-platform play

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Xbox gamers will soon be able to play online against people using other systems such as PC and possibly even Playstation, Microsoft has announced.. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Chinese hackers turn to ransomware

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Chinese hackers are using malware that hijacks computers and demands payment to unlock them, security experts say. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Google loses Android appeal in Russia

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Google fails to overturn a Russian ruling that said it broke competition laws by bundling several of its Android services together. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Bangladesh bank boss quits over fraud

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The head of Bangladesh’s central bank resigns after cyber-thieves stole more than $100m from the country’s foreign currency reserves. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology